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Road trip to Knoxville

03.19.2021 · Posted in Travel and Leisure

Travels from Wisconsin to Knoxville Tennessee were an adventure for the new member of the family. Leo enjoyed all things about the windows. All of the windows. One small incident with an upset stomach after the first stop. The humans learned what not to f ...

Arrowtown

03.19.2021 · Posted in Travel and Leisure

Yesterday was mostly a driving day from Manapouri to Arrowtown so not too much to report other than we stopped at Te Anau for an hours walk on the lake front and also at Kingston to check it out at the foot of Lake Wakatipu. We are now based at Settler... ...

San Francisco CA

03.18.2021 · Posted in Travel and Leisure

Hey againWe took off from Los Angeles via the Greyhound bus that we took from Hollywood. Originally we booked our tickets from LA not realising that it was departing from downtown in the eve... When we realised what we had done it didn't matter anyway ...

People’s Park Peoples Square

03.18.2021 · Posted in Travel and Leisure

14th March Shanghai People's Park and People's Square The Shanghai Marriage Market is a marriage market held at Peoples. Parents of unmarried adults flock to the park every Saturday and Sunday from noon to 5 p.m. to trade information on their ...

Montserrat

03.18.2021 · Posted in Travel and Leisure

15th March MontserratIn 1025 Oliba Abbot of Ripoll and Bishop of Vic founded a new monastery at the hermitage of Santa Maria de Montserrat. The little monastery soon began to receive pilgrims and visitors who contributed to the spread of stories o ...

Little Switzerland in Colombia

03.18.2021 · Posted in Travel and Leisure

14th March La Choca in Pasto Nario The Second Largest Lagoon in Colombia in Nario department a place located in Southern Colombia in between the Andes and the Amazon. In southern Colombia 250 miles north of the equator high in t ...

Bournville a village built on chocolate

03.18.2021 · Posted in Travel and Leisure

15th March Bournville In 1824 John Cadbury opened a grocer shop on Bull Street in Birmingham city centre. Using a pestle and mortar he produced and sold tea coffee and of course drinking chocolate. He was passionate about his drinking chocola ...

A safari Estuary walk iSimangaliso Wetland Park

03.18.2021 · Posted in Travel and Leisure

8th March A safari Estuary walk iSimangaliso Wetland Park South Africa iSimangaliso Wetland Park previously known as the Greater St. Lucia Wetland Park is situated on the east coast of KwaZuluNatal South Africa It is South Africa's thi ...

South Island Oamaru Christchurch

03.17.2021 · Posted in Travel and Leisure

Only a short time one night in Oamaru but such a lot to see in this small provincial town with a big history. Lyn was keen to see the blue penguin colony not far from the town itself. The viewing has become a commercial operation which benefits the pengu ...