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Amsterdam- Part 1

NETHERLANDS | Mon, 20 Feb 2017 | By swathi | Views [887] | Comments [1]

Amsterdam (New Year's Eve) My heart was racing with excitement! Amsterdam is one of the most  popular  holiday  destinations for students in the UK. I 'd heard all the stories and   f or the past two years I' d  ... Read more >

Tags: amsterdam, fireworks, new years eve

Namhae Island

SOUTH KOREA | Tue, 22 Jul 2014 | By megandrob | Views [639]

The next trip we took was by far one of the best we did in Korea. To the beautiful Namhae Island. It was the middle of May when we went and beginning to get unbearably hot. However, we were by a beach so it wasn’t so bad! With these organized ... Read more >

Tags: beach, fireworks, garlic, namhae

Beaches and Fireworks

GERMANY | Thu, 7 Jul 2011 | By drmitch | Views [549]

I was sad to leave Berlin as I’d met a great bunch of people, and I hadn’t really done much of the “tourist” stuff, but it was time to head down to Cologne. Coincidentally, Heath was flying there on the same day to meet a friend and arrived ... Read more >

Tags: beach, chocolate museum, cologne, fireworks, zeeland

Reveillon or... things to do in Rio when you´re sober

BRAZIL | Sun, 16 Jan 2011 | By electric_scribe | Views [948] | Video

So I´m not sure about you, but I definitely saw New Year's Eve (Reveillon, as they call it in Brazil) as a time to get dressed up, get wasted, and get to making your first bad decisions of the new year. Every year the very congenial Cariocas make room ... Read more >

Tags: 2011, beach, celebration, copacabana, fireworks, new years eve, reveillon, samba

Sydney Slickers

AUSTRALIA | Fri, 14 Jan 2011 | By p-j | Views [459]

G’Day Mate!   Well we arrived in Sydney safe and sound.   It’s been a fantastic few weeks since we’ve been here and we’ve gotten up to loads so we thought it about time we get the blog updated so we keep all you guys at home really jealous and missing ... Read more >

Tags: beaches, bondi, bus tour, chistmas, fireworks, home & away, opera house, snorkelling, sydney festival

Lago Atitilan

GUATEMALA | Mon, 27 Dec 2010 | By djnlacey | Views [827]

From Chichicastenango, we took a windy bus ride heading south to the volcano flanked Lake Atitlan.  From the bus stop in Panajachel, we took a launcha (small motor boat) to San Marcos, a small town known for it's mystical feel.  We checked into the ... Read more >

Tags: cliff jumping, fireworks, guatemala, kayaks, lago atitlan, mayan sauna, new years eve, san marcos, san pedro volcano, yoga

Antigua, Guatemala

GUATEMALA | Fri, 24 Dec 2010 | By djnlacey | Views [584] | Comments [1]

Antigua is the first colonial style town that we have visited in Guatemala.  It´s perfect grid of cobblestone streets and many plazas would have you thinking you were in Spain.  Antigua is surrounded by at least three volcanoes, a few still active, ... Read more >

Tags: antigua guatemala, christmas day, christmas eve, colonial town, fireworks, street festival

Photos: India - Coimbatore, Haridwar, Rishikesh

INDIA | Wed, 10 Nov 2010 | By toomanyllamas | Photo Gallery

Start of the India leg of our travels
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Tags: chatt, coimbatore, diwali, festivals, fireworks, ghats, haridwar, india, prayer, rishikesh

INDIA - Coimbatore to Rishikesh and Haridwar

INDIA | Wed, 10 Nov 2010 | By toomanyllamas | Views [899]

Our journey into India began in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, where we attended the wedding of my darling friend Veenaa. Like all Indian weddings it was a big celebration, with loud music, plenty of strange and comical rituals, lots of good food, and numerous ... Read more >

Tags: coimbatore, dodgy train journeys, exhaustion, fireworks, haridwar, india, places of worship, prayer, rishikesh, weddings

Allons, enfants ...

FRANCE | Thu, 16 Jul 2009 | By keith_austin | Views [1330]

Saw an interesting sign at the Science Park in Paris’s 19e the other day (see thumbnail accompanying this update). It’s basically a Lost And Found office but it was the literal translations that struck me. In French it’s ‘Objets Trouves’ – Objects Found;... Read more >

Tags: bastille day, fireworks, france, parc de la villette, paris

New Years and Old trees: Esquel & Parque Nacional Las Alerces

ARGENTINA | Thu, 1 Jan 2009 | By eoghancito | Views [1078]

The night journey across the continent towards Esquel was pleasant enough, although I thought I had left a bag containing all my gadgets behind. A man got on selling hand-made wooden rosary beads which I bought as a sort of superstitious insurance ... Read more >

Tags: fireworks, lake, mountain, party, trekking

A Whale of a Christmas in Puerto Madryn

ARGENTINA | Fri, 26 Dec 2008 | By eoghancito | Views [1812]

The bus was warm and smelt distinctlly of feet as we found our seats. It had been delayed for 2 hours and Retiro was packed with throngs of people heavily laden with Christmas miscellanea. Puerto Madryn, in Chubut province in Patagonia was 18 hours ... Read more >

Tags: christmas, fireworks, whale, wildlife

Loy Krathong..... and then on our way home

USA | Thu, 13 Nov 2008 | By traveling_jungs | Views [1404]

Thursday, November 13       6:36 am Thailand / 4:36 pm US (We are sitting in the Chiang Mai airport waiting for our flight to Bangkok, which was booked yesterday evening.... more on that to come). Yesterday we headed out and toured a couple more temples.... Read more >

Tags: airport, bangkok international airport, chiang mai, chiang mai, fireworks, loi krathong, loy krathong, suvarnabhumi, thai massage, thailand


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