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Petrarca e Goethe: tra penna e rastrello

È facile capire – passeggiando per i Colli Euganei – il motivo che spinse il Petrarca a stabilirsi ad Arquà (nel 1860 fu aggiunto il nome del poeta), un piccolo borgo del Veneto in provincia di Padova. 680 more words



“Match me such a marvel save in Eastern clime, A rose red city half as old as time… Dean Burgon

I had remembered to close the dark out curtains, but the pool of light puddling on the floor under the curtains hinted at the beautiful sunrise on the mountains in front of us. 1,076 more words

African Adventures

Jordanian Journey

Greetings from Jordan!

This 10 day Jordanian journey was hands down one of the best trips I have taken. Jordan was the first Arab country I have visited and has me wanting to explore this region even more. 517 more words

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Fiskhandlare i Petra, Lesbos försöker övertyga en kund.

365 FOTON 2015

VIDEO: In Jordan, stunning images of the a Thousand years Heritage

Touch the walls of the ancient caravan city of Petra. Rollover exceptional desert landscape of Wadi Rum. Get high on the ancient remains of the Roman theater and the Amman Citadel …, Jordan lives in great show. 283 more words

Travel Report

5 day hike from Petra to Hmaimeh

This five day hike was supported (ie a 4×4 met us at each camp, carrying our camping gear and kitchen) so we only had to carry what we needed during the day.   572 more words


Day 376: Discovering Jerash, Jordan

I have to confess, I knew NOTHING about the city of Jerash, not one, single, solitary thing.  I had never even heard of it!  Our discovery happened because we chose the only available nonstop flight between Istanbul and Amman, Jordan leaving at 1am in the morning from Istanbul. 590 more words

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