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Enduring Icons of Sydney

Rivalries among kingdoms, empires and modern-day republics have profoundly shaped humanity in many ways. In the process of outdoing each other – through the economy, military, or culture – monumental edifices were often erected to symbolize a country’s prominence on the world stage. 1,023 more words

Travel

Writing Prompts

Feel free to use my writing prompts! Since I run out of things to say, i’m gonna do a few prompts per post.

Write a diary entry dated 10 years in the future. 377 more words

DECEMBER 2017

Arriving Into Hong Kong

Having just visited Hong Kong I wanted to share my advice about getting around the islands of Hong Kong.

Although there is over 200 islands to explore most tourists will stick to the main areas of Hong Kong Island, Kowloon, Lantu Island and the New Territories all of which can be explored by the MTR. 96 more words

Hints

Dried timber

In the construction site.

■Lumber – Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lumber
■Location Map
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City Dreams

Pulsating city strife breaths

Life into a wintery gaze

Enveloping the city and the noise in a way

That drowns out the sound of the… 122 more words

Poetry

Hidden Architectural Gems of Helsinki

A couple of days back I went on an organised walking tour to discover Helsinki’s hidden architectural gems. The tour focused on the entrances and staircases of 5 high-value properties in the heart of Helsinki, dating back more than a century. 362 more words

Europe