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  • Past and present in Saigon[i]We had already visited the Cu Chi Tunnels at the start of this, our final full day in Indochina, and seen some of the sights of Ho Chi Minh City’s large Chinatown, but there was much more on our agenda Posted by ToonSarah in Travel with me ... | May 12, 2020
  • ParisGreetings! Our next adventure took us to Paris, France. We had wanted to go to France for some time and were looking forward to this trip. We took the EuroStar over to the continent and it could not have been Posted by LCP in The Adventures of Penny's People | Apr 4, 2020
  • Getting to know Luang Prabang[center] In the garden of the Villa Chitdara[/center] Overnight I discovered one downside to the Villa Chitdara - the hardness of the bed. It was [b]v Posted by ToonSarah in Travel with me ... | Apr 2, 2020
  • Exploring Phnom Penh[float=right] Outside the Royal Palace[/float]Yesterday morning when I woke up I was feeling pleased (and a little relieved) that I had suffered no ill effects Posted by ToonSarah in Travel with me ... | Mar 19, 2020
  • Blenheim PalaceFor the last stop on our way back from our staycation in the Newbury area, we decided to stop and tour Blenheim Palace. This is also a must see in my opinion...it definitely has palatial characteristics. The palace is named Posted by LCP in The Adventures of Penny's People | Mar 1, 2020
  • Abandoned Villa Old Town PhuketSo another in my Urban exploration series, this time the abandoned Villa, in Old Town Phuket. Built around 100 years ago this sadly empty and decaying building is left. Surrounded by some out buildings and what would have been servants quarters. Posted by TheJohnsons in Thailand The Johnsons | Jan 23, 2020
  • Music and marketsUnusually for me I slept in this morning so was a little late meeting up for breakfast with Sonja. But we had plenty of time as we weren’t due to meet the rest of the group at the station until Posted by ToonSarah in Travel with me ... | Jan 8, 2020
  • Meeting Virtual Tourist friends in Germany For some years now Virtual Tourist members living in Karlsruhe have organised an annual meeting, the Glühwein Meet, to enjoy the Christmas markets together. I have often thought of attending, once plann Posted by ToonSarah in Travel with me ... | Jan 6, 2020
  • Up into the mountains===Majon Beach=== [center] Beach at the Majon Tourist Hotel[/center] The bed that had seemed passably soft the night before proved to be less comfo Posted by ToonSarah in Travel with me ... | Dec 10, 2019
  • Romania Part 1Greetings! Our next adventure took us to Bucharest, Romania! Like Vilnius, Bucharest was not originally on our must visit list, but again, we had heard from several colleagues who really enjoyed Romania. Bucharest is in southeastern Romania and is the Posted by LCP in The Adventures of Penny's People | Nov 23, 2019
  • Kaesong historyI slept well, grateful for the slightly softer bed at the Janamsan hotel, although the groaning noise it made every time I turned over was a slight downside. Breakfast was served in the same room as dinner last night and Posted by ToonSarah in Travel with me ... | Nov 7, 2019
  • Briefly in Beijing [center] Forbidden City policeman on duty at the Tiananmen Gate[/center] ===Sunday morning in Beijing=== We both slept well and woke fairly early, Posted by ToonSarah in Travel with me ... | Oct 12, 2019
  • Horse Carriage Museum Kereta Kraton in YogyakartaDuring my visit to Jogjakarta, close to the Royal Palace within the area known as the Kraton (a grand complex that was meticulously planned to reflect the Javanese cosmos.). I visited the Royal Carriage museum. There are a variety of the Posted by TheJohnsons in Indonesia | Sep 16, 2019
  • Taman Sari Water PalaceA recent trip to Indonesia, took me to a few places of interest, one of the coolest was here... Tamansari Water Castle: A Place for Princesses to Bathe and be ‘Hunted’ by the Sultan The Sultan loves to go hunting during Posted by TheJohnsons in Indonesia | Sep 4, 2019
  • More tales from Bukhara[center] Carpet shop near Lyab-i-Hauz - a reminder of Soviet times[/center] I finished my previous post just as we arrived at the Lyab-i-Hauz during Posted by ToonSarah in Sarah's (past) travels | Jul 10, 2007
  • A city frozen in time[center] View of Khiva from the Ark [b]‘Think, in this battered Caravanserai Whose doorways are alternate night and day, How sultan after sultan wit Posted by ToonSarah in Sarah's (past) travels | Jul 8, 2007
  • Southern FranceCan I admit that I'm actually far too busy to regularly write a blog post? Only reason I'm writing this now is that I've just arrived in Pisa, needed something on my car seeing to, and as it's rather sweltering Posted by benjamin2981 in Eurotrip 2019 | Jun 24, 2019
  • Falling In Love with Another PalaceWhen I first awoke I was tried and still sore from the previous days walking. I will admit that I contemplated skipping our Peterhoff Palace day trip to spend more time sleeping and then exploring our local area. I am Posted by Annara Oxenham in Exploring Russia - 2019 | Jun 21, 2019
  • A Palace Fit for a PrincessI woke up with so much excitement pumping through my body. Today we were going to see Catherine Palace. We walked a fair distance to the metro station and purchased metro cards and loaded them with what we hoped would Posted by Annara Oxenham in Exploring Russia - 2019 | Jun 13, 2019
  • Palace of HolyroodhouseOur second day in Edinburgh, we took a short walk to Palace of Holyroodhouse, which sits across from the Scottish Parliament and next to Holyrood Park. The Palace of Holyroodhouse, also known as Holyrood Palace, is the official residence Posted by LCP in The Adventures of Penny's People | Apr 28, 2019
  • City tour in Salalah – and home[center] [img=https://photos.travellerspoint.com/871113/4cda89e0-4fbb-11e9-8f7 Posted by ToonSarah in Travel with me ... | Mar 26, 2019
  • BucharestBucharest was incredibly hot and humid, almost at Guayaquil levels, but very interesting. First of all I had fun exploring the old town, passing through University Square on the way. [img=https://photos.travellerspoint.com/961215/6a74cf20-4b14-11e9- Posted by 3Traveller in Teaching and Travelling Abroad | Mar 22, 2019
  • Turkish Delight (Lokum)Edit from March 2019: Altan Şekerleme is still going and still appears to be very highly rated! Today, our last day in Istanbul and Turkey, there were three priorities; A) to revisit the Spice Market, B) to go to a specific Posted by 3Traveller in Teaching and Travelling Abroad | Mar 19, 2019
  • From Muscat to the south[center] Shia Sur al Lewatia Mosque, Muttrah[/center] Although our room at Al Falaj Hotel was comfortable, we were woken far too early (just after 5.0 Posted by ToonSarah in Travel with me ... | Mar 16, 2019
  • Rambagh PalaceThanks to Jet Airways, we very nearly missed The Rambagh Palace. What a shame it would have been to not spend even the ten hours that we were able to salvage. This is a truly spectacular place. Upon arrival, at Posted by paulej4 in Indian Wedding Crashers | Mar 12, 2019
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