San Francisco Duck Tour

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Tweet Have you ever walked along the streets and out of nowhere, you hear a loud quacking noise?  Did you think that one of your friends might be playing a mean trick on you? Or perhaps you thought ducks might …

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Journey into San Francisco: The Castro

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Tweet For my next travel journey, I will visit 10 San Francisco neighborhoods in 10 weeks.  After my extensive traveling around the world, I will spend some time discovering San Francisco. It will be a photo journey through the neighborhoods and …

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Mini-Guide: A Day in Dubai

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Tweet What place can boast an indoor ski slope inside a mall and man-made islands?  You are on the right track if you were thinking of Dubai, United Arab Emirates. It is a commercial hub, originally built on the oil industry.  …

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Top 10 Things to Do in Cape Town

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Tweet Cape Town is a beautiful port city on the western side of South Africa.  The pristine beaches and the iconic image of Table Mountain are just a few images that capture the livelihood of Cape Town.  South Africa had …

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My first glimpse into Africa-Nairobi, Kenya

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Tweet What comes to mind when you think of Africa?  Perhaps you may think of unforgettable sunsets, arid landscapes, or exotic wildlife.  But do you ever think of a major city?  Nairobi, Kenya was the first stop on my adventure …

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Top 10 Highlights of My 51-Day Trip in South America

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Tweet Imagine hearing samba music in the distance.  The drums. The rhythmic beat.  Just listening to the music sounds exotic.  Samba is very popular in Brazil, but the seductive dance moves are prevalent in many countries in South America.  From the Andes …

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Top 10 Things to Do in Rio de Janeiro

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Tweet My last destination of South America was Rio de Janeiro (“Rio”), Brazil and I found this city to be the perfect end to my travels.  As I relaxed on the beaches, Barry Manilow’s song “Copacabana” was the first tune …

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Short break into Uruguay

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Tweet As I look back into my travels into Uruguay, it was a world-wind of a trip for plenty of reasons: Total of 5 days were spent in the country. Three places were visited:  Colonia, Montevideo, Estancia stay. I have encountered …

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