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Amazing, Wonderful, Awesome, Great… Which word would you use?

The classic seven wonders were…

Colossus of Rhodes

Great Pyramid of Giza

Hanging Gardens of Babylon

Lighthouse of Alexandria

Mausoleum at Halicarnassus

Statue of Zeus at Olympia… 223 more words


The Great Wall of China is nothing but a great wall


I was terribly taken aback today. It wasn’t a nice surprise.

I went out on a late brunch (or just lunch, lol) with several friends. 2,119 more words

Hellenistic Odyssey Part 9: Peloponnese

This was the final leg of my road trip. I continued to stop at places that were of historical and mythological significance (and anything else that may have popped up on my radar. 1,010 more words

Hellenistic Odyssey Part 6: Rhodes

Technically, I had no intention of spending much, if any, time here, but as it happens on a trip like this you find new places and explore a bit (which is sort of what this whole trip is about?) From Crete, I had to take a ferry here to get to Patmos which meant also coming back here, unless I found a new place to go. 1,457 more words

Niagara Falls Canada

A couple years ago I put together travel destinations that I want to visit each year, some I have still yet to visit, however, the intent remains. 793 more words


The Colossus of Rhodes - art steps in where economy fails

An old blog post, edited a little.

It would be impossible to discuss megalithic statues and not mention my current favorite (for the record, Genghis Khan in Mongolia is at No.2). 478 more words

Cross-Cultural Individual Issues

That time I rode a camel at The Great Pyramids of Giza

Visiting the Great Pyramids of Giza is something I think must be on everyone’s bucket list. It was definitely on mine. So when I got the opportunity while working in Cairo to spend a day at pyramids I literally jumped at the chance. 587 more words