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- Travels &/or Food ~ getting to know others==my first holiday== away from home,
===in the forties, was it ?=== i have a few photos , to be unearthed from the dusty boxes,
but the mind is an incredible storage of pictures and happenings.
What do i remember
. . . Posted by kenhuocj in Travels educate, food delights | Feb 25, 2017
- Abbaye Notre-Dame de Sénanque and Roussillon Up early and checked our laundry. It’s been windy since we arrived; we hung laundry to dry and the wind immediately stopped. Laundry was still damp so we Posted by Beausoleil in Provence in September | Feb 22, 2017
- Bichl - Very charming little village in southern BavariaI had planned to visit Bichl since several years because I had seen and read so much about its beautiful little church. But it took until August 2016 until I finally managed to do so.
Wat can I say?
To me it Posted by Trekki in Bavarian Discoveries | Feb 22, 2017
- Arles -- art, history, bull fighting Up early and had breakfast. Checked tourist brochures in a basket here then packed cameras and set off for a day in Arles. We managed to get there i Posted by Beausoleil in Provence in September | Feb 21, 2017
- A quiet Sunday visiting Eygalières and Chapel St. Sixte Woke and all managed to shower without problems. We had ghosts slamming doors last night so no one got much sleep. Drove to G Posted by Beausoleil in Provence in September | Feb 19, 2017
- Ewigkeitssonntag - Eternity Sunday
The last Sunday of the church year, five weeks before Christmas, is celebrated as memorial day for the defunct in the Protestant churches. The older name was Totensonntag (Sunday of th Posted by Kathrin_E in Germany's Calendar | Feb 14, 2017
- Pfingsten - Pentecost/Whitsunday
Pfingsten is celebrated on the 50th day after Easter and marks the coming of the Holy Spirit and is the birthday of the worldwide church. Unlike Christmas and Easter there are no tradition Posted by Kathrin_E in Germany's Calendar | Feb 13, 2017
- Himmelfahrt/Vatertag - Ascension/Fathers DayThe Ascension of Christ is celebrated 39 days after Easter and 10 days before Pentecost, so it is always on a Thursday. It is a public holiday in the whole of Germany, meaning that shops are closed and public transport Posted by Kathrin_E in Germany's Calendar | Feb 13, 2017
- Weißer Sonntag - "White Sunday"
Weißer Sonntag is not to be mixed up with Whitsunday (Pentecost, Pfingsten). It is the first Sunday after Easter when the catholic parishes traditionally celebrate the first Holy Co Posted by Kathrin_E in Germany's Calendar | Feb 13, 2017
- It's time to turn east . . .
We were trying to get a feel for the entire country in a month . . . an impossible feat, but we didn't know it then. Any experience in France must include Provence so we left our campground Posted by Beausoleil in France in Thirty Days | Feb 3, 2017
- visiting rural points along the Pan American Highway....From the start…….
We all met before the trek in Texas, socialized and inspected the vehicles, paperwork, and
prepared to enter into the journey of a lifetime!
THEN it started…
YOU COULD NOT IMAGINE DRIVING INTO LATIN AMERICA IN YOUR OWN RV1
“I really Posted by rvcampertravele in RV USA to South America | Feb 1, 2017
- A special place==The island of Chiloe==
Islands are often special places, removed as much in their culture from the mainland as they are physically separate from it. Chiloé is no exception.
C Posted by ToonSarah in Sarah's travels (both past and present) | Jan 29, 2017
- Day 26 Bottom Half of Western Australia[center][/center]Scenery at Northampton
Today, we depart early from Geraldton and head along Highway 1, the NW Coastal Highway to Kalbarri, our destination for a couple of nights.
It is Posted by balhannahrise in Time to hit the road | Jan 28, 2017
- Camino Day 9: The Rendezvous [center] [/center]
Recognizing quickly that the main Peregrino fold advanced from town to town per guidebook suggestions, this pattern was dodged quickly. M Posted by Shantitraveler in Camino de Santiago | Jan 12, 2017
- Santiago October 2016 - day two==Exploring the city==
Street musician in Providencia
Our first challenge on the first day of our visit to Santiago was to change some money. It’s quite har Posted by ToonSarah in Sarah's travels (both past and present) | Jan 12, 2017
- My African Christmas[float=right][/float]I celebrated Christmas 2016 by sitting eight hours in a bus, before eating a magnifi Posted by askgudmundsen in West Africa Road Blog | Jan 8, 2017
- Camino Day 8: Illuminating Ava Maria [center][/center]
The aching in my legs along with the stirring of bunkmates were the root causes of an early rousing. Decision made to pack up and hea Posted by Shantitraveler in Camino de Santiago | Jan 4, 2017
- NZ 2016 – Day 3 - Christchurch to Franz Josef – Franz Josef ==Franz Josef Glacier==
We continued through the town, across the Waiho River to the car park of the glacier. Unfortunately, the glacier has receded so much, we didn't have time to walk to the face. It's on my list Posted by Shona Travels in Shona Travels The World | Oct 22, 2016
- NZ 2016 – Day 2 - Christchurch – OverviewThis was my last full day wandering around before the tour started. I made the most of it by going to:
• Punting on the Avon
• Rebuild Tour
• Christchurch Gondola
• Wandering Worcester Boulevard
Once I was back at the hotel, I went to the dinner Posted by Shona Travels in Shona Travels The World | Oct 21, 2016
- NZ 2016 – Day 2 - Christchurch – Part 4 – Wandering around==Christchurch Wandering==
I didn't have a lot of time to get back to the hotel before I was due to meet the tour group, but I just took my time wandering back to the hotel along Worcester Boulevard to Cathedral Square.
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- NZ 2016 – Day 2 - Christchurch – Part 2 – Rebuild Tour==Rebuild Tour==
Before I left home, I booked a ticket on the Rebuild Tour, as I wanted to get a local's insight into how things had changed and to see the major sites that had been rebuilt since the earthquakes.
I had Posted by Shona Travels in Shona Travels The World | Oct 21, 2016
- NZ 2016 – Day 1 - Christchurch – Overview – August 2016Today was my first day in New Zealand (on this trip - I had been here previously in 2013) and I spent it in Christchurch. It was partly cloudy, and a lovely 7C / 44F.
I went saw:
• Avon River
• Construction around the Posted by Shona Travels in Shona Travels The World | Oct 14, 2016
- NZ 2016 – Day 1 - Christchurch – Part 4 – August 2016==Christchurch Cathedral==
The Christchurch Cathedral was built between 1864 and 1901. Unfortunately, it has been badly damaged in the recent earthquakes, and part of the front façade was demolished after the earthquakes. There is great debate at the m Posted by Shona Travels in Shona Travels The World | Sep 25, 2016
- NZ 2016 – Day 1 - Christchurch – Part 3 – August 2016==Cathedral Square==
[quote]Cathedral Square, locally known simply as the Square, is the geographical centre and heart of Christchurch, New Zealand, where the city's Anglican cathedral, Christchurch Cathedral is located. The square stands at the theoreti Posted by Shona Travels in Shona Travels The World | Sep 25, 2016
- Short Break on the Mani Peninsula
'A ship is safe in the harbour - but that's not what ships are built for. - Gael Attal'
Having found some reasonable flights to Kalamata, we decided to travel down the Mani Peninsula a part of Greece we had not Posted by RoyandIngrid in Carry On Travelling... | Sep 20, 2016