Blog Entries tagged 'landscapes'
Travel Blogs Entries tagged 'landscapes'
- Jesenik, Czech RepublicWe left Trutnov and headed for Jesenik in another ski area. This was an overnight stay on our way to Zakopane in Poland, where we intended to stay for a few days. The towns and the roads in the Czezh Posted by Mick G in The Baltic Sea to the Tatra Mountains | Jul 5, 2013
- Trutnov, Czech RepublicAt last, as we made our way through the Czech Republic, we started to find bends in the road. The landscape became increasingly hilly as we entered the Carpathian mountain range that stretches in a great arc into Poland, Slovakia, Posted by Mick G in The Baltic Sea to the Tatra Mountains | Jul 4, 2013
- Dunedin to Milford Sound - Day 78I couldn't have my shower too hot this morning because the warmth burnt my ice cold hands and feet. It's safe to say it was pretty cold last night.
Baldwin Street is the steepest residential street in the world and Posted by staceywaugh in Waughs around the World | Apr 10, 2013
- Scotland Day 13-15Day 13: On this foggy morning we were finally coming to the end of our Haggis tour with only a few more sights to see.
Eilean Donan Castle, the castle was founded in the thirteenth century, and became a stronghold of Posted by Wongderful in Ameizing Andventures | Jul 2, 2013
- Scotland Day 7-8Scotland day 7: This morning we saw the Churchill barriers.The barriers were built in the 1940s primarily as naval defences to protect the anchorage at Scapa Flow from attack by german U-boats.
Posted by Wongderful in Ameizing Andventures | Jun 28, 2013
- The Blue Lagoon - Top10 Beach WorldwideI hit the jackpot! Didn't we all dream about relaxing on a white beach under palm trees once? I found one - and it is not too far away! In lists of the top ten beaches in the world, next Posted by BillyHoliday in Top10 Holidays | Jun 27, 2013
- Scotland Day 11-12Day 11: Now on the Isle of Lewis, famous for the oldest complete chess set, our first stop was to see even more standing stones...cos we just hadn't got enough of them yet!! These were known as the Calanais Standing Posted by Wongderful in Ameizing Andventures | Jul 1, 2013
- Scotland Day 5-6Day 5: Off to the Orkney Isles we saw a Mei’s Chinese take-away hahahaha.
Had look at some rich person’s mansion that looked like a castle.
[img=http://photos.travellerspoint.com/484894/IMG_ Posted by Wongderful in Ameizing Andventures | Jun 25, 2013
- Scotland Day 9-10Day 9: Our first free day! We mega slept in till late which in hindsight was a bit of a waste but we were just so exhausted!! However we did walk along the canal of Loch Ness and got to Posted by Wongderful in Ameizing Andventures | Jun 30, 2013
- Scotland Day 3-4Day 3: Today we decided to get some history so off to the National Museum of Scotland we went. We got to see and learn a whole lot of stuff about not just Scotland’s history but around the world. We Posted by Wongderful in Ameizing Andventures | Jun 24, 2013
- Scotland Day 1-2Day 1: Arriving before our tour started we had 2 days free in Edinburgh after a gruelling 9 hour coach ride with only 1 pit stop. Our hostel was surprisingly cosy, originally an old church that fell out of use. Posted by Wongderful in Ameizing Andventures | Jun 23, 2013
- West Rockies US 2013
Never thought that in this digital world I would be needing to carry more than 3kg of paper, maps, guides !
Thank you colleagues and friend for your contribution. :-)
[img=http://photos.tr Posted by Eddy VDR in West Rockies US 2013 (English) | Jun 22, 2013
- Arthur's Pass to Franz Josef Glacier - Day 73Well, last night was freezing. Literally. The window screen on the van was frozen when we woke up and it was only 1 degrees, so it must have dropped below zero during the night. All night we kept waking up Posted by staceywaugh in Waughs around the World | Apr 5, 2013
- Dizzying Heights
Post Lima gluttony we really thought we would put ourselves through some more altitude training and traipse back up to the Andes for a couple of day walks in the hills. In order to do t Posted by ladiesofleisure in A year or so of Misadventure and fun | Jun 7, 2013
- Bolivia - Old Ladies in Top Hats and a Death RoadSan Pedro de Atacama turned out to be a pleasant surprise considering we originally had no intention of going there, we ended up grateful for the border debacle! Armed with new friends, we booked our Salar de Uyuni trip Posted by moseyingmizuiks in Morning Coffee | Jun 2, 2013
- Cornwall 17th MayCheddar gorge, a limestone valley is home to an interesting set of caves, unfortunately we didn't get a chance to check them out. The little time we did have was applied to scamming free samples of cheese and cider. We Posted by Dohscovery in Ameizing Andventures | May 30, 2013
- Cornwall 16th MayLegend has it that Tintagel Castle was at one stage home to King Arthur. Much like King Arthur's table, this is probably not true.
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- Cornwall 14th MayDown pouring with rain, we were driven through Dartmoor. Moors in general are known to be both beautiful and dangerous. Dartmoor in particular is home to a special breed of free roaming ponies, pixies leading people astray, one of England's Posted by Dohscovery in Ameizing Andventures | May 27, 2013
- Cornwall 13th MayAfter a moderate drive out of London, our first stop was to see a Wiltshire white horse, this is the practice of digging four feet down to collect chalk, and then compacting it in the shape of various things, the Posted by Dohscovery in Ameizing Andventures | May 26, 2013
- Wales 10th MayWe had some time free in Cardiff this morning. Cardiff is a cool little city, with small arcades full of independent stores, and a similar vibe to Melbourne.
[img=http://photos.travellerspoint Posted by Dohscovery in Ameizing Andventures | May 25, 2013
- Wales 8th MaySlate was one of the primary industries in the north, we saw a few quarries driving this morning.
We arrived in Aberystwyth late m Posted by Dohscovery in Ameizing Andventures | May 24, 2013
- Wales 7th MayEvery country has had its bizarre & oppressive taxes, and creative ways around them. The Welsh banded together to slap up the walls, and chimney of a cottage overnight, with the magically appearing house incurring less tax. Such rushed workmanship Posted by Dohscovery in Ameizing Andventures | May 23, 2013
- Wales 6th MayDeparting from London, our first stop of the Wales tours was actually Stratford-Upon-Avon, in England. Peaceful Stratford-Upon-Avon is the birth and resting place of William Shakespeare, and features Tudor architecture and several of the RSC theatres.
Posted by Dohscovery in Ameizing Andventures | May 22, 2013
- Conquering Death Road
One thing we had been looking forward to since purchasing the GoPro video camera, was being able to attach it to one of our helmets and hoon down the world’s most dangerous road. We wer Posted by ladiesofleisure in A year or so of Misadventure and fun | May 20, 2013
- Ireland 22nd AprilThe final day of the trip saw us heading west inland to Glendalough, home to the remains of a monastic city.
[img=http://photos.travel Posted by Dohscovery in Ameizing Andventures | May 20, 2013