Monthly Archives: December 2015

Best. Crossing. Ever! – Santiago, Chile

I’ve seen a lot of pedestrian crossings over the years. From the Walk, Don’t Walk of the United States, the Belisha beacons of the UK and the Ampelmännchen of former Eastern Germany. But only one has ever made me LOL, … Continue reading

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Secret Itineraries Tour, Doge’s Palace, Venice

Of all the cities I’ve ever been, Venice is my absolute favourite. Each time I go, I visit my favourite haunts, of course. But I also try to discover and experience as many new aspects of the city as possible, … Continue reading

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Trujillo’s Colonial Heart, Peru

Most people come to Trujillo to experience the amazing ruins of Chan Chan and/or the Temples of the Sun and the Moon. But the colonial heart of the city’s historic core is equally worthy of a visitor’s attention. Trujillo was … Continue reading

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Going Loco at Brandywine Falls, British Columbia

The bustling Olympic ski resort of Whistler in British Columbia is a fantastic destination, no matter what time of year. There’s no end of outdoorsy things to do, from ATVing to ziplining. You can even go skiing! But if you … Continue reading

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Bird’s Eye View from the Top of the Rock, NYC

There’s no doubt that going to the top of the Empire State Building is an incredible experience. From up there you can see the whole of New York City – and so much more besides – laid out below for … Continue reading

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Bulow Plantation Ruins State Park, Florida

Turning off the Old Kings Highway onto Old Beach Road in Flagler County, Florida, really is like stepping back in time. The dusty, unpaved track seems to shoulder its way between the encroaching trees into what is today Bulow Plantation … Continue reading

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