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Re: November 5, 2016: Hatiheu, Nuku Hive, Iles Marquises

seesaw ·
Great post! I love this photo - it really transports me to another place. And the idea of traveling through this area on a cargo ship sounds fascinating. Trip of a life time, indeed.
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Lisbon: Cheap, but Steep!

PHeymont ·
That’s my short take on Lisbon after two weeks there last summer. A variety of economic factors, not all connected with the Euro crisis of the past few years, have made Portugal incredibly cheap for foreign travelers—but you have to be...
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U.S. has a (nearly) ghost airport, too

PHeymont ·
We've written here before about Spain's Castellon airport, until recently marooned without flights since it opened several years ago. But USA Today has uncovered a U.S. airport in nearly the same situation.   Mid America Airport in Muscoutah, IL,...
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A Quick Philly Jaunt to a Few Philly Haunts

Stephanie Kalina-Metzger ·
Stephanie Kalina-Metzger shares a visit to Philadelphia, highlighted by the terrific views from from the One Liberty Observation Deck.
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Visiting Siracusa, One of Sicily's Oldest Cities

Jonathan L ·
Jonathan L visits Siracusa, one of the oldest cities in Sicily.
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A Rambler in Lisbon

PHeymont ·
Lisbon is a city with a long history, steep hills, and lots of memorable street scenes. PHeymont shares some here.
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Malta: Casa Rocca Piccola

PortMoresby ·
  In November of 2012 I boarded a container ship in Singapore, and in December I disembarked in Malta.  My original plan had been to land in Port Said, after sailing through the Suez Canal, but the political situation in Egypt dictated...
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November 5, 2016: Hatiheu, Nuku Hive, Iles Marquises

Ron B. ·
Ron B shares memories and a memorable image of a trip through the Marquises of French Polynesia. Ron calls it "a trip of a lifetime!"
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Lisbon: Architecture and Empire

PHeymont ·
Dusk on the Tagus River, looking toward April 25th Bridge Every city’s history is reflected in its neighborhoods and its architecture, but in Lisbon’s case two important factors add to the picture. One is the incredible wealth that came to...
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Madrid Museums: Beyond the Big 3

PHeymont ·
A selection of worthwhile Madrid museums both serious and whimsical.
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