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Pamukkale & Hieropolis

The white fairytale baths and hot springs of the World Heritage Site Pamukale are one of the most famous tourists attractions in Turkey. Even if you’ve never been there you might have seen the beautiful pictures of the many white terraces made of travertine. 208 more words


World Heritage Region

Walking around the “Altausseer See” I took these pictures of the frozen lake and the surrounding forest. It was a sunny, even warm winter day and one could hear the sound of the melting ice of the lake. 14 more words


Hospicio Cabañas Guadalajara I Series

World’s Heritage Building, located in the heart of Mexico´s second most populous and important city, Instituto Cultural Cabañas (aka Hospicio Cabañas), is one of the most stunning and well-preserved buildings I’ve seen in Mexico. 35 more words


Shirakawa-go: Snow, Mountains, and an Old School Japanese Village!

This past weekend I took a snowy 6 hour train/bus voyage from Mie, my home prefecture, into Gifu, which is a land-locked, mountainous prefecture north of me. 1,226 more words

Travel Diary

Valentine's Day in Warsaw

On arrival in Warsaw it was most noticeable was that it was very, very busy indeed and this turned out to be on account of the fact that this was February 14th, Saint Valentine’s Day. 629 more words