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travel blog from Seoul, South Korea
updated 21 hours ago
My sister and I have become fans of Korea because of the hallyu (Korean wave) phenomenon sweeping our musical islands. The idea of meandering between towering redwoods while huge snowflakes fall (cue Endless Love: Winter Sonata theme) strangely appealed to …
travel blog from Tuguegarao, Philippines
updated 21 hours ago
An 11-day trek around the Philippines’ largest island meant going up vertiginous mountain highways and finding downtime in half-deserted beaches. But traveling during Holy Week presented its own unique experiences and challenges. My itinerary: Manila-Baguio-Sagada-Batad-Cagayan-Laoag-Vigan-Pangasinan-Manila. …
travel review from Ottawa, Canada
updated 22 hours ago
On Canada Day (July 1st of each year) in Ottawa, a tour of the Royal Canadian Mint is open to the public for free. Canada's capital has many places open to the public and on this day Ottawa promotes various …
travel blog from Ottawa, Canada
updated 22 hours ago
I moved to Ottawa East, Uplands Airforce base back in 1974 (OUCH) ... I have many memories as I went to grade school and later high school, then onto university there ... I go there for Canada Day, no other …
travel blog from World
updated 23 hours ago
This blog is about those places that I have mentioned in passing, so to speak, during the course of other blog narratives, but did not make specific entries for them by placename. In such cases I decided to make a …
travel blog from Sudbury, Canada
updated 23 hours ago
  Mr. Robin has decided to venture into our territorial home in Sudbury, but at least he is a bit smarter this year as compared to last year.  Last year, he thought of building his nest in our mailbox; every morning he would tirelessly put …
travel blog from Boston, Massachusetts
updated 1 day ago
December 11, 2017 I fell asleep with my glasses on and iPad in my hand but my sleep was very restless. Nightmares, three of them, had me up several times during the night,  Richard, the driver, knocked on my door, …
travel blog from Nacogdoches, Texas
updated 1 day ago
In the 1680s the Spanish established a series of indian trails from Mexico to Natchitoches Louisiana by way of whats now Nacogdoches and San Antonio. The trail was called Camino Real a la Tierra de los Tejas. www.ElCaminoTrail.org On July …
travel blog from Manila, Philippines
updated 1 day ago
Flight details CX907 J 747-400 Dep 0750 Arr 0940 HKGMNL 702 miles Finally, I am back in Manila after being away for six nights. This was my shortest (in terms of trip length) but longest (in terms of distance) long haul flight. …
travel blog from Seattle, Washington
updated 1 day ago
Flight details: AS2295 Q200 Dep Arr SEAPDX 500 miles After my first full night on this trip, I had to wake up early in order to meet my colleagues before we traveled to our client's headquarters in Redmond. No need to mention who they …
travel blog from Manila, Philippines
updated 1 day ago
Took Philippine Airlines on the way back to Manila. Flight PR103 usually leaves LAX at 9PM, arriving in Guam for a technical stop usually between 3-4AM GUM time. After an hour to refuel, it's off to Manila for an arrival …
travel blog from Taytay, Philippines
updated 1 day ago
Edit as of July 2015: I've decided to open this blog to all registered TravBuddy members. Especially in the light of the April 2016 Philippines Meetup in Manila in Cebu where some participants would like to continue on to Palawan …
travel blog from Bangkok, Thailand
updated 1 day ago
EDIT as of July 2015: Since this trip back in 2008, I have returned to Bangkok twice. Both were for meetups organized by myself and Jon (norhtlight) - and they were held on February 15th for two consecutive years (2014 …
travel blog from Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
updated 1 day ago
Five night trip to Sri Lanka covering Colombo, Kandy, Sigiriya, Dambulla, Galle and Unawatuna With TravBuddies Rhea, Masayo, Jon, Anne, Forrest, Hali, Kanak, Hima and Devi …
travel blog from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
updated 1 day ago
The last time I was in Kuala Lumpur was for work in 2001 - yes, more than 13 years ago! Well I consider it 20 years since we stayed in Putrajaya back in 2001 and just made a quick drive …
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