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So after years (ok, decades) of contemplating, changing my mind, establishing a career, etc...I'm finally starting my tattoo collection.

Travel has been the catalyst. Maui and San Francisco started things off, and I'm looking forward to London in February.

Thank you to all of the veteran contributors - I'm a research nut and you've been very helpful!

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Cool concept

Getting tattoos while traveling allows you to get some very unique experiences from that city/ area.

And it allows you to get work from artists normally out of range

What do you have so far?

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@misterJ - I've been trying to get tattoos that somehow reflect the traditional style of the places i visit, so I got a polynesian style maui hook in Hawaii and a traditional eagle from Matt Howse in San Francisco - Matt is an outstanding tattooist an all around great guy.

I'm crossing my fingers that I can get into Frith Street in February.

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