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05/29/2013 03:37:18 PM · #251
Originally posted by tome:

It's ok, just keep it quiet, that Italian guy has connections...

Don Vito

Message edited by author 2013-05-29 15:37:34.
05/29/2013 04:19:17 PM · #252
They seem to like each other.
05/29/2013 04:53:51 PM · #253
Hi Lost,
I'm so glad to see you again and to see that you are doing well! I'm sure you will enjoy your time with Tome.
If you two sit together with one or two (or three ) beer, you can tell him what's happened to you in the past 5 weeks.
I want to tell you, Oliver and I have found a small variation of big bird from sesame street on the stairs of a condo some days before. Copyrighted_Image_Reuse_Prohibited_1071054.jpgWe wanted to send him to look after you.
But now little big bird will follow your journey on DPC .
Have a nice time and take care of yourself!
Many greetings from Germany!
05/30/2013 10:39:27 AM · #254

I didn't want to go public with this, but I had a word with this guy...


Message edited by author 2013-05-31 04:46:18.
06/02/2013 04:35:40 AM · #255
Lost took a trip to the beautiful old town Ohrid yesterday
after a good breakfast
On the way, he met some new friends
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Then, finally in Ohrid!
He insisted on climbing up the hill to King Samuil's fortress
All in all it was a perfect day!
Many more photos from the Ohrid tour coming up.

Stay tuned for his last adventure in Macedonia today :) tomorrow he flies to Italy.
06/02/2013 05:24:35 AM · #256
Happy to see he's enjoying his travels! I shared the pictures on Facebook with my 8 yr old niece. She thought the whole thing was really cool and asked "When can he come and stay with me?" I thought that was quite cute. I think she thought it a bit odd that so many adults were having fun with a soft cuddly toy penguin, but...
06/02/2013 06:16:45 AM · #257
Nice to see this going again.
06/02/2013 10:55:04 AM · #258
world cruise without the airport queues - bring it on...
06/04/2013 07:43:37 AM · #259
All right... Lost is on his way to Alessandro in Italy. Bye bye little one, we had the best weekend together - wouldn't mind a couple more, but the world awaits. Best of luck on your journey, make the people around you smile, do your magic just as you did with us.
Future hosts, beware... you are not prepared for the amount of cuteness. He is an adorable penguin, you might will be tempted to keep him.
06/04/2013 10:02:01 AM · #260
Thank you Tome, if you could post them to facebook or send them to me so I can update FB that would be great thanks.
06/04/2013 11:54:40 AM · #261
Excellent Tome! Happy travels Lost
06/04/2013 12:30:49 PM · #262
I will post a few more here. In a few days and you will find all photos in full res, in the SugarSync folder. Mak I hope that's OK.
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Check this one, set up by my son
06/05/2013 10:48:40 AM · #263
Lost reached the place of pasta and pizza :)
06/05/2013 01:15:55 PM · #264
Great news!
06/06/2013 03:19:02 AM · #265
Originally posted by Alexkc:

Lost reached the place of pasta and pizza :)

may need a new, larger box?
06/06/2013 01:28:28 PM · #266
Is Lost enjoying Italy??
06/06/2013 06:11:12 PM · #267
Lost is enjoying every minute here :)

For sure I'll buy a new and larger box!

Tomorrow we'll be heading towards the mountains for the weekend. On Sunday I'll post some pics!
06/06/2013 06:32:07 PM · #268
damn, i missed lost by just a few weeks. now i'll have to wait 'til the end of the year before i can actually see lost in person.
06/06/2013 07:00:38 PM · #269
I'm getting his room ready for arrival - hope he's ready for the wild west!!
06/07/2013 04:59:36 AM · #270
Is this up to date list?

