My friend Joyce takes us on there hike along this trail along an abandoned train line. This trail is in Southern California. Advertisements
1. Each week, WordPress will provide a theme for creative inspiration. You take photographs based on your interpretation of the theme, and post them on your blog (a new post!) anytime before the following Wednesday when the next photo theme … Continue reading
My first class in China honoring the victims of the 2008 earthquake 1. Each week, we’ll provide a theme for creative inspiration. You take photographs based on your interpretation of the theme, and post them on your blog (a new … Continue reading
Posted in Activity, Asia, Blogging Challenge, China, Experience, photography, postaweek
Tagged 2008, memorial, Sichuan Earthquake, story, students
Seems actually using American Airlines frequent flyer miles for international travel sure ain’t easy.
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Originally posted on Ruined for Life: Phoenix Edition:
I was aware of the unrest and problems in Xinjiang before I went to Urumqi, but I wasn’t prepared for all the check points and security measures that are part of daily…
I don’t remember the country of origin of this headdress or its era. Anyone know? It looks Southeast Asian to me, but I sure could be wrong.
I was lucky to go to the Glessner House’s Candlelight Christmas Tour on Saturday. Located on the famed Prairie Avenue, where Chicago’s elite lived 100 years ago or so, the Glessner House is a museum housed in a 18th century … Continue reading
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Tagged Chicago, Christmas, fascinating, Glessner House, high quality, historic home, inexpensive
My nephew is going to Russia for a semester starting in February. I’ve never been there, but here are some tips for him.
Traveling in Asia is a lot different than in North America or Europe. You need to prepare yourself for different bathrooms, traffic, negotiations and foods. There’s a lot to delight in, but you’ll enjoy yourself more if you are prepared. … Continue reading