Meetin’ and greetin’ Cretans (part 1) — Observaterry

My ideal holiday involves lots of great scenery, interspersed with deep history and a distinct local culture. Crete and Santorini provided me all of these things when we visited a few years ago. The dawn view over the Venetian fort more than made up for the street of waterfront cafes and tavernas below our window […] Meetin’ and greetin’ Cretans (part 1) — Observaterry Advertisements Continue reading Meetin’ and greetin’ Cretans (part 1) — Observaterry

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Thailand: Bangkok & Hua Hin (2019) — The Open Roads

Situated on the banks of the Chao Phraya river, the origins of the now bustling city of Bangkok can be traced back to the 15th century Ayutthaya Kingdom the precursor to modern day Thailand. A trip to Thailand can be a varied experience depending on ones interests. From a very rich cultural history to pristine […] Thailand: Bangkok & Hua Hin (2019) — The Open Roads Continue reading Thailand: Bangkok & Hua Hin (2019) — The Open Roads

Dubai Safari Park, the park will be hosting a series of live performances, free of charge, until October 10th. — Uae news 4u

7th October 2020, Dubai: In celebration of the successful opening of Dubai Safari Park, the park will be hosting a series of live performances, free of charge, until October 10th. Visitors can enjoy spectacular performances from traditional African drummers, at the African Tribal show, and watch as the performers dance along to the rhythm of […] Dubai Safari Park, the park will be hosting a series of live performances, free of charge, until October 10th. — Uae news 4u Continue reading Dubai Safari Park, the park will be hosting a series of live performances, free of charge, until October 10th. — Uae news 4u

Paris France More Photography of Restaurants Cafes and Views — French Travel Books – Paris, Provence & French Food & Wine

A few shots taken over the last few years. Paris always draws you back and hopefully we can travel again soon Paris France More Photography of Restaurants Cafes and Views — French Travel Books – Paris, Provence & French Food & Wine Continue reading Paris France More Photography of Restaurants Cafes and Views — French Travel Books – Paris, Provence & French Food & Wine

Bamboo Rafting at Periyar Tiger Reserve — Astral Trips

The winter month of February and a perfect week-long trip to Kerala. We took an early morning bus from Alleppey to reach a small town of Kumily, also called as Thekkady. This town, bordering Kerala & Tamil Nadu, is famous for two things – the spice plantations and Periyar Tiger Reserve. We reached Thekkady in the […] Bamboo Rafting at Periyar Tiger Reserve — Astral Trips Continue reading Bamboo Rafting at Periyar Tiger Reserve — Astral Trips

Focused on the goal: Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro — Travel Is Light

Setting a goal Have you ever felt like your life is so busy and complicated that you’re lost in it? Setting goals can create a light in the darkness… However, doing so is pretty rare: only 3% of people have a set of clear, written goals. (Get Smart! by Brian Tracy) I want my goals […] Focused on the goal: Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro — Travel Is Light Continue reading Focused on the goal: Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro — Travel Is Light

Dad and son fight off wild dogs and tame donkey on 1,700 mile walk ‘just to see granny’ — Metro

Romeo Cox and dad Phil walked for 93 days to get to the UK to visit granny Rosemary (Picture: Triangle News)An 11-year-old boy spent more than three months trekking 1,700 miles from Sicily to London just so he could give his granny a hug during lockdown. Romeo Cox and dad Phil, 46, fought off vicious… Dad and son fight off wild dogs and tame donkey on 1,700 mile walk ‘just to see granny’ — Metro Continue reading Dad and son fight off wild dogs and tame donkey on 1,700 mile walk ‘just to see granny’ — Metro

World Tourism Day — Sonesta Hotels

Did you know that September 27 is World Tourism Day? While tourism looks a little different in 2020, we think it’s worth celebrating this holiday, and we’ve included a few ideas below. Enjoy a virtual experience from the comfort of your home. Armchair travel is in this year! Take in a concert, visit a zoo […] World Tourism Day — Sonesta Hotels Continue reading World Tourism Day — Sonesta Hotels