Blog Entries tagged 'churches'
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- From coffee city Lviv to the gorgeous capital Kiev!After having a first taste of Ukraine, we were up for more, we decided to take a train 550km more east to the capital Kiev! And by far, this is our favorite city ever visited! Once again, we were taken Posted by chantalvdleek in Chantal's travel blog | May 26, 2015
- [Florence] Il Duomo - Florence Cathedral
Previous entry: [[http://kurodatenshi.travellerspoint.com/27/|[Florence] I paid 10 Euros to go window-shopping at The Mall]]
The Duomo, also known as the Florence Cathedral, is very near o Posted by kurodatenshi in A Singaporean's maiden trip to Europe | May 20, 2015
- Minister welcomes local govt survey results The first ever survey of how ratepayers view the performance of their local government is being welcomed by Local Government Minister Paula Bennett.
The inaugural New Zealand Local Government Survey, released today, is part of Local Government New Zeal Posted by Carter1111 in news | May 20, 2015
- Balancing act for House Democratic Leader Pelosi on trade
WASHINGTON (AP) — House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi faces a balancing act over trade legislation before Congress.
It's a top priority for President Barack Obama. But it's overwhelmingly opposed by House Democrats. That leaves Pelosi caught in th Posted by Carter1111 in news | May 20, 2015
- German backpacker survives icy fall on Mt TongariroA 19-year-old German backpacker has been hospitalised after sliding 50 metres down an icy slope near the summit of Mt Tongariro today.
The man and his three companions were hiking over the Tongariro Alpine Crossing about 1pm when he slipped and Posted by Carter1111 in news | May 20, 2015
- [Rome] Picturesque Piazza NavonaPrevious entry: [[http://kurodatenshi.travellerspoint.com/23/|[Rome] The Pantheon, home to tombs of the illustrious dead]]
When we arrived at Piazza Navona, w Posted by kurodatenshi in A Singaporean's maiden trip to Europe | May 16, 2015
- [Rome] The Pantheon, home to tombs of the illustrious deadPrevious entry: [[http://kurodatenshi.travellerspoint.com/22/|[Rome] Gothic Church Santa Maria Sopra Minerva]]
The Pantheon we see in Rome today is the third version of its original version rebuilt in 126 AD after the first two were burnt down in a fi Posted by kurodatenshi in A Singaporean's maiden trip to Europe | May 15, 2015
- [Rome] Gothic Church Santa Maria Sopra Minerva[center][/center]
Previous entry: [[http://kurodatenshi.travellerspoint.com/21/|[Rome] Capitoline Hill, Piazza del Campidoglio & Roman Forum]]
Santa Maria Sopra Minerv Posted by kurodatenshi in A Singaporean's maiden trip to Europe | May 15, 2015
- [Vatican City] St Peter's Basilica Makes Me Feel TinyPrevious Entry: [[http://kurodatenshi.travellerspoint.com/17/|[Vatican City] Vatican Museums & Sistine Chapel]]
St Peter's Basilica is considered the most renowned masterpiece of Renaissance architecture, one of the largest churches in the world, and Posted by kurodatenshi in A Singaporean's maiden trip to Europe | May 13, 2015
- [Vatican City] Vatican Museums & Sistine ChapelPrevious entry: [[http://kurodatenshi.travellerspoint.com/16/|A bondafide busy trattoria experience outside Vatican City, and St Peter's Square]]
The Vatican Museums is made up of many rooms displaying different collections of sculptures, tapestries, p Posted by kurodatenshi in A Singaporean's maiden trip to Europe | May 12, 2015
- European Trip April 2015I finally left London April 2nd at 8:30 a.m. for Paris via Eurostar train. It was a 2 hr and 15 min. trip.(comfortable) I had some sleep on the train. I must have fallen asleep while the train was Posted by martza in European Trip April 2015 | May 11, 2015
- [Vatican City] St Peter's SquarePrevious Entry: [[http://kurodatenshi.travellerspoint.com/15/|[Rome] Hotel Alexandra]]
To get to Vatican City, we took the metro from Barberini station to Ottavianio station. It was a very short journey, and then from the station, we just had to follow Posted by kurodatenshi in A Singaporean's maiden trip to Europe | May 11, 2015
- EAT, PRAY, LOVEFlying to California at the crack of dawn..ETA... half past noon. First stop on the Southern California trip is San Diego. We are staying at the Loews Coronado . The " things to do and Posted by Linda Fluckiger in Living a Dream | May 10, 2015
- Black Sand and Green LightsFly North for three hours from London and you arrive in Reykjavik, the capital city of Iceland. In a country of just over 300,000 people, around 125,000 Icelanders live in the city.
