Blog Entries tagged 'history'
Travel Blogs Entries tagged 'history'
- Angkor Wow! [b]Angkor is like Disneyland for anyone with even just a slight interest in history. For Brayden, Jay and me it was easily the highlight of our adventures in South East Asia. In fact, I think it’s just about the favourite Posted by elyshahickey in Wanderlysh | Feb 15, 2014
- Singapore, Singapore - Part OneIn the interests of saving money, we had booked a flight for 6am from Melbourne back up to Sydney. I can't remember how much we saved by not flying direct from Melbourne to Singapore, but I do hope it was Posted by Roaming Rolts in Two Rolts, Two Continents, Two Rucksacks | Feb 4, 2014
- Eastern European EscapadesAll throughout the year, one of the things that gave me hope and motivation to get through those long hours at work, was my plane ticket booked to Budapest on the 28th Dec.
Initially, in my naiivity I thought that Posted by missadelaide in Thoughts of a Crimson Haired Girl | Jan 13, 2014
- Port Arthur to HobartAfter enjoying two nights at the wonderful [[http://www.portarthurhp.com.au/|Port Arthur Holiday Park]], it was time to fuel up and continue on around the rest of the [[http://www.tasmanregion.com.au/|Tasman Peninsula]] before heading back to Hobart.
* Posted by Goannaray in Exploring with Goannaray | Jan 4, 2014
- Port Authur Historic Site
The [[http://www.portarthur.org.au/|Port Arthur Historic Site]] is amazing! Really well set up, and abounding with information. There were plenty of different passes avai Posted by Goannaray in Exploring with Goannaray | Dec 31, 2013
- A Wee Trip To Scotland
'Challenges are what make life interesting and overcoming them is what makes life meaningful''
- Joshua J. Marine
Somewhere between place and time, day and night… OK somewhere between Edinburgh and Newcastle, I Posted by missadelaide in Thoughts of a Crimson Haired Girl | Dec 22, 2013
- Triabunna to Port Arthur via Richmond===Triabunna to Richmond===
* Clancy and I enjoyed reading the names posted beside some of the hilly sections of the road - 'Bust Me Gall' ... 'Break Me Neck'
* Actually, if you enjoy [[http://www.tourismtasmania.com.au/media/facts/places|interesting Posted by Goannaray in Exploring with Goannaray | Dec 13, 2013
- This Is The Rhythm Of The Night=="Rhythm is a dancer, it's the souls companion"==
Sometimes, all you need is a breath of fresh air to re-ignite that passion, motivate your actions and clear your mind, and what better way to escape than jet setting across Europe to Posted by missadelaide in Thoughts of a Crimson Haired Girl | Nov 24, 2013
- One Good ShotResearching potential book covers together, Vinita and I came across one photo on internet that we both enjoyed and thought would fit our next little book, fictional stories, about Gouda. Could we duplicate it? Actually, to give all credit Posted by apersephone in The Sweet Bag of the Busy Bee | Nov 22, 2013
- Taj Mahal – A love story It’s funny visiting a place you have seen so many times in pictures. On my first glimpse of the Taj Mahal I had to keep reminding myself I wasn’t looking at a giant painted backdrop. It truly is one of Posted by elyshahickey in Wanderlysh | Nov 13, 2013
- The City of Water[center]Venice is one of my all time favourite cities, so I just had to throw in a little post about her and share some of my favourite photos taken whilst I was there last year :)
Venice used to be the Posted by Jen_Ingrid in The Scouse Chronicles | Nov 8, 2013
- Hello again... Launceston!===[[http://www.visitlauncestontamar.com.au/|Launceston]]===
After previously staying at a hotel/motel in Launcesten when we first arrived in Tasmania, it was now time for us to find a campground instead. Looking thro Posted by Goannaray in Exploring with Goannaray | Nov 5, 2013
- When In Rome![center]So I realise I have a little bit of back dating to do before I can update with my current travel plans...and yes I do have a few sneaky trips in the pipeline!
The biggest city break I have done recently Posted by Jen_Ingrid in The Scouse Chronicles | Oct 14, 2013
- That's AmoreWe consider ourselves lucky travellers. Apart from a New Year’s mugging in Ecuador our travels couldn’t have gone smoother. So, we were in for a bit of a rude shock when things went a little pear shaped in Europe. We Posted by elyshahickey in Wanderlysh | Sep 21, 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 German Wander [code][/code]
After one year in colourful and chaotic Latin America, we found ourselves in a strange land far, far away. This land was called 'Germany' though the inhabitants called it 'Deutschland'. It was ordered and neat, things worked as they were Posted by elyshahickey in Wanderlysh | Sep 12, 2013
- Out with a bang in Salvador ==Bang! Boom! Bang! Boom!==
I love the sound of percussion on mass. I love how the sound vibrates through your body, like a good spring clean for the soul. Lucky for me we had arrived at one of the world’s drum Posted by elyshahickey in Wanderlysh | Sep 6, 2013
- I heart ShamblesSometimes you accept things for what they are and you become settled in your thoughts, in your ideas and even in your personality. Sometimes the person you are at 26 is the person you resolve to be for the rest Posted by ForeignProblems in #Foreignproblems | Aug 30, 2013
- Perfectly ParatyAfter more than 24 miserable hours in transit we found ourselves in the little town of Paraty on Brazil’s Costa Verde (green coast). We were well rewarded for our marathon journey from Iguazu falls. This place was paradise and had Posted by elyshahickey in Wanderlysh | Aug 20, 2013
- Global CitizenshipI consider myself to be a global citizen.
First of all, I have traveled a lot and been to many countries. In addition to China (my home country) and Canada (where I live now), I have also visited the United States, Posted by AndyXia in Life in Nanjing, China | Aug 20, 2013
- KrakowWe left Budapest, both regretting we had booked our departure before we realized how much time the city deserved. Regardless, we continued on, north through Slovakia to Krakow in Poland.
The countryside in Slovakia reminded me of New Zealand. Big Posted by joachim_d in Unemployed and Homeless | Aug 16, 2013
- Perfecting the tango face in Buenos Aires The door flung open and he burst in wearing head to toe black. There was a kind of glimmer in his eye that said this man meant business. Brayden was terrified. So terrified in fact he couldn’t think what to Posted by elyshahickey in Wanderlysh | Aug 11, 2013
- Running amok in the libraries of the NorthI know it's been a while since I last wrote, and I'm very sorry, yes, but the weather has magically improved and I'm here to tell you about what I do at the Maine Historical Society, which is technically the Posted by poetisa16 in Adventures Up North | Jul 26, 2013
- Settling downI arrived in Boston several hours late, so I changed my ticket for the next [[http://www.amtrakdowneaster.com/|Downeaster]] up to Portland. I met up with another young woman who had followed me off the [[http://www.mbta.com/|T]] while I was transferring s Posted by poetisa16 in Adventures Up North | Jun 25, 2013
- Who Am I?
I get around, you know? I'm a professional visitor, a homeless (is that a typo?) romantic, a voyageur of sorts, a guy who wonders what‘s around the next bend. I spend most of my time outside. I' Posted by Rhombus in The Dusty Vagabond | Jun 21, 2013