Blog Entries tagged 'buildings'
Travel Blogs Entries tagged 'buildings'
- BesakihOur driver for the day was waiting for us at 9 for the trip we had booked to Penglipuran, Pura Kehan and Besakih the largest temple in Bali. It took about an hour to get to Penglipuran, a preserved working Posted by RoyandIngrid in Carry On Travelling... | Feb 2, 2016
- Taman UjungWe woke to find a large praying mantis in our room and the inevitable early morning rain shower. The sun was quite quick to appear though with a large rainbow over the mountains. We had a final breakfast overlooking Posted by RoyandIngrid in Carry On Travelling... | Jan 24, 2016
- Geoffrey Bawa's - The Blue Water in Sri Lanka
We planned a short trip of 3 nights and 4 days to Sri Lanka from Dubai, during the Eid break of Sep 2015. This was our first trip with our baby who was then 10 Posted by deeptisubraya in let's go! | Dec 30, 2015
- Day 74 - Turquoise BayThose who went whale shark watching left earlier but we got to lie in until 6, pack, have breaky (pancakes) at 7, and then went off to tour the nearby bays.
We started with Vlaming Head Lighthouse near Cape Range National Posted by pkd064 in Karen and Perry's Oz trip | Jul 4, 2012
- Udaipur....Venice of East !!Udaipur is a major city in the Indian state of Rajasthan. It is the historic capital of the kingdom of Mewar in the former Rajputana Agency. Maharana Udai Singh of the Sisodia clan of Rajputs founded the city in Posted by anuj1975 in The Beautiful India.... | Dec 27, 2015
- Chania, CreteAn hour from Rethymno, Chania is Crete's second largest city and certainly more beautiful than Heraklion. There is an old Venetian port with a lighthouse and ancient walls, as well as an even older part of the city with Posted by jonshapiro in Vagabonding at 60 | Dec 21, 2015
- Day 1: Emerald Princess!Yesterday I returned from a fantastic Caribbean cruise aboard the Emerald Princess. I will make one post for nearly every day (like I did for Costa Rica last summer), so here is day 1:
After taking an evening United Airlines flight Posted by skwclar in Birding Around the World | Dec 20, 2015
- Fun in the Cuban sun[center]Our flight from Cancun to Havana was slightly tainted with the worry of possibly having zero money. You see, Australian bank cards are difficult if not impossible to use in Cuba, through the advise of a friend, we each got Posted by TakeOnTheWorld in Fun in the Cuban sun | Dec 17, 2015
- Heraklion, CreteWe seem to have a serendipitous knack for arriving in places during times of celebration. Heraklion, the largest city in Crete is very lively today, as this is their Independence Day, when the Greeks defeated the Turks some 200 Posted by jonshapiro in Vagabonding at 60 | Dec 12, 2015
- Fun in the Cuban sunBefore I start this off, I would like to clarify the title. Although not actually impoverished, it is the only way I can describe this incredible, amazing, friendly, crazy, heartbreaking, beautiful place.
Crumbling buildings shoulder restored masterpiec Posted by TakeOnTheWorld in Fun in the Cuban sun | Dec 8, 2015
- Athens, GreeceIn Athens we stayed outside the downtown area in a small hotel, close the the business school of the University. However it was a short subway ride away from Monasteraki and the old city. The modern city has Posted by jonshapiro in Vagabonding at 60 | Dec 8, 2015
- Robben Island Being a big fan of Nelson Mandela, Robben Island was high up on my bucket list. Even though we could spot the island from Cape Town itself (the closest parallel I can think of is Staten Island and New York Posted by Xin Zhi in XinZhi's South African adventures | Nov 30, 2015
- Kruger National Park - South African SafariWhen I decided to visit South Africa, I knew that I couldn’t leave the country without seeing its famous wildlife. But there were so many parks and safaris available so I did some homework on which to choose. Kruger National Posted by Xin Zhi in XinZhi's South African adventures | Nov 30, 2015
- Mt. Aetna and Siracusa (Sicily)To get to Sicily we took the ferry to Messina, which was quick and easy.
Then we drove on to Nicolosi, near the slopes of slopes of Mt. Aetna, which took Posted by jonshapiro in Vagabonding at 60 | Nov 30, 2015
- Basilica of Our Lady of Peace, a place of worship?Is the 2 hour drive to the cathedral actually worth it? The answer is yes! If you keep reading you will find out more...
First of all if you want to get to the cathedral you have to take Posted by milestheblogger in Is Ivory Coast A Scam? | Nov 29, 2015
- Jaswant Thada...JodhpurIn the 19th century Jaswant Thada , a royal cenotaph was built in commemoration of Maharaja Jaswant Singh II, the 33rd Rathore ruler of Jodhpur. The son of Maharaja , Maharaja Sardar Singh, in the memory of his father, built Posted by anuj1975 in The Beautiful India.... | Nov 25, 2015
- Cusco Baby!!!Jetlagged, exhausted, and with the quickly dawning realisation that speaking a few words of a language is vastly different to partaking in a conversation of it, we hailed a cab from Cusco airport. Trick for new players- the cabbie's fares Posted by 2kiwicompaneros in Viva South America!! | Nov 12, 2015
- An Art Deco City Rises from the Ashes
Although we had seen quite a number of the Art Deco buildings in Napier, I was looking forward to seeing more on the tour we had booked for today. Before that we had a filling cooked Posted by Gill's Travels in Round the World in 140 days | Oct 19, 2015
- Perspectives on Auckland
A good nights sleep did wonders for our morale and we woke up really looking forward to our day in Auckland. One of the things that I was hoping we might be able to do was Posted by Gill's Travels in Round the World in 140 days | Sep 30, 2015
- so yeah, tes==fsdfsd==
here test again bla Posted by mmentzer in testtravelling | Sep 7, 2015
- My first 3 days!I had started writing something very lengthy and wonderful and it never saved, so that is why this is my first post since I have arrived in Lima. I was very frustrated and have since calmed down.
My journey to Lima Posted by alexandrang98 in 10 meses en San Borja | Sep 3, 2015
- Halong Bay TravelPLAN YOUR HALONG BAY VACATION
A visit to the north is not complete without a trip to Halong Bay, where placid waters give way to more than 3,000 limestone karsts and wind-sculpted limestone formations jut from foggy lagoons. Dotting the bay Posted by Kiên in Vietnam Travel Blog | Sep 1, 2015
- Our Much Awaited Arrival in Sydney
Today we flew from Melbourne to Sydney and I met up with my cousin Carrie for the first time in over 20 years. We were up fairly early so that we could finish our packing and hav Posted by Gill's Travels in Round the World in 140 days | Aug 31, 2015
- One famous little Red mill at the centre of everythingCan you believe it’s only 30 minutes flying time and, for me, just 200 miles from home. Even Manchester is further!! Paris, the French capital and London’s nearest rival for best European city. But did you know that Paris is Posted by david.byne in New Territory | Aug 28, 2015
- Hemis Monastery..the last post !!Situated around 45 km south of Leh, the Hemis Monastery is the most important monastery belonging to the Drupka order. The history of the monastery states that it was founded by Stagsang Raspa Nawang Gyatso in 1630.
[img=http://photos.travellerspoint.c Posted by anuj1975 in The Beautiful India.... | Aug 25, 2015