We landed late afternoon at what felt like an Posted by david.byne in New Territory | Apr 16, 2015
- Selfoss to VikMonday dawned with clear blue skies but freezing! We had hoped to see the Northern Lights from our room but no luck so we were tired after trying to stay up. We enjoyed the good buffet breakfast then went for Posted by RoyandIngrid in World Wide Wanderings | Apr 9, 2015
- Exploring The Reykjanes PeninsulaWe left the UK on Friday night with a remarkably quick journey to Heathrow in rush hour which along with a delayed flight led to a long wait at the airport! We landed to freezing cold temperatures in the strong Posted by RoyandIngrid in World Wide Wanderings | Apr 9, 2015
- Better Hot than NeverI knew it was going to be hot. Really, I did. In fact, that was one of the pluses for going to Nicaragua.
We got into Managua, Nicaragua around 1:30am Saturday morning after a one hour delay
leaving Ft. Lauderdale. Posted by Jengt in Jenny sees the World | Mar 29, 2015
- A Two-Day Trek around Luxembourg and LorraineI spent this last weekend on an ESN trip that consisted of a power-visit to the city of Luxembourg on Saturday (we arrived at about 11am, then hit the road again at 5pm) and Metz, in the Lorraine region of Posted by NKammerer in Où je me trouve… | Mar 24, 2015
- Villa de LeyvaLocated in the Valle de Saquenzipa in Boyacá, Villa de Leyva is a historic colonial town that in 1954 was declared a National Monument of Colombia. Located about three and half hours north-east of Bogotá, the town preserves its timeless Posted by Charles Lemos in Have iPad Will Travel | Feb 16, 2015
- Quito - Ecuador28th December
After flying back to Guayaquil I retrieve my bag and take another flight straight to Quito where I am met at the airport by Pedro, the taxi driver sent by my hostel, and who gives me a kiss. Posted by Lifeis4living in 6 months in South and Central America | Jan 4, 2015
- More snapshots of ParisMy French expat friend Evelyn gave me an extensive list of must-do's in Paris and this entry is largely in honor of her success in laying out some great recommendations.
First, I went down to the Jardin des Plantes in Paris.
But Posted by tdeits in Around the world in 2014 | Dec 7, 2014
- An Irish Letter to the Grave As I pen this final letter to my precious mother I know she will be smiling at me as I struggle to carry on a tradition I have had with her, a tradition of a weekly letter to her regardless Posted by Rianda in Traveller Down Under | Nov 26, 2014
- Living the high life in NYCWe landed at JFK around 2:30 in the afternoon on Saturday 25th October and by 4:30 we were at our hotel; The Roosevelt on the corner of East 45th Street and Madison Avenue. We hadn’t planned much on our first Posted by david.byne in New Territory | Nov 13, 2014
- ETHIOPIA BLOG 2/5
The highlight of our trip was destined to be the four-day 4x4 off-road adventure to the Danakil Depression, the otherworldly geological landscape in the embattled border region between Posted by genowers in Genowers Are Off Again | Oct 27, 2014
- There is lots to do in Barcelona..We had three days in Barcelona and it just flew by, because there is so much to see and do, besides the 'football'. Here are a few things we did :
Barcelona is a City by Gaudi! Me and my husband Posted by deeptisubraya in let's go! | Oct 25, 2014