A visitor is reflected in the glass that protects the fossil of a turtle, roughly 45 million years old, on display at the Messel Pit (German: ‘Grube Messel’) exhibition hall, just southeast of Frankfurt, Sep.2. 18 more words
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A stroll through the Old Town in Tallinn is one of life’s many great pleasures. It’s charming, steeped in history and simply stunning.
The towering churches, cobbled streets and colorful facades are a sight to behold. 465 more words
San Luis Potosi was never on any of our travel plans, probably up until the day prior to us leaving Zacatecas.
So why were we now on yet another bus (thankfully only a 3 hour trip) headed to this UNESCO listed colonial city of over 700,000 people? 1,038 more words
It’s Labor Day, a.k.a. the last glorious day of freedom before teachers and students return to school, so really I should be on a beach somewhere sipping on a summery cocktail and such, but instead I’m finding myself working today to get my life in order and ready for the school year to begin. 189 more words