Blog Entries tagged 'buildings'
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- Kathmandu to Border with TibetWhy do people have 'bucket lists' or 'life lists' as the more positive amongst us prefer to call them! And why do Buddhists believe all life is suffering? I was reflecting on this - or at least i would have Posted by Mick G in Nepal | Nov 16, 2013
- Strolling along the riverside[i]This walk, as introduced to me by a university Professor, is made up of two legs - City of London and Bankside - and can take anything from a couple of hours to a full day, depending on how many Posted by Hachiko in Anytime - Anyplace - Anywhere - Any way | Nov 14, 2013
- KathmanduKathmandu is one of those cities that quite literally, takes your breath away. Every aspect of life,as well as death,is contained within this relatively small city. With 1.7 million people living here, it is by far the biggest concentration of Posted by Mick G in Nepal | Oct 27, 2013
- HueWhen we arrived in Hue it was pouring, and our taxi driver tried to cheat us. Everyone, especially taxi drivers it seems, can't be nice. Hue, much smaller than Hanoi is more manageable. While there Posted by jonshapiro in Vagabonding at 60 | Oct 20, 2013
- San Francisco - Day 3 - Castro, a cruise and Coit TowerWe got up early and decided to follow the suggestion given by Joe and Misch the night before and head to Castro for breakfast. We hopped on the light railway and got off exactly in front of the place they Posted by dindiosk in California | Oct 15, 2013
- Lower ManhattanIt's the last Sunday of my around the world trip and time for the last big item on my bucket list - Lower Manhattan. I had already explored [[http://francisworldtrip.travellerspoint.com/136/|Mid Manhattan]] and the [[http://francisworldtrip.travell Posted by FrancisRTW in My Career Break Trip around the World | Jun 9, 2013
- Horse riding and the sacred valley
...horse riding. So we got saddled up on our horses with our guide. Mine was a grey and black girl named Sapphire who was used to following the leader, so whenever Brad or Victor's horses came close she would turn Posted by Kirstyonwroot in Peruvian adventure! | Oct 4, 2013
- Trip to Philippines 2013 Part 1===Before the trip:===
Today 04.10.2013 Is it just a week left to my trip to Philippines and I beginning to pack a little and see what I am going to take whit me on the trip. Since the suitcase can't be Posted by Odd-Arne in My travels around the world | Oct 3, 2013
- Peru – East and West of the AndesHaving never been to South America before it took a while before deciding that Peru would be our destination. Ultimately, it became a straight choice between the land of the Incas and Argentina but a closer look revealed that the Posted by david.byne in New Territory | Sep 29, 2013
- Rio to Lima
Yesterday we had to get up at 1.30 am to catch our flight. I woke up sick a Posted by Kirstyonwroot in Peruvian adventure! | Sep 27, 2013
- On land and on waterAnother huge day.
This morning we walked ourselves ragged - got lost many times - this is the first place Deb has become disoriented and not been able to tell which way is north (and according to our guide this afternoon, Posted by debsonthemove in The Barron's big adventure | Sep 25, 2013
- Oh the places I have beenOk so I have a confession to make.. I am kind of a blog whore... I have numerous blogs around cyberspace and I can't seem to stop writing them.. Hence the reason I am writing another one here!
So I have Posted by Seznz in Sarah's Travels | Sep 24, 2013
- No man is an IslandEat olives in Greece... olives, tzatziki, Gyros, yogurt and lots of meat on a stick. We visited Greece during the European summer of 2012. I was still licking my wounds after my dreams of wedded bliss were derailed and Posted by ForeignProblems in #Foreignproblems | Sep 20, 2013
- A mean time in GreenwichGreenwich is like a mini-London in its own right, albeit with a relaxed more spacious overtone. Checking it out is a automatically themed day trip of nautical navigation and scientific pursuits.
[img=http://photos.travellerspoint.com/484888/IMG_5475.j Posted by Dohscovery in Ameizing Andventures | Sep 5, 2013
- Capitol Hill and the White HouseTours of public buildings tend to be free in the USA but often have to be booked up a long time ahead (as I found out to my cost when trying to visit the US Mint in Denver). I was Posted by FrancisRTW in My Career Break Trip around the World | Jun 5, 2013
- A taste of the SmithsonianThe Smithsonian Institute is massive; its nucleus of over a dozen large museums lining the top end of the National Mall in Washington is the largest museum complex in the world. It was founded in 1846 using 105 sacks Posted by FrancisRTW in My Career Break Trip around the World | Jun 4, 2013
- Ok, I'm hereHello there internet users!
I am terribly sorry that I have not written in a while. When I got to Beijing there was no wifi at the hotel, and then I was on a train for a day. Posted by Ida.gocrazy in Wandering, Not lost | Aug 26, 2013
- Roaming through Rome
'Rome is the city of echoes, the city of illusions, and the city of yearning.
Giotto di Bondone'
This was to be our first solo trip together. We had both travelled previously but it was always within the comforts of pre-packaged tour Posted by ForeignProblems in #Foreignproblems | Aug 26, 2013
- Entering the great imperial walled city of Xi'anWe rose early to have our breakfast in the buffet at the Overlook Hotel, said goodbye to Jack Torrance and the rest of the staff, and headed out the door to get to the airport for our 9:50. Oops...scratch Posted by Kwpres in A US History Teacher in Asia | Aug 20, 2013
- From Turkey to ChinaIt started as a faint idea 4 months ago,
My son had arrived to Teach in the same school as me, and I was looking forward to working with him and having some company for the first time in 6 years.
After Posted by TravelnTurkey in Travel In Turkey | Aug 19, 2013
- Chengdu: It feels like the Chicago of ChinaAt this point, I think it's proper to give a tip of the hat to Larry and Qin Herzberg. Their "China Survival Guide" was full of "heads up" issues that the new traveler to China should be aware of. Posted by Kwpres in A US History Teacher in Asia | Aug 17, 2013
- Doplomat Hotel (Cebu)Hotel/Resort name: Diplomat Hotel
Booking Year: 2012
Price: from 1.224 PHP
Staff service: OK but there are room for improvement
Standard rooms: Good and clean, look a little old an Posted by Odd-Arne in Hotel and Resort Review | Aug 17, 2013
- Captain's Log: Stardate 16-8-2013 SupplimentalOk, no pics on this one. We are waiting for our flight to Chengdu and it's late "due to air traffic congestion."
So, let's have a little fun on the "small game." A phony Q & A session. Posted by Kwpres in A US History Teacher in Asia | Aug 16, 2013
- Romania 15th JulyToday we arrived in Bucharest, the capital of Romania. Unfortunately it lacks the charm of the rest of the villages and towns in the rest of the country. If this is the only part of Romania people see, it would Posted by Dohscovery in Ameizing Andventures | Aug 14, 2013
- Romania 14th JulyToday was a very touristy day. First stop was Bran Castle, which is thought of as Dracula's castle by many, though he was not the main resident if he even was one at all. This place sees 6000 visitors a Posted by Dohscovery in Ameizing Andventures | Aug 13, 2013