On the way to Amalfi the coach stopped to admire the view of the town of Positano that clings improbably to a vertical cliff with buildings tumbling chaotically from the top right down to the beach at the bottom. 52 more words
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Just recently, the Grand Canal in China, the world’s longest artificial waterway, made it onto the list of World Heritage Sites. CCTV News reporter Fei Ye talked to an expert about the significance of this title, and what the new responsibilities are that will come with it. 502 more words
Today we were going to Sigulda, a tourist must see town, about an hours mini-bus ride away from the city. It was still raining when we woke up, which was a disappointment but after breakfast we all set off nicely refreshed after a good nights sleep.