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travel review from Greece
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The ancient sites are the main attractions of Athens. The magnificent Parthenon a top the Acropolis of Athens, is a picture everybody knows. The Greek Capital city, Athens, is named after Athena the Goddess of Wisdom.-- The Parthenon is high …
travel review from Rotterdam, Netherlands
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I have mentioned in the main portion of this journal about going on a guided walking tour with an absolutely brilliant guide called Frank, or fabulous Frank as he is billed. Actually, he gets a bit embarrassed about that particular …
travel blog from Rotterdam, Netherlands
updated 1 day ago
I awoke quite early on the morning of the 11th April and it wasn't due to being in a communal room of six as all my young fellow travellers behaved in an exemplary manner, it was the old man that …
travel review from Takayama, Japan
updated 1 day ago
The J-hoppers Hida Takayama Guesthouse is one of the cheapest places in Takayama, it has a excellent location close to the train and bus station and the old town is quite clean, free wifi and kitchen. The hostel beds are …
travel review from London, England
updated 1 day ago
This hotel is a short walk from Kings Cross Station and is relatively cheap by London standards. Singles have shared toilets, but only cost £41 a night. I had a room on the top (7th) floor and more or less …
travel review from Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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The Entoto Hotel is romantic according to the nice Ethiopian man (Mesfin) who parks my car at the airport in England. I stopped here on a very rainy day and had a nice lunch (tibs!). It is set in a …
travel review from Mitad del Mundo, Ecuador
updated 1 day ago
Inti Nan is a tourist attraction in the vicinity of the Mitad del Mundo monument. Depending on your perspective it is either a tourist trap or a lot of fun. We took it all with a pinch of salt and …
travel review from Mitad del Mundo, Ecuador
updated 1 day ago
The monument that bears the name Mitad del Mundo is a 30 metre tall stone pyramid topped with a globe 4.5 metres in diameter, so it’s hard to miss! It can hardly be considered beautiful but it is certainly impressive. …
travel review from Vero Beach, Florida
updated 1 day ago
I visited the weekend of April 21-23, 2017. Of course, being a Disney property, is absolutely beautiful. The pool Is awesome! Not only is It huge, it has a very cool water slide! They had fun activities for kids all …
travel blog from Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
updated 1 day ago
I had always wanted to ride on the North Borneo Railway (the only rail service in Borneo) but when I last checked, it was not operating. The tracks were supposedly being refurbished and I expected the service would die a …
travel review from Otavalo, Ecuador
updated 1 day ago
In need of refreshment and a sit-down after an hour or so of wandering around the market, we looked for somewhere where we might also get a view of the action, and found it at the Buena Vista, which lived …
travel review from Otavalo, Ecuador
updated 1 day ago
The tourist-focused market takes place in this large central square. There are markets in every Ecuadorean town, small or large, so what is so special about Otavalo? Well, for one thing, its size. It has to be one of the …
travel review from Austria
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The country of Austria lies at the heart of central Europe. The Capital city is Vienna.-- Salzburg is a beautiful city in Austria. Salzburg is Mozarts birthplace and home of the famous Salburg Festival..Its claim is that it is Europes …
travel blog from Lima, Peru
updated 1 day ago
Taking the opportunity for another lie-in, today was a lazy day of leisurely dining, souvenir shopping and sitting in the ‘John F Kennedy’ park in Miraflores before catching my late afternoon flight. This went by without a hitch, with a …
travel review from Torun, Poland
updated 1 day ago
In April 2017 I stayed 3 nights in a single room of Hostel Przystanek. I had booked it in advance on booking.com for a price of 95 PLN (ca. 23 Euro). The price included a buffet style breakfast. Together with …
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