Mak England 1
paynekj England 2
Tiny UK North Wales 3
Giles_UK UK 4
SaraR England York 5
Salmiakki Finland 6
raish Norway 6A
h2 Germany 7
tome Macedonia Skopje 8
AlexKC Italy 8A
flaherma Canada Alberta 9
Enlightened Canada Ontario 10
Snaffles Canada Ontario 11
RyanW Canada Ontario 12
RAyEthier Canada Ontario 13
MarkB USA NY 14
PennyStreet USA NY 15
Techo USA NY 15A
Bear_Music USA Massachusetts 16
PennyClick USA Massachusetts 16
bohemka USA Massachusetts 17
CEJ USA Massachusetts 18
cryan USA Vermont 19
karmat USA North Carolina 20
vawendy USA Virginia 21
sempermarine USA Virginia 21A
colorcarnival USA Ohio 22
MattO USA Missouri 23
ambaker Usa Missouri 24
cowboy221977 USA Louisiana 25
LydiaToo USA Georgia 26
grahamgator USA Florida 26A
FourPointX USA Florida 27
spiritualspatula USA Colorado 28
Poser USA Colorado 29
smardaz USA Washington 30
sfalice USA California 31
GeneralE USA California 32
hihosilver USA California 33
Cuttooth USA Hawaii 34
StefanJSimons New Zealand 35
pamb Australia 36
Beetle Australia 37
thrumyiis Australia 37A
daisydavid Australia Sydney 38
alexlky Malaysia 39
Pug-H Japan 40
Harveyg Republic of South Africa, Johannesburg 41
kasaba Republic of South Africa, Gauteng Province 42
RianBotes Republic of South Africa, Gauteng Province 43
Silent-Shooter Republic of South Africa, Gauteng Province 44
Ammie Republic of South Africa, Free State Province 45
sulamk Republic of South Africa, Mpumalanga Province 46
darnok Republic of South Africa, Western Cape 47
06/07/2013 08:40:16 AM · #271
so he is about to come to North America...yeah
06/09/2013 07:02:38 PM · #272
Hi guys!

Lost spent a wonderful weekend with my family. My wife Loredana kept calling him Pinguino... I don't know if it's ok for him, but nevermind ;)

A couple of hours driving to reach Castelluccio di Norcia, one of the landscape photographers paradise.

He was very tired so he decided to take a nap before visiting the place:


I can say that my little son Andrea is already in love with that lovely Lost:


As soon as we went out Lost met an old friend and decided to fly with him:


But Castelluccio di Norcia is really famous for its flowers. Despite of being in the mountains (1400 metres above sea level), June and July are flowering time. So Lost and Andrea have been playing together for a while:


Lost was impressed. He decided to walk stagger following the main road:


Later Andrea and his mother were tired so Lost and I kept on taking photos and planning a couple of time-lapses:

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Next morning Lost was quite hungry so he had breakfast with us:


It seemed it was not enough so we took some tea for him:


After the breakfast we left Castelluccio and reached Norcia, a nice town, famous for its food. Lost decided to visit the historic centre:


Weather was very hoy so Lost needed a fountain spilling fresh water:


But as I said before, Norcia is famous for its food and Lost was attracted by these shops:

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Later he insisted to pay for our lunch:


It's impossible to be in Italy and not eating a pizza:

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But not only pizza. Gelato is one of the best things in Italy:


Maybe he ate too much stracciatella!


The weekend could have been perfect but a tragic event happened. I received a couple of photos... see what happened:


They sent me a couple of messages:

Lost is ours, Lost is in trouble!


Let's see what will happen tomorrow...

06/09/2013 10:38:15 PM · #273
Oh no!! I knew Italy wasn't a safe place to send him!!!
06/10/2013 05:40:44 AM · #274
Originally posted by vawendy:

Oh no!! I knew Italy wasn't a safe place to send him!!!

There is a negotiation going on right now... I'm sure I can save him!
06/10/2013 07:04:09 AM · #275
Originally posted by Alexkc:

Originally posted by vawendy:

Oh no!! I knew Italy wasn't a safe place to send him!!!

There is a negotiation going on right now... I'm sure I can save him!

Il pinguino è in pericolo...
Well use your connections and the history teacher with the guns!
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