Mount Vesuvius by Agate_Pass_Photography

Mount Vesuvius Keeps a very close eye on the Italian city of Pompeii.

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Community advantages of living in Onanole

Living next to Riding Mountain National Park in the community of Onanole has some distinct benefits and advantages. Let’s explore what some of these are, depending on whether you are a family, a retired couple, or seasonal residents needing an anchor outside of the city. 232 more words

House For Sale Clear Lake

Shirakawago, Japan: All in White!

Hidden among the mountains, lies a quaint village of Shirakawago. Known for their iconic triangular farmhouses, Shirakawago was declared as a UNESCO world heritage site in 1995. 110 more words

My Journal

Grand Tour #17; A Night in The Museum.

My name is Doug. I am a tourist. It’s an admission that one has to make.

Tourism can be good and it can be bad. Tourism can bring much needed cash into communities and it can bring inequality. 794 more words

Grand Tour 2015

Himeji Castle, A Symbol of Power

Himeji-jo, or Himeji Castle, is the first UNESCO World Heritage registered in Japan. It is known as the largest existing castle in the country. 740 more words


Potsdam: A quirky day trip from Berlin.

Potsdam is a great day trip from the city bustle and just forty minutes from Berlin on the S-Bahn. Listed as a UNESCO World Heritage… 704 more words