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The Beautiful City of Siena

While staying in Florence we did a day trip to the near city of Siena. The city still is made up of its old medieval buildings and there is no traffic allowed inside the city wall. 66 more words


Discovering new places

I have been living in Suzhou for over 4 years now, but there are still some places that I haven’t been to. For example, I haven’t been to all of the famous Suzhou gardens, only to some of them (all of them look similar, right?). 673 more words


Day Two Hundred Fifty Four #DiaryoftheEndoftheWorld

Getting past the city wall was no problem at all. We bypassed it all together.

From our vantage point yesterday Elijah picked out our landing point on this side of the wall. 90 more words

Diary Of The End Of The World

Stadtmauer - City Wall, Xi'an 2016

Die Stadtmauer von Xi’an ist die größte und heute vollständigste Stadtmauer in China. Dank umfangreicher Renovierungsmaßnahmen seit den 1980er Jahren ist die Stadtmauer heute auf der gesamten Länge begehbar und bildet einen rechteckigen Ring um die Altstadt… 115 more words


Shaanxi Province (2) : Xi'an

Dear readers,

I am still in Xi’an.  I had the most fantastic day seeing the Terracotta Army and enjoying a fantastic culinary experience.  Now I am walking towards the end of the street when the historical Bell Tower emerges in front of me.   1,190 more words


China Travels: The Lights of Nanjing

Nanjing, particularly famous for being the former capitol of China, amazes with its historical sights and its traditional architecture intermingled with the seemingly untouched nature. 1,062 more words


Dubrovnik Summer Festival 2016

The Dubrovnik Summer Festival opening ceremony was held last night in the Old City piazza in front of Sveti Vlaho Church and everyone was there. It seemed like the entire city population showed up and were joined by many guests who participate in this annual summer event.  156 more words