Blog Entries tagged 'tours'
Travel Blogs Entries tagged 'tours'
- New Zealand Wrap-up This is a miscellaneous collection of pictures and maybe brief stories from the North Island that didn't fit anywhere else.
While in Hawke's Bay we drove up to the lookout and there we Posted by smr1188 in Postcards From the Heart | Apr 10, 2014
- Bac Ha market, Sapa marketBac Ha district is 60 kilometers from Lao Cai. Bac Ha is the largest fair of Sapa. When going to market, visitors will see the high mountain, terraced fields. Sometimes, tourists have to stop the car in order to get Posted by Jenny Hoang in Travel places in Vietnam | Dec 31, 2013
- Hanoi Old Quarter VietnamIt focuses the handicraft activities and all trade, which formed into many specific trading streets and created a separate tradition of urban residents. Today, the Old Quarter of Hanoi is an attractive destination for those who want to visit this Posted by Jenny Hoang in Travel places in Vietnam | Dec 10, 2013
- Duong Lam Ancient Village Hanoi VietnamToday, Duong lam village still retains most of the basic characteristics of a village of Vietnam with port village, trees, courtyard, temples, well, water fields… The roads of Duong lam were special because they have the shape as the bones Posted by Jenny Hoang in Travel places in Vietnam | Dec 10, 2013
- Hanoi Vietnam That is the reason why Hanoian feel as closely connected to their Red River as children do towards their mothers.
In the old days, the Red River was given another common name: Cai (Mother) River. The name of Hanoi (Exterior Posted by Jenny Hoang in Travel places in Vietnam | Dec 10, 2013
- Sapa AttractionsFamous for its breathtaking landscapes, Sapa is also an ideal inhabitation for a great diversity of ethnic minority peoples. It is likely that, Sapa was first inhabited by highland minorities of H’mong and Zao groups who immigrated from southern provinces Posted by Jenny Hoang in Travel places in Vietnam | Nov 25, 2013
- Granada (In Spain, not Nicaragua)The original plan was to rent a car and drive to Barcelona, as there were lots of end of the season deals. However it turned out much cheaper taking a bus to Granada and then take an 11 hour overnight Posted by joachim_d in Unemployed and Homeless | Sep 24, 2013
- Best Istanbul Oldcity ExcursionIstanbul turkey preference was for the summer holidays. Japanyo went to italy and true both before and had wonderful trips. Covering the 10-day turkey istanbul oriental mystique and aura that made summer vacation. After a 3 hour trip to a Posted by antoninasemkina in Wonderful Summer Holidays | Sep 15, 2013
- The Fifth OceanOur 86-hour train odyssey ended at Lake Baikal, the world's deepest and oldest lake, which will one day, due to moving tectonic plates, may become the world's fifth ocean, splitting the Asian continent in half.
The lake itself is absolutely beautiful Posted by feeverte in Second Star to the Right | Aug 19, 2013
- Venice of the NorthSo how about some actual stuff about St Petersburg?
I knew the city was going to be incredibly beautiful, and it is. The cityscape reminds me of Vienna quite a lot -- mostly due to the beautiful old houses that could Posted by feeverte in Second Star to the Right | Aug 8, 2013
- All Aboard the VodkatrainArrival in St. Petersburg was easier than I thought and included possibly the cheapest airport transfer I've ever had -- 78 rubles, or €1.78. (Previously, the cheapest was my home town, which is admittedly tiny.)
Because I hit a low on Posted by feeverte in Second Star to the Right | Aug 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
- Tickling those Taste buds down the Coast of Vietnam
When traveling abroad, one of the more intimidating aspects can be attempting the new cuisine. You really don’t know where that meat is coming from, you can’t read any of the menus, and you can’t he Posted by Yampu001 in Where to? The Yampu Tours' Travel Blog | May 23, 2013
- South Africa – 4 friends, a Mercedes, sharks and a 211m jumpWe made it to our hostel in Johannesburg a little disappointed – miles out of the way therefore a fortune in a taxi and no mod cons or wifi as we were expecting – nevertheless, it suited our biggest requirements Posted by moseyingmizuiks in Morning Coffee | May 1, 2013
- Madidi pampas - part two
"Ah, yes, those are termites. They help decompose the wood".
Well, this statement would have been perfectly normal if the termites in question hadn't just started pouring out of our boat. Our boat being a wooden canoe about a two-hour Posted by Irmelin in There and Back Again | Apr 29, 2013
- Berlin in 3 DaysI was somewhat skeptical about what Berlin would be like for three days. I’d been given mixed reports, however I was pleasantly surprised by how much there was to explore. I really didn’t have a strong connection to Berlin’s war Posted by Jack Chaffey in Europe | Apr 25, 2013
- Taking Tours in CappadociaCappadocia, August 29th 2012
"Which tour did you take today? The green one or the red one?" [[http://www.kemalsguesthouse.com/|Barbara]] asked me in the evening.
"Green? Red? We didn't wear any band or tag..." I was confused.
[img=http://photos.t Posted by automidori in A Thread of Silk | Mar 24, 2013
- India - The Last Word* Beautifully executed and designed Tour from Scenic Tours, Claire Yogesh and Ground operators.
* Smallish group of travellers 23 at beginning of tour and 19 for the last week. A good mix of personalities who cared about the tour Posted by acudoc in A Passage to India by Len & Celina | Mar 24, 2013
- Home at last!
After 2 days in Singapore we woke early this morning and were driven to the Changi Airport. After a 3 hour wait we boarded our Singapore Airlines A380 and once again had Posted by acudoc in A Passage to India by Len & Celina | Feb 26, 2013
- Udaipur to SingaporeWe landed in Singapore this morning after nearly 24 hours without sleep between Udaipur and here and a medical emergency on the flight from Delhi to Singapore. My laptop problems continue so I will complete the blog with lots of Posted by acudoc in A Passage to India by Len & Celina | Feb 24, 2013
- New Zealand February 20 2013Good night's sleep followed by a sumptuous breakfast. We were very controlled but had one desired we could have put on 15 kilos in one sitting..... How about a hot chocolate fountain to dip your breakfast fruit pieces!! Plus Posted by suengarry in New Zealand: Feb - Mar 2013 | Feb 20, 2013
- Ultimate New ZealandAfter much deliberation (well actually very little thought) our little band of intrepid travellers again decided to leave all the decision making to Scenic Tours and pay for the service which we have previously experienced. Travelled by car from Tamworth Posted by suengarry in New Zealand: Feb - Mar 2013 | Feb 17, 2013
- New Delhi Day 2Met the other members of our group along with our Tour Director Claire last night. After a full briefing we enjoyed a western style meal in the 1911 Bar at our hotel - The Imperial - along with 4 others Posted by acudoc in A Passage to India by Len & Celina | Feb 5, 2013
- BudapestThis has turned out to be a really amazing city. We got here in the evening on December 16 and are already leaving. As always I wish we had a month here, but I feel like we definitely should have Posted by kmclean in Canadian Students Abroad | Dec 19, 2012
- QUEEN CROWNED ON TOP OF A TREE
Queen Elizabeth II of England visited Kenya in 1952 as a happily married Princess to Prince Philip of Edinburg which led to their visit to the Treetops hotel in Nyeri inside the Abardares National Park. This hotel was build on Posted by silver dove in Traveling In Kenya | Nov 29, 2012