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Exploring the Citadel

Today the newer part of Gaeta straddles the low saddle of land either side of a high rugged peninsula, which was the original Roman stronghold around which a mediaeval town grew. 1,290 more words

Ruins of Château de Chaumont (Haute-Savoie)

The Château de Chaumont is a former castle located in the village of Chaumont in Haute-Savoie, below Le Vuache. It was built starting in the 12th century and was razed by the French in the 17th century. 123 more words


Japan Trip Day 8

The weather forecast was right about the rain, and we had short bursts of heavy drizzle and rainfall now and then, but there were also moments of sun and wind. 1,034 more words



Lisbon to Cascais

After 2 days in Lisbon, we packed up our belongings and caught a train to Cascais, an idyllic seaside town, just under 17 miles along the Lisbon coast. 450 more words


Japan Trip Day 7

Looking at the title of my blog, time just passed rather quickly and it was already the 7th day of my vacation, sigh~ Soon, the Japan trip will come to an end, but I am trying my best not to think about it. 1,119 more words


What it's really like to join a Japanese festival and carry a mikoshi around Tokyo for a day

We join the festivities at Suga Shrine, made famous as one of the real-life locations from the hit anime film Your Name823 more words