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GEORGIA : WINTER BREAK FROM DUBAI TO TBILISI

It was not difficult for me to decide to travel to Georgia exactly 8 days after I came from Russia. Visa-free for Filipinos with residence visa in UAE. Short haul flight of less than 4 hours from Dubai to its capital city, Tbilisi. Relatively afforda...
by Beyond Toxicity @ docgelo.com on Jan 23, 2016

Shirakawa-go and Gokayama

Shirakawa-go (白川郷) and nearby Gokayama (五箇山) are secluded World Heritage villages known for their vernacular farmhouse-style houses called Gassho-Zukuri. These unique buildings have their style to withstand the heavy snow in the winter.
by Cheapo Japan on Nov 11, 2015

Shirakawa-go and Gokayama

Shirakawa-go (白川郷) and nearby Gokayama (五箇山) are secluded World Heritage villages known for their vernacular farmhouse-style houses called Gassho-Zukuri....
by Cheapo Japan on Nov 11, 2015

PERU : MY WHIRLWIND ROMANCE WITH LIMA

One of my good friends have been inspiring me to always look at the positive side of things, rather than to focus on being cynical and to pay attention to all things negative. His views reminded me that it’s healthier to see the good amidst the...

10 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in South America

The Happy Nomad Did you know that there are 59 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in South America? And that list is growing as new sites are added. UNESCO World Heritage Sites are important cultural and natural landmarks... by Rick Carassai | 1...
by The Happy Nomad on Jul 30, 2015

Tenryuji Temple

Tenryuji Temple (天龍寺) is ranked as one of Kyoto’s top temples and a World Heritage site. The large, but fun to...
by Cheapo Japan on Jul 22, 2015

Toji Temple

Toji Temple (東寺) is one of the two ‘guardian temples’ that was built when Japan’s capital was moved from...
by Cheapo Japan on Jul 21, 2015

Ryoanji Temple

Ryoanji Temple (龍安寺), meaning The Temple of the Dragon at Peace, is a World Heritage listed “dry landscape” garden...
by Cheapo Japan on Jul 19, 2015

Kaiping Diaolou Tour: Zili Village, Guangdong Province, China

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel On my series of touring the impressive Kaiping Diaolou in China’s Guangdong Province, we headed next to Zili Village in some truly remote countryside. We had already toured the historic t...
by Don't Stop Living on Jul 15, 2015

Uji

Uji (宇治) is a popular tourist spot known for it’s many centuries old shrines and temples, 2...
by Cheapo Japan on Jul 9, 2015

Visit 5 German World Heritage sites from your sofa

Are you interested in visiting UNESCO World Heritage sites? Would you like to visit some German sites?   If yes, and you can, great – but what if, for whatever reason, you cannot get to Germany and visit these sites? How about visiting these s...

Nagasaki

Nagasaki (長崎), just like Hiroshima, is an extremely emotional place to visit, but well worth seeing. Nagasaki...
by Cheapo Japan on May 1, 2015

Most Notorious Ghost Towns

Did you think about your daily habits and what could they mean for the people from over few centuries? Did you think that the city you live could vanish and remain without any inhabitants? Of course... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my web...
by Travel on Apr 24, 2015

Discovering Languedoc-Roussillon

My own discovery of Languedoc-Roussillon Day Nr Zero… coming to Languedoc-Roussillon and arriving at Aigues Mortes…have been tiring but a good experience! It was such a journey! You will think that it is going to take you not more than Continue r...
by Shopaholic's Daily Calendar on Mar 2, 2015

Estados Unidos nomina 10 Edificios de Frank Lloyd Wright para ser declarados Patrimonio de la Humanidad UNESCO — vía Design News | Apartment Therapy

El mes pasado finalizó con un interesante anuncio oficial por parte de los Estados Unidos de América: nomina oficialmente ante UNESCO 10 Edificios de Frank Lloyd Wright para ser declarados Patrimonio... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my...
by ArquitecturaS on Feb 3, 2015

Sigyria: The Lion Rock Where Monkeys and Mountains Meet

The original can be found here: Sigyria: The Lion Rock Where Monkeys and Mountains Meet. Please read the original.Sigyria, also referred to as "Lions Rock" is Sri Lanka's most visited historical destination. It's been home to a king, monks and is now...

Srilankan Culture that Explore World Heritage

Sri Lanka has a rich heritage of culture and tradition dating back to the ancient times. These reflect in the beauty of their palaces, temples, ancient cities and forts. In a fitting tribute to the monarchs, architects and designers who contributed t...

Meteora: Calling All Adventure Seeking Monks

The original can be found here: Meteora: Calling All Adventure Seeking Monks. Please read the original.Meteora is home to some of the world's most adventure-seeking monks! They have to rock climb over 300 vertical meters to reach the monasteries!Monk...

OF WANDERLUST AND BUCKET LIST : FEW TRAVELS THROUGH THE YEARS.

HOW DID I FALL IN LOVE WITH TRAVELING? You will not understand it unless you also love traveling. Call me cynical, but I will bet my last dirham on my pocket that we’re not on the same page unless we have the same passion. More than two decade...

Kvarken Archipelago: Finland’s Only Natural UNESCO World Heritage Site

The original can be found here: Kvarken Archipelago: Finland’s Only Natural UNESCO World Heritage Site. Please read the original. Not only is Kvarken Archipelago Finland's only natural UNESCO Site, it's also one of the fastest rising land uplif...


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