one of the striking birds we saw on Rapida Island was the Galapagos Grey Heron. We also saw Penguins, and Pelicans that rest in the mangroves. 24 more words
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Shaped like a giant lotus flower, the sacred symbol of the Buddha, Borobudur is the world’s largest Buddhist monument. Set inspiringly, amongst the lush rice paddies in the centre of the Indonesian island, the structure of the temple is unique. 1,013 more words
It’s hard to resist writing up our regular Dallas Escape Series with several nods to the beauty of Mexico. Probably a fourth of all of our travel postings have been in or surrounding Mexico. 538 more words
Sorry, I had this post stuck in draft mode for more than 6 months now. It’s time!
Photo: My DPRK tourist visa card.
So my journey began in Beijing, where I first met my group from Young Pioneer Tours (YPT) at the City Central Youth Hostel and first laid hands on my blue DPRK visa card. 3,497 more words