Category: Travel

Colonial Williamsburg Governor's Palace Main Building

Colonial Williamsburg

Colonial Williamsburg has been criticized for neglecting the role of free African-Americans in Colonial life, in addition to those who were slaves.

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Literature Outreach in Nigeria: A History of SIM Literature Work 1901-1980

Literature Outreach in Nigeria: A History of SIM Literature Work 1901-1980

Product details Paperback Publisher: Jim Mason (2009) ISBN-10: 1903689619 ISBN-13: 978-1903689615 Shipping Weight: 1 pounds From its beginning, SIM has been known as the mission where literature holds a prime place. This evidenced itself first when missionaries learned the language of the area; they were soon translating portions of the Scripture, then teaching the people to read, so they could […]

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Vermillion Lakes in Alberta’s National Park. (Image Travel Alberta)

Catch a Glimpse of the Northern Lights if you visit British Columbia this January 2020

January and February have the most reliable snowfall, making it ideal for not just skiing, but also ice-fishing, snowshoeing, and snowmobiling. You also have a good chance of seeing the Northern Lights. Plan your bucket list vacation with more trip inspiration on Canada Travel website. The aurora borealis has all the characteristics of an ingénue: Elusive, gorgeous, often plays hard […]

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Thanda Safari

Thanda Safari for the Holidays

Thanda Safari, member of The Leading Hotels of the World, is a five-star luxury reserve at the east coast of South Africa in the province KwaZulu-Natal. The sustainable reserve lies on a 34,000-acre large area in the heart of the land of the Zulu and has been voted multiple times at the World Travel Awards to the “World’s Leading Luxury […]

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Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky (Kamchatka, Russia)

Exploring Russia’s Far Eastern City of Petropavlovsk – Gateway to the Stunning Kamchatka Peninsula

Petropavlovsk is the cultural center of Kamchatka Krai, Russia with a population of approximately 179,780 Petropavlovsk (Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky) is a port city and the capital of Kamchatka oblast. It is located in northern Kazakhstan, far eastern Russia. The city of Petropavlovsk provides access to Kamchatka Peninsula in the south-eastern Russian. It has a small museum with excellent collection of indigenous and […]

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Chapel of the Nativity of Christ, Bethlehem, Israel

Pilgrimage to Bethlehem, Israel to see the Chapel of the Nativity of Jesus Christ

The Four Sacred Caves of Christ In order to discuss pilgrimage sites in the Christian tradition it is important to first make a distinction between those sites outside the ‘Holy Land’ of the Middle East and those inside that general territory. Christian pilgrimage sites outside of the Holy Land are considered sacred because of several reasons including: the presence of […]

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Kardzhali, Bulgaria

Kardzhali, Bulgaria

Kardzhali is a city in the low eastern part of Rhodope Mountains, on both banks of the river Arda between the Kardzhali Reservoir to the west and the Studen Kladenets Reservoir to the east. The town is 260 km (162 mi) southeast of Sofia. It has a crossroad position from Thrace to the Aegean Sea — part of European transportation route 9, via […]

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Erasmusbrug (Rotterdam) seen from the Euromast tower

Rotterdam, Netherlands

Today is the Best Time to Plan Your 2020 Getaway to Rotterdam, Netherlands Rotterdam (Dutch:ˌrɔtərˈdɑm), Netherlands is the second-largest Dutch city after Amsterdam located in the province of South Holland. Rotterdam was European Capital of Culture in 2001. The city has its own orchestra, the Rotterdam Philharmonic, with its well-regarded young music director Yannick Nézet-Séguin; a large congress and concert […]

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Isla del Coco

Cocos Island (Isla del Coco) – The Mysterious Island in the Pacific

Cocos Island (Spanish: Isla del Coco) is an island in the Pacific Ocean, far off the Costa Rican coast. At the end of the 18th century, the English author Robert Louis Stevenson is said to have received the inspiration for his novel “Treasure Island“ here. Thanks to the great diversity of marine life in its waters, Cocos Island was named […]

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New Hampshire, White Mountains, 4000x2667. (Getty Images)

Autumn Colors/Beauty at its Best

When one think of fall colors in the states, the first place that comes to mind is New England or Colorado Springs even though there are several other spots around the states and around the world in general that are also home to amazing fall colors; some of which are easily accessible by a vehicle and others where you have […]

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