On a cool September morning last year , I had the most amazing travel experiences. It was not any exquisite museum or an archaeological site. It was the… 257 more words
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My mum’s world traveller status is a recent acquisition, precipitated mainly by a desire to see her wayward son once in a while. However, this coincided with definite self-interest when she announced another visit- coincidentally whilst I was due to be on the amazing Galápagos archipelago! 3,032 more words
Before the mid–20th century, when air travel took over as the fastest mode of transporting people and our things around the globe, our ancestors primarily relied on ships for trade and transit. 823 more words
HIROSHIMA, Japan — Importing second-hand Roll-On Roll-Off (Ro-Ro) vessels from Japan seems to be a thing of the past for the Philippine maritime industry.
Just last Wednesday (Manila time), Batangas-based shipping firm Starlite Ferries Inc. 520 more words
When people are about to travel to places like Bali or Thailand they generally receive oodles of free advice from friends and family. It can seem that everyone has a favorite travel tip that must be adhered to, an item of luggage that must be taken, and a medical cure that must be followed in the event of illness or injury. 1,462 more words