Blog Entries tagged 'city'
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- Back to where it all began==Return to Santiago==
~ We had been to the Atacama Desert and walked among flamingos, geysers and even “on the moon”.
~ We had been awed by the glaciers and mountain peaks of Patagonia.
~ We had delved into the mys Posted by ToonSarah in Sarah's travels (both past and present) | Feb 10, 2017
- A light filled apartment with city viewsIt was late by the time we arrived in Sydney and the airport seemed deserted. With the three hours of time change, we did not feel quite as tired, but sure were exhausted from the travel. At least there was Posted by dreiumdiewelt in Our travel stories from around the world | Jan 30, 2017
- Valparaiso==Valley of Paradise==
Valparaíso means “Valley of Paradise”, and while many may not see this rather gritty and in places run-down port city as any sort of paradise, for many others, Posted by ToonSarah in Sarah's travels (both past and present) | Jan 18, 2017
- Hello New York City!! We had to wake up very early this morning, in order to drive the hour to the airport and catch our 7am flight. I didn't sleep very well at all last night. I am sleeping on the couch in Wesley's Posted by vansantjordan in Jordan's Travel Blog | Jan 16, 2017
- Santiago October 2016 - day two continued==Exploring the city==
Having spent the morning in the area in and around the Plaza de Armas, and climbed the small hill of Cerro Santa Lucia (see [[http://toonsarah.travellerspoint.c Posted by ToonSarah in Sarah's travels (both past and present) | Jan 16, 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
- Akko and JerusalemOn Friday my father's first cousins drove us to Akko (or Acre in English). It is just north of Haifa and is an ancient port city. It's history dates to the crusaders and some say Marco Polo stopped Posted by Vita and Mel in Israel November 2016 | Nov 19, 2016
- A Short Trip To GlasgowA short account.
Recently I travelled the capital of [[[[https://www.visitscotland.com/|Scotland]]]] and, might I say that, it is a truly beautiful city. The urban jungle intertwines with the nature and the two work together to c Posted by JackSmith in Hit The Road Jack | Oct 7, 2016
- And no you can't see it from outer space (China)Beijing in 1989 was in a small way the inspiration behind taking this trip. Not so much because of the student uprising that took place and the subsequent events that unfolded in and around Tiananmen Square at the time but Posted by david.byne in New Territory | Sep 14, 2016
- Little India and Singapore by NightThe next morning I actually had a plan of where I wanted to go. Little India was the destination. Right outside the hostel at a nearby convenience store I saw some cool local specialties that caught my eye. Mushrooms, chili Posted by jan.wegener in Jan Goes Down Under | May 22, 2015
- First Days in SingaporeSingpore - my first Asian country I traveled to. I was not only excited to explore a new part of the world, but also a new culture. All places I had been to were to some extent westernized. Even in Posted by jan.wegener in Jan Goes Down Under | May 21, 2015
- Johannesburg and my journey in Mandela's land[float=left][/float]I have traveled in other amazing African countries but last March 2016 was my first time to get to Johannesburg, South Africa's biggest city and it's main gateway to the r Posted by LaguardiaC in Travel Twists | Aug 29, 2016
- KaramenBefore I talk about Karamen, can you take the heat? Are you a spicy food lover like me? If you are then this is a great dish for you! If you're not, they have a level system Posted by Ohana_Matsumae in Gourmet Trip in Japan | Aug 13, 2016
- LAST STOP: FROM THE COFFEE REGION TO THE COLOMBIAN CAPITALSALENTO
After our time in Cali, Zoya and I caught a bus to Pereira and changed to get to Salento, in the Zona Cafetera (the coffee region), a sleepy little town with pretty colourful houses. Did you know that Colombia is Posted by carochauvet in Never stop wandering | Aug 11, 2016
- DISCOVERING COLOMBIAN CITIES: MEDELLIN & CALIMEDELLIN
After Minca, Chesca was headed to Medellin (Colombians pronounce it 'Medejin') so I decided to follow her. She had been there before so I set off to explore the city on my own. Medellin is called the city of eternal Posted by carochauvet in Never stop wandering | Jul 28, 2016
- CUZCO & THE INCA TRAIL TO MACHU PICCHU!Ryan and I flew to Cuzco to meet with our friends Meera, Nikita and Nira who had just arrived from London that day. It was nice to hang out with them as we got to explore this beautiful city. It Posted by carochauvet in Never stop wandering | Jun 17, 2016
- Finally made it to CubaDespite my parents giving Billy and I money towards tickets for Christmas to go to Cuba, we had never found the ideal time to actually go. Billy and I were at a local pool bar in Cabarete when we Posted by chasingsummer in Chasing Forever Summer | Jun 13, 2016
- Navigating the seas to Russia
The next stop on the itinerary is St. Petersburg, Russia. Growing up during the Cold War, Russia has always been on my must-visit list. Traveling to Russia can be a challenge. There are hu Posted by darrenesl in Darren and Terri's Travels | Jun 7, 2016
- ON THE WAY TO LIMA THROUGH HUACACHINA & PARACASRyan and I finally met again on the Oltursa night bus from Arequipa to Ica. After Bolivia, I was expecting very limited bus service (last time I asked in Sucre if there would be food served on the night bus Posted by carochauvet in Never stop wandering | May 27, 2016
- COLONIAL AREQUIPA & COLCA CANYONI arrived in Arequipa by bus with Vilma, a Finnish girl I had met in my hostel in Puno, and got there in about 5h. A Peruvian man came in and started preaching the importance of eating well and leading Posted by carochauvet in Never stop wandering | May 22, 2016
- LA PAZ MEGA-CITY AND DAY TRIP TO TIWANAKUArriving in La Paz after 2 weeks in tropical heat was a bit of a shock: it is the highest city in the world, and at an altitude of 3,650m it was freezing!! We also weren't too lucky with the Posted by carochauvet in Never stop wandering | May 8, 2016
- Day 2: Dilly-dallying in Dallas
I made sure to start my morning off right by loading up the hotel's complimentary breakfast supplies into my food box for later use. This not only made me feel better about spending the money on a hotel for the Posted by aswoger in Improvised Wanderlust | Apr 22, 2016
- BOLIVIAN CITY LIFE: POTOSI AND SUCREOur first stop after Uyuni was Potosi, a city sitting at 4,090m above sea level, making it one of the highest cities in the World! We stayed there for about 2 days with Antoine, Baptiste, Anna and Yasmine who joined Posted by carochauvet in Never stop wandering | Apr 18, 2016
- My temporary life in rural NepalThere was no forward plan, but as it turns out, I’ve been going to Pokhara each weekend while I’ve been living in Kalabang, and each of those times, it has been a welcome break from the intensity of village life.
School Posted by Andrea R in Andrea's Asian Adventures | Apr 11, 2016
- Plenty of love for SantiagoBefore coming travelling, I had always felt like I preferred big cities to smaller places, but since I've been away I've grown to love the smaller, more chilled out towns and amazing natural beauties. I spent a lot of time Posted by Rebecca Heller in Rebecca's Big Adventure | Apr 4, 2016