Thor is coming to Europe/Middle east

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  1. Thorlifter

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    I just accepted an I.T. manager position for a project that will put me in Antwerp for about 5 months, then Saudi Arabia for about a year. Very excited and nervous about the position, but really looking forward to the journey it will take me on.
     
  2. DerAdlerIstGelandet

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    Congrats! Enjoy all the amazing things you will see and do.
     
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    #3 Marcel, Jan 31, 2014
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    You will be within 50 km from me when you're in Antwerp.
    Maybe I can drop by for a well deserved belgian beer :)
     
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    Wow...congrats!

    You might be able to make it up for the UK meetup next summer, too!
     
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    Awesome man, congratulations!
     
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    Congratulations mate, well deserved!
     
  7. Vic Balshaw

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    Many Congrats Roland, make the most of it while in Europe, waste not one weekend. Do you by chance know where you will be in Saudi, big country with not a lot in it, but I suspect Riyadh.
     
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    Many congratulations Thor and well done
     
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    Great news mate! Let the adventures begin!
     
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    Bring down the thunder Thor! Good luck!
     
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    Congrats, Thor! :)
     
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    Great !!! Congratulations Pal. :thumbright: :thumbleft:
     
  13. Thorlifter

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    Thank you everyone.

    Vic, I will be in Al Jubail, if I'm saying that right.

    Marcel, Yeah we absolutely need to meet up for a beer or two.
     
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    Great, when will you be there?
     
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    Great stuff, and you should be safe enough in both places - no Hippocroccofrogs that I know of in either !
     
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    Congrats! Should be a great adventure.
     
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    That’s over in the gulf area, just north of Al Khobar an nice steamy part of the world. Spent a couple of years there in the mid 70s but of course it will be much changed by now. If you get the chance though try to make a trip to Al Hofuf which is a large inland oasis where there is a huge irrigation system and millions of date palms. It's well worth a visit.
     
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    Congrats man !
     
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    .....a one man crusade? :lol:
     
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    Ok, I'm in Antwerp. bored bored bored. No car to get around (yet). I don't have any euro's and need to find where to exchange dollars for them. And this place has a million speed camera's so I don't even know if I want to drive anywhere.
     
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