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Ussangoda is a mysteriously beautiful patch of high ground by the sea. Situated on the Colombo – Hambantota road in southern Sri Lanka, Ussangoda spans an area of approximately 20 Acres. 135 more words


the historic little town of gyeongju, south korea

the historic little town of gyeongju, in the south-eastern part of korea, is such a BEAUTIFUL place to visit! :-)

we visited in the summer, rented bikes, and then scooters, and had a blast riding and scootering around this gorgeous little town, enjoying all the pastoral beauty it has to offer :-) 12 more words


The Stupid Hazards of Exploring Historical Sites

It is my hope that through this story, you may learn a very painful lesson.

Our family recently visited Fort Washington. We had attempted to make the trip once before, but failed to actually make it to our destination. 404 more words


A lake palace, and a lake of tears

Udaipur is one of the must-see cities of Rajasthan, for its iconic Lake Palace situated in the middle of Lake Pichola with its grand series of stone and marble palaces that have been successively added along the shores over centuries. 488 more words

Blue City: britches, brahmins and battlements

Our tour guide showed us around the impressive Mehrangarh fort and indicated the blue-washed houses in the valley below. All those blue houses, he said, belong to Brahmin families. 404 more words

The Hermitage

The Hermitage is the plantation home of Andrew Jackson. Initially Jackson operated it as a 420 acre cotton farm in 1804 which grew by 1820 to 1000 acres and operated by 44 African slaves. 42 more words

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Deering Estate at Cutler - Miami

Deering Estate at Cutler – Miami

16701 Southwest 72nd Avenue, Miami, FL 33157

The weekend is something kids are looking forward to after a long week of school days. 329 more words