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Angkor Wat

CAMBODIA | Fri, 7 Jul 2017 | By tigerlillytravels | Views [701]

We boarded the night bus from Sihanoukville, we were the first people on from our pick up, and we spent a little time driving around to different hostels. At one pick up we heard the familiar voices of 2 friends we have been bumping into since Laos.... Read more >

Tags: angkor wat, cambodia, night bus, selfies, sleeper bus, temples, tourists, wanderlust

Don't Feed the Wildlife

NEW ZEALAND | Sun, 8 Feb 2015 | By elcastleberry | Views [409]

"I'll do whatever the hell I want, so shut the hell up!" shouted the redneck, crouched next to a small yellow-eyed penguin on the rocky beach. A crowd had gathered on the earthen ledge above him, watching as he tried to coax the animal towards him with ... Read more >

Tags: animals, new zealand, tourism, tourists, wildlife

Open for Visits

SOUTH AFRICA | Wed, 21 May 2014 | By natania | Views [453]

One of my favorite travelling experiences has to be all of the random, amazing people I meet. I just love learning about all of the different cultures, habits, manerisms etc.  Seeign as I can't really travel for now - (Making money and setting ... Read more >

Tags: lodging in western cape, room in western cape, stay in cape town, stay in paternoster, tourists, travelers, vredenburg

Latern Lined Hoi An

VIETNAM | Fri, 16 May 2014 | By goingsolo | Views [445]

Hoi An is everything I remember it to be: wistful, relaxed and latern lined.  It is a bit more touristy than it was years ago, but I think that is inevitable. I only spent a day in Hoi An, since I had been there before and was keen to keep moving ... Read more >

Tags: dresses, food poisoning, hoi an, laterns, tailor, tourists

NY, New York!

USA | Wed, 13 Feb 2013 | By jamesshanks | Views [2688]

Where on earth do I start when trying to describe and recount a two week getaway to New York, New York?! Typically I start my journal entries by going over the photos I have of what I want to write about. Upon going through my vast collection of happy ... Read more >

Tags: australians, brooklyn, central park, christmas, food, new years, new york, rockefeller, tourists, vegan

Photos: My Scholarship entry - A 'place' I have visited

ITALY | Thu, 3 Jan 2013 | By danihansen | Photo Gallery | Scholarship Entry

My name is Danielle Hansen & I'm a photography student based in Townsville, QLD. I hope to delve into the world of travel photography & photojournalism once I’ve completed my studies. My driving point as a photographer is to inspire people, in the hope ... Read more >
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Tags: italy, people, tourists, travel, venice

Beachy Behaviors

NICARAGUA | Mon, 18 Oct 2010 | By stephhef | Views [506]

The outfielders were shoeless, centerfield in the surf, and the infield was full of young boys hopeful to be part of the action. As I walked towards the game the teams swelled and the outfield expanded, until it was clear that the one set of sunbathers ... Read more >

Tags: baseball, beaches, rain, tourists

How to Identify a Tourist Huckster

WORLDWIDE | Tue, 17 Aug 2010 | By OffTheBeatenPath | Views [6874] | Comments [1]

The primary rule of travel, as immutable as the laws of physics, can be thus rendered: wherever there are tourists, there will be hucksters. They misdirect you to bad attractions. They over-charge your for services or souvenirs. They convince ... Read more >

Tags: hucksters, off the beaten path, safety, scams, tourist traps, tourists, travel

Spring sprung in chic Paris

FRANCE | Thu, 4 Jun 2009 | By keith_austin | Views [1887] | Comments [2]

RECENTLY we have been concerned with the question of ‘chicness’. As in the age-old dilemma of whether the French actually are more chic than anyone else, or is it one of those self-fulfilling prophecies? Certainly the chap strolling the Marais ... Read more >

Tags: chic, fashion, jimmy choo, notre dame, paris, popsi bubblehead, scooters, spring, stiletto, tourists

Luang Prabang - Temples, Tourists, Textiles (and Elephants!)

LAOS | Sun, 8 Feb 2009 | By jciecko | Views [1525]

Luang Prabang is the tourist gem of Laos . It has one of the highest concentrations of well preserved Buddhist temples in all of Southeast Asia , earning it recognition as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. It’s also nestled between different mountain ... Read more >

Tags: elephants, temples, tourists

Train, train do not go away

FRANCE | Sat, 7 Feb 2009 | By keith_austin | Views [1144]

How many times have you heard that people, when they arrive at a new destination, want to “experience” the place like the locals do? They want to eat where the locals eat, drink where the locals drink ... it’s an obsession, and a ridiculous one. ... Read more >

Tags: croissants, keith austin, paris, popsi bubblehead, prices, tourism, tourists, trains, venice

tortuguero...loving costa rican caribbeanness

COSTA RICA | Tue, 15 Apr 2008 | By kitcat | Views [662] | Comments [2]

ok...so there's a bit of a gap in time between where i left off and where i am now! finally got to tortuguero village after our wet boat trippy and found cabiñas, again, in a more indigenous area. i keep on amazing myself how we end up in situations ... Read more >

Tags: boaty fun, canoeying, caribbean food, tortugas (or rather the lack of them), tortuguero, tourists


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