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On the road to Rauma

“The people on the bus go up and down, up and down, up and down”……….. 29 years have slipped away since I taught my last kindergarten music class.   1,390 more words

Curaçao’s newest museum showcases Punda

Susan Campbell writes about Curaçao’s new museum Punda Then and Now, which opened in a 17th century historic building that was remodeled into a modern shop in 1966 by architect Ben Smit. 520 more words


[Guest Post] Konark Sun Temple: The Black Pagoda

The Konark Sun Temple, built in the 13th century, in India takes its name from the Sanskrit words, Kona (corner) and Arka (sun) in dedication to the Sun god Surya. 453 more words


Cruising in Ha Long Bay: Highlights and disappointments

This is a place I’ve been wanting to visit since I was a high school student. Even at a young age, my imagination was captured by the beautiful descriptions I read in my school books and the photos of Ha Long Bay I saw in the Internet. 1,483 more words

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Luang Prabang: as advertised

I’ve seen this little jewel of the orient described as an over-the-top Disneyworld drunk on its own preciousness. But only a terminal cynic could sustain that view. 813 more words


peru-machu picchu

Visit Machu Picchu is one of my dreams. Because this place is very far from my country it seems difficult to reach … but there is no dream that can not come true.. 993 more words