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A guide to a 2-day road trip around Victoria, Australia

Long weekends are the perfect excuse to escape the monotony and explore the marvelous places that exist just a couple of hours away from your home. 984 more words


A feast of Art Nouveau

On the recent road trip I had with family whilst staying in the US, we travelled through Mississippi. On a grey rainy day we visited the state Capitol in Jackson and were dazzled by the decor. 127 more words

Rusty old ruin

Was this really our destination? Looking at the rusty towering ruins of the Sloss Furnaces in Birmingham, Alabama I had that “Oh no…” sinking feeling. Daughter-in-law had suggested this as our first stop on the family spring break road trip. 232 more words

Way down yonder in New Orleans

New Orleans – NOLA – has its own very special vibrant energy and appeal. I went there recently for a short break, took my camera and tried to capture some of the many aspects of this incredible city. 128 more words

Real Life

Comino, Malta

Comino is a very small island that offers a peaceful holiday to its visitors. The island has a permanent population of four (yes, just 4!). It is a car-free island that is ideal for those who love diving, going windsurfing and taking a walk! 32 more words


Berchtesgaden National Park – Germany

In a German tourism advertisement, this place is stated as “the place where wilderness got started”. Rising close to Konigssee Lake that has emerald green water and extending towards the Watzmann Hills, this region is the second highest mountain of Germany. 10 more words


Melissani Cave – Greece

A hidden beauty on Cephalonia, a Greek island within the borders of Ionian Sea. The water in Melissani Cave is so clear that boats on the water look like they are hovering. 74 more words