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UNESCO World Heritage Sites - Robben Island, South Africa

Before leaving for South Africa Blonde read Nelson Mandela’s fascinating autobiography Long Walk to Freedom. and found it to be brutally honest (about himself) and very inspirational. 718 more words


Finland, USA & Canada - my next travel destinations

After the dark, cold and tiring winter it’s nice to put your thoughts on the summer that is just around the corner (only 2-3 months away here in Finland!). 540 more words


super hero at durbar square

Kathmandu Durbar Square (Hanumandhoka Durbar Square) is the plaza in front of the old royal palace of the Kathmandu Kingdom. It is one of three  44 more words


UNESCO World Heritage Sites - Galapagos Islands

There are several reasons the majority of our travels involve visiting UNESCO World Heritage Sites. The reasons are:

  • Brunette not only does the trip research but she’s a small walking, talking human version of Wikipedia and her content knowledge of UNESCO World Heritage sites is astounding and more than a little odd.
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The 8-legged butterflies of Nara, Japan

10 years ago, I was lucky enough to go to Japan for a conference. The conference itself was held in Nara, a very old city whose historical monuments are listed as a… 196 more words


Why we want to go on an eight-day Emerald Waterways river cruise through Europe

Our girlish hearts yearn to go on Emerald Waterways’ Classic Prague and Danube Delights cruise. Why this yearning, this passion, this desire?

Well, why not… 717 more words


Sri Lanka, Admired From Above

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka — Jeff Powell, decked out in shorts and open-toe sandals, doesn’t want anything to do with the big airlines. The 34-year-old Canadian says he is more than happy flying for Cinnamon Air, Sri Lanka’s only scheduled seaplane service. 1,156 more words

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