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The Floating Market of Lok Baintan

Borneo Day 3: Sunday, July 23, 2017

The sun rose up over the Martapura River as we reached the floating market of Lok Baintan. Ladies in traditional clothing were paddling small boats around the many water taxis, selling everything from fruits and vegetables to donuts and a sort of green gelatin. 969 more words

In a Boat on a River

Borneo Day 3: Sunday, July 23, 2017

I woke up at 4:50, thankfully – the front desk forgot my 4:30 wake up call. I jumped in the shower and got dressed in the clothes I had laundered in the sink the day before. 796 more words

A Water Taxi on the Martapura River

Borneo Day 1: Friday, July 21, 2017

After we had rested for an hour or so, we walked to the lobby and met Nazar and his wife, who wanted to show us parts of the city. 1,209 more words

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Best Things To Do at Vivid Sydney

Vivid Sydney, the world’s largest festival of light, music and ideas. From interactive installations to giant animal light sculptures, these are the top five things to see and do at… 108 more words

Sydney Water Taxi

Arrivederci, Italia

This morning, my family and I said farewell to Venezia as we packed our bags and boarded the water taxi. I wasn’t happy when the handle to my suitcase came completely unattached from my bag, but better the last day than any other day, I suppose. 499 more words

Confronting climate change aboard a floating classroom

The King County Water Taxi functioned as a floating classroom recently for a firsthand lesson on how King County is confronting climate change.

On an unusually hot day on the waterfront, in the midday hours when our vessels are docked, the Marine Division hosted 13 high-schoolers from the Woodland Park Zoo’s… 367 more words

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Transportation in Cabo

So, you are coming to Cabo for vacation.  First–its a 30 minute drive from the airport, how are you getting here?  Second–you have heard that Mexicans drive crazy, is it safe to drive?   820 more words