Blog Entries tagged 'travel'
Travel Blogs Entries tagged 'travel'
- Trip to Xian for the National Day holiday...[center]So the journey began with a taxi to the train station; a taxi that should have cost about 10-15 yuan (£1-1.50) but because it was the National Day holiday and because we're white, we were told it would cost 30 Posted by Lady Mantle in Living in Asia | Nov 2, 2013
- Japan - Day 1We showed up at LAX with plenty of time, however the flight ended up delayed for around 3 hours because of a software update (which I guess was really important). There were playing card boxes on our seats and Posted by alopiparo in Ann and Tore's Japan Trip | Nov 2, 2013
- Kanchanaburi - Death railway, Kwai bridge, Wang Pho Viaduct We set off at 6.30 am, took the ferry up the river to Bangkok Noi to start our day trip on the train, this journey is done as an excursion, which I'm sure the Thais finds quite entertaining. As we Posted by Roaming Rolts in Two Rolts, Two Continents, Two Rucksacks | Nov 2, 2013
- Bhutan #1It's taken me a while to write this, because I honestly didn't know where to begin. I'm still pinching myself everyday and can't quite believe it's real. Bangkok was dark and sleepy and with a 3am wakeup call our first Posted by isabellepurcell in isabelle vs the world | Nov 1, 2013
- Debating & Creating The NGO ListMost of you, readers of Jonathon Engels and patrons of [[http://jonathonengels.weebly.com|Jonathon Engels: A Life Abroad]], are now very aware of the new project—[[http://www.thengolist.com|The NGO List]]—my wife Emma and I have begun. Even so, I thought Posted by jonathonengels in Jonathon Engels: A Life Abroad | Nov 1, 2013
- Japan - We're here and Internet connectionWe made it just fine, despite some delays, but I'll write that up tonight.
Unfortunately it seems that our hotels will only have LAN (if anything) and the Surface is only wireless. Also, I am so far unable to send images Posted by alopiparo in Ann and Tore's Japan Trip | Oct 31, 2013
- A Last Day in New YorkOne last day in New York City.
I drove into the city this time; it was a very easy drive. Parking is a premium but I parked under the Metropolitan Museum of Art where we were to going visit. 1st Posted by Miss Chris in Grandma on The Go | Oct 31, 2013
- Playing in New York CityOur son and his wife made friends with Lisa while attending UCLA so they go way back. They have all stayed friends, visiting each other on occasion both in New York and California. Lisa is a musician, has a band Posted by Miss Chris in Grandma on The Go | Oct 30, 2013
- South American Highlights and SummaryNumber of days in South America:81
Peru: 21 days
Bolivia: 11 days
Chile: 13 days
Paraguay: 3 days
Brazil: 20 days
Uruguay: 4 days
Argentina: 9 days
34 different accommodations
+2 revisit Posted by Roaming Rolts in Two Rolts, Two Continents, Two Rucksacks | Oct 30, 2013
- The East End of Long IslandThe deadline for our inspections to be completed was early Monday morning and since there were fewer of us at the end, we were working fast to finish up. But we all finished in the nick of time.
About 1 week Posted by Miss Chris in Grandma on The Go | Oct 29, 2013
- And It's Off to New YorkI’d barely been home for a week when I got the call to go to New York. There is some program for Hurricane Sandy claims and I was asked to work as an inspector for the program. I had a Posted by Miss Chris in Grandma on The Go | Oct 23, 2013
- Another Hotel YarnSo one more blog on the hotel adventures. I was staying at the Hilton when the price went up to $200/night from $85, not a good option. I was leaving for home soon so I just went for price, the Posted by Miss Chris in Grandma on The Go | Oct 20, 2013
- goodbyes I have been so overwhelmed and blown away by the last couple of days. Its been a crazy and bittersweet mix of so many surprises, learning that I'll never close my eyes in a car again, discovering luna park's Posted by isabellepurcell in isabelle vs the world | Oct 19, 2013
- Guatemala in Retrospect[float=left][/float]The last year and a half of living in Guatemala has been an unexpected bonus in my life. Somehow a three-month visit/art project turned into a series of delayed departures Posted by jonathonengels in Jonathon Engels: A Life Abroad | Oct 18, 2013
- Working in TorontoToronto was quite an adventure. There had been a huge rain storm flooding basements that were, for the most part finished and used as living areas. I like these sorts of claims as they do not require a ladder to Posted by Miss Chris in Grandma on The Go | Oct 17, 2013
- Taking the PlungeThere is a knot in the stomach, palms are sweaty, it is hard to concentrate and wonderment surrounds. That is the experience that surrounds the moment of no return, that moment when dreams become reality, when there can be no Posted by darrenesl in Darren and Terri's Travels | Oct 16, 2013
- The Heart - The High and The HurtIf your heart is just a muscle that pumps blood through your body, then why does it feel like it's shattering within you when something bad happens or feels like it's going to escape through your chest when when you're Posted by missadelaide in Thoughts of a Crimson Haired Girl | Oct 13, 2013
- the beginningT minus 13 sleeps and it still doesn't feel real. This time in two weeks, I'll be in Bhutan, nursing it up and looking towards the next 12 or so months of backpacking through s-e asia, the Indian subcontinent Posted by isabellepurcell in isabelle vs the world | Oct 13, 2013
- Traveling with Purpose & Panache[center]Visit The NGO List, my new labor of love, built to connect international volunteers and grassroots NGOs from around the world:
[[http://www.thengolist.com| Posted by jonathonengels in Jonathon Engels: A Life Abroad | Oct 11, 2013
- Photoblog: Autumn falling in New England
[center]Walden Pond, Concord, Massachusetts[/center]
[img=http://photos.travel Posted by BillLehane in Silly Billy | Oct 11, 2013
- City High==Flip Flops are not made for walking==
One week on and it feels as though teaching English on a secluded island for 6 weeks didn't actually happen. Yet, my disgruntled feet, who been guiding me patiently around Mexico's finest cities, Posted by lewyandkerri in Professional Mexicans | Oct 7, 2013
- The Beginning Bonjour
I am a young girl who has more thoughts, ideas, opinions and feelings than there are golden specks of sand on the shores of the world.
I am fascinated by life and all of its hidden treasures.
I want so much Posted by missadelaide in Thoughts of a Crimson Haired Girl | Oct 6, 2013
- El Fin - Austin trip 2013SO I feel I must give closure to some of you and apologize. I know full well I'm good about starting the blogging but tend to get easily distracted and don't let you guys in on all the details and Posted by TX_Bizkit in Bizkit USA | Oct 4, 2013
- Witches market and altitude sickness
Yesterday we woke up at around 9 and went for breakfast in the upstairs res Posted by Kirstyonwroot in Peruvian adventure! | Sep 29, 2013
- 8.25.10: Koh Phi Phi, Thailand
Our first morning to wake up on the island of Koh Phi Phi was pleasant as ever! We wandered over to the P. P. Family Restaurant and woke up with a refreshing iced coffee and the sound of the wav Posted by emichele in Globe-Skipping | Sep 28, 2013