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Local Legends!

Alright then folkels. An odd one this one but bear with me, I find it pretty interesting.

I’m gonna tell you all a story that I’ve been told since I was little, and one which plenty of other people in this particular part of North Yorkshire know. 473 more words

History

Luang Prabang to Chiang Mai

It’s ridiculous how fast the past week has gone. I’m currently writing from Pai in Thailand having made my way here from Luang Prabang in Laos. 659 more words

Laos

Cybershopping: 9 Handmade Christmas gifts from monks and nuns

There’s still time to take care of some of your Christmas shopping online. Why not try these lovely gifts, handmade by monks and nuns from monasteries and religious communities? 395 more words

Lifestyle

Quel Beau Lieu!

Everyone knows that the highlands are beautiful, but every once in a while someone says it.

In the year 1230, a group of monks, called the Valliscaulians, built themselves a priory just outside Inverness. 363 more words

Travel