Favourite Places

These are just a few of my favourite places on earth.

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In the Shadow of Mt. Ruapehu

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Journey to Middle Earth Mt Ruapehu (2,797 metres), Mt Ngauruhoe (2,291 metres) and Mt Tongariro (1,967 metres) are 3 active volcanoes located in the beautiful Tongariro National Park, central plateau North Island of New Zealand. These sacred ancestral mountains, along … Continue reading

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Schwerin – Schloss and frost

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       Known as “The City of Seven Lakes“ , or “Venice of the North“, Schwerin is the capital of the Mecklenburg-Vorpommern state in north Germany. The city has a population of about 100,000 and it is located about 40km from … Continue reading

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Winter Wonderland in Ludwigslust

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       Ludwigslust, a cute little town located in the state of Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, north Germany, with a population of about 12,000.        It is a quiet and peaceful town, dominated by a huge 18th century Schloss (palace) and a vast beautiful … Continue reading

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Netherlands – Volendam & Zaanse Schans

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       4 words summarize Holland: clogs, cheese, tulips, windmills What do clogs and cheese have in common? Nothing? Think again. The yellow paint used on cheese to prevent moulding is also used to paint the clogs, for the poorer folks … Continue reading

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Dolomites to Austria

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No staying here, just passing through but the most amazing scenery awaits. A feast to the eyes, but only for those who managed to stay awake in the coach along the journey! The mighty Italian Dolomite mountains are truly magnificent. … Continue reading

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Switzerland PART 7 : Lauterbrunnen – A Pictorial

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Switzerland PART 5 : Jungfraujoch – Top of Europe

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  Making snow angel at the Top of Europe (Jungfraujoch). Well this was something i had wanted to do for a long time. Not as exciting as i thought it seems, as the snow on the ground was not nearly … Continue reading

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Switzerland PART 4 : My First Snowfall

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Borrowing an almost-stranger’s oversized jacket and gloves, and never got a chance to return them properly. Well it all started coz of my stupidity in leaving my own jacket up in the plane, leaving me with a pathetic thin sweater … Continue reading

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Switzerland PART 1 : An Introduction

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This is the country where both my happiest and unhappiest moments in my entire Europe trip happened. It is also the country that left me with the most lasting impression and the one that gave me the most memorable experiences. … Continue reading

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Exploring The Cotswolds – PART 1 (North Cotswolds)

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THE COTSWOLDS, ENGLAND A range of hills in west-central England which stretches about 25 miles across and 100 miles long, the Cotswold Hills area has been designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB). Its typical landscape consist of … Continue reading

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