Blog Entries tagged 'shopping'
Travel Blogs Entries tagged 'shopping'
- Shopping, crazy taxi rides and Phnom Penh
Leaving Siem Reap in our friendly taxi driver was one for Speed the Movie. He drove like there was no tomorrow. At a point, Steph and I almost locked our jaw in mild-scream when h Posted by LaguardiaC in Travel Twists | Feb 14, 2013
- Manila, PhilippinesOur last stop was Manila. During this time, some extreme floods were sweeping the city. Going from Boracay to Palawan, we had to fly via Manila. We also entered the country through Manila. The times that we were there just Posted by Anja Fourie in Exploradoranja | Aug 19, 2012
- Beijing Day 9 - Sanlitun & Yashow Clothing Marketplanning to go to Sanlitun (三里屯) sometimes during this trip. It was a perfect day for it because it was raining cats and dogs (we forgot to bribe the weather god with food offering).
After a quick obligatory tour of the Posted by FrancisQ in RamBLer WithOUT BorDers | Nov 3, 2012
- MilanSince we moved in and got a little settled in Freiburg, we’ve been able to travel a bit. We’ve visited Strasbourg and Colmar, two border cities in France, and we went to Berlin with our class. When we found out Posted by kmclean in Canadian Students Abroad | Nov 5, 2012
- ZagrebWe’re in Zagreb now and it’s lovely. It’s different being in a “regular” city, as opposed to the very old and touristy ones we’ve been in for the past week. Zagreb does have a section that’s 1000 years old, but Posted by kmclean in Canadian Students Abroad | Aug 24, 2012
- Shopping in a Cruise Ship Parking on LandOne day during a lazy weekend, I surfed idly on YouTube[sup][/sup], and came across a video showing the top 10 strange sights as seen by Google satellite (serendipity is my favourite mate). While the other 9 are odd enough sights, Posted by FrancisQ in RamBLer WithOUT BorDers | Mar 22, 2012
- Tuscany and Rome - relaxing and refreshing "She's supposed to be his transitional person. She's not supposed to be the ONE". - Sally, in 'When Harry met Sally'.
I began our holiday already a little bit in love with the idea of France - a soft-focus, Posted by mark.kalie.kobi in A Very Gladwin Adventure | Dec 17, 2012
- Falling in love with Marseille At first blush Marseille can leave you wondering about where exactly it's reputation comes from. After the dizzying beauty of Paris, many of Marseille's building look a tad shabby, the graffiti tags prevalent throughout some districts add to the ghetto Posted by mark.kalie.kobi in A Very Gladwin Adventure | Dec 7, 2012
- Another View . . . Thank goodness for aeroplanes, they are amazingly useful, but really, a very boring way to get from one place to another. For the first twenty minutes I am usually excited about getting 30 000 feet off the ground in Posted by mark.kalie.kobi in A Very Gladwin Adventure | Dec 6, 2012
- Bargaining While Shopping in Oaxaca & Throughout MexicoChange has been in the air for years, if not decades. It’s now a well-established fact that hard bargaining while shopping in Mexico, especially in the poorer southern states such as Oaxaca, is neither the norm nor should it be Posted by titosarah in Helpful Information for Mexico Travelers | Nov 29, 2012
- June 2012 - Departure Minus 5...Packing Challenge Accepted!"Do I contradict myself? Very well, then I contradict myself, I am large, I contain multitudes." Walt Whitman
I've been reading some [[http://intelligenttravel.nationalgeographic.com/2012/02/24/the-10-rules-of-packing/|fantastic blogs]] which co Posted by mark.kalie.kobi in A Very Gladwin Adventure | Nov 23, 2012
- Busan Bound!So far my personal travels away from Ilsan have centered around Seoul because it is fairly painless to reach by bus or subway. I have been to other parts of Korea (Andong and Pocheon) but they were trips planned Posted by cstravelsabroad in Charlene's Travels Abroad | Oct 30, 2012
- MumbaiHi again,
I say my how Mumbai has changed. It has grown, upwards and outwards. We arrived in Mumbai yesterday and got to our Hotel around lunch. My goodness was it HOT. We went for a bit Posted by thorogoodsindia in fionasindiablog | Oct 26, 2012
- More on PunePune has been great. We have really enjoyed the ease at which we have been able to get around here. I have just returned from taking the girls (minus Darren) out for lunch and a spot of shopping. Posted by thorogoodsindia in fionasindiablog | Oct 24, 2012
- Elephanting, shopping and doing toursHello again,
We are still being looked after by the wonderful staff at Jas Vilas. I can HIGHLY recommend this place. It is like the oasis in the desert that is Jaipur. This lovely little home/hotel is run Posted by thorogoodsindia in fionasindiablog | Oct 15, 2012
- Bangkok day 3 14/10Our last full day and night was dedicated to shopping. Frankie's favorite pastime
Frankie seems to have found every single shop within the platinum mall. A multi level clothes shopping precinct that us divided into segments such as bags. Men's Posted by Wade85 in Wade's Travels | Oct 15, 2012
- "5 and a Half Days on the Ground"I still can't believe that Melissa and Lisa left their families and flew all this way to visit me in Peru! From the minute I received an email confirming their flight info, I saw the Cusco area in Posted by annevl in The Journey is the Reward | Oct 13, 2012
- Getting to know KagoshimaAn early 8:00am start, the itinerary included: Amu Shopping Centre, Ferris Wheel and the Shimboya Observatory.
We were missing 2 essential items, including an adapter to enable us to charge our electronics from a Japanese socket. A minor oversight mean Posted by Ashton and Emma in Its all about Japan | Oct 3, 2012
- First Chinese activity completed: A trip to the supermarket!So I may not have bought anything of substance, but at least I won't die of starvation now...!
Now I am aware that's an awful lot of carbs, but I thought it was safer at this point than Posted by Lady Mantle in Living in Asia | Sep 29, 2012
- Culture Shock in ChinaThere are so many things in China that might seem completely backwards to the Western perspective. Upon my arrival I felt certain that culture shock would not affect me. After all, Ive already visited 15 other countries. Im a traveling Posted by BHammer301 in Play now, work later | Sep 27, 2012
- Istanbul!!!Today was loooong and so unexpectedly awesome! I was NOT excited for these last few days of our trip because I didn't have much of an interest in going to Istanbul or Amsterdam, but wow was I proved wrong. Istanbul Posted by mcsteener in Overseas Part II with Andrew! | Sep 24, 2012
- Lake Maggiore - Heading Home
==To Shop or Not to Shop...==Ascona is definitely the place to shop with all the sophistication expected of Switzerland. Streets are clean, flower displays oppulent and watered. Most stor Posted by haveyoubeenyet in Have You Been Yet? by Pam Fisher | Sep 19, 2012
- Random TidbitsI heard the best line today. One of my students came over to my desk and saw my phone sitting there. She picked it up and said, in the most nonchalant kind of way, “nice, iPhone” and then Posted by cstravelsabroad in Charlene's Travels Abroad | Sep 17, 2012
- Chapter eighty two - Phnom Penh IIIDay 295: Phnom Penh, Cambodia 21/07/2012
Hmmm, an interesting morning to say the least. I run from breakfast to try to change some dong to dollar. Step into a travel agency - the only place that seems to be offering currency Posted by tevs in Unbelievable trekkers | Aug 20, 2012
- Cheap thrills in Chi Chi You know those place names that just get stuck in your head? They’re usually the ones that are really fun to say. When my sister was tiny she use to love saying Buladelah (or rather “Bu-LAH-de-LAH!”) after visiting the country Posted by elyshahickey in Wanderlysh | Sep 6, 2012