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Hoi An

We wandered the colorful old town of Hoi An today in scorching heat, first on foot and then in a pedicab. Isa melted down after she accidentally spilled a strawberry milkshake on herself, which led me to go across the narrow street to buy a dress for her to wear while she was still screaming. 14 more words

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Ancient Mycenae & the Treasury of Atreus

Less than half an hour’s drive from the quaint seaside town of Nafplion, you will find the ancient city of Mycenae.  This city was one of the finest examples of Mycenaean culture, inspiring Homer in his epic poems.  789 more words

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Discovery

Egypt uncovers ancient necropolis south of Cairo

Archaeologist have found a ancient necropolis:

containing 40 stone sarcophagi, about 1,000 small statues and a necklace charm bearing the hieroglyphic inscription “happy new year”.

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Funny Fact Friday

Zora's Visions- Games in Development Vol III

~* I foresee beautiful games in your future my dear! *~

In my travels, I encounter amazing and strange worlds as they’re under construction. I take a piece of every place I visit so I can share it with you. 538 more words

Indie Games

Temple of Kukulkan

When I visited Venice, Italy I prayed so hard for my trip not to end that I would wake up early in the morning and stay up late at night just to stretch the day. 29 more words

General Travel

Astronomical Diary and Chronicle of Esagila

“(…) who controls the whole of heaven and earth for his 3020 years)”

Chronicle of Esagila (ABC 19). 

Source: http://www.livius.org/sources/content/mesopotamian-chronicles-content/abc-19-weidner-chronicle/

Model of the Temple of Esagila. 220 more words

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#WordlessWednesday 'Ancient Splendour' #Pompeii #Haiku

Ancient pillars stand, Hands on walls feel the grandeur, Yesterday still breathes.

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I hope you enjoyed this brief visit to the ancient city of Pompeii!
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