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Nothing to oppose

We are in Pamukkale, Turkey, site of the ancient city of Hierapolis with healing thermal springs, Roman and Byzantine ruins, the sarcophagus of Marcus Aurelius, and the Martyrium, where St. 2,149 more words


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Pamukkale - Travertine and the Apostle Philip

12/12 – Woke up to the patter of rain on the roof, after a rocky night’s sleep (there is an honest-to-god disco next door to our hotel, and the Turkish hits just kept coming until 2am!). 314 more words


Wai-O-Tapu Thermal Wonderland

The most active volcanic zone in the world is in the central part of the North Island of New Zealand.  The Wai-O-Tapu thermal area has the largest area of surface thermal activity in the Taupo Volcanic Zone.   441 more words



I was an exceptionally inquisitive and active child. Unfortunately, neither of my parents was prepared for me nor my need for stimuli, activity and constant motion. 269 more words


Somewhat Of A Letdown

Already in my journey, I have had the experience all travelers have of expectations meeting a sad reality; it’s like the turkey in National Lampoon’s Christmas vacation. 918 more words