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Hamilton City

I had a stop over in Hamilton on my way back to Toronto from Niagra Falls. Hamilton is lovely little city with quirky art galleries and shop and I am really please my friend …

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A Few Days in Manila

I have spent the last few days in Manila and an interesting stay it has been too. With the APEC conference and world leaders with in a few miles of my hotel the main …

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Leaving Korea for Japan

My biding memories of Korea will always be staying with Master Kim, The Temple Stay, the food with oval metal chopsticks and the modern architecture. My final night in Korea was spent at the …

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Temple Stay at the Lotus Lantern Temple

Getting to the Gwanhga bus terminal on the 3000 bus from Sinchon took around 2 hours, 30 minutes longer than I had anticipated after reading an online article. Either way it was quite simple, …

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My Bed in Busan, South Korea

Finding a place to stay in Busan on booking.com was easy because the Welcome Busan Hostel had a 9.1 rating which is very high. I can understand why, the owner is friendly and helpful …

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Haeundae Area of Busan

I have been looking forward to exploring the Haeundae beach for a few days now and although I preferred the one at Gwangalli, I still liked the area especially the cliffside walk and the …

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Morning Walk and The Li River

Waking at 6am I decided to, once again, explore the town early. I am really pleased I did. I got to experience something I would never have seen had I not been up early. I …

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Trans-Mongolian from Ulan Bator to Beijing

This 29 hour trip from Ulan Bator to Beijing had much more variation than the 4 night journey from Moscow to Ulan Bator. The Scenery changed more often, as too did the wheels on the train as …

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The Monasteries and Museums

Today I decided to explore, but before I did ask the owner of the the hotel for some tips. He suggested the Gandantegchenling Monastery, The Mongolian Natural History Museum and Bogd Khaan’s Palace Museum. This …

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First Day in Ulan Bator

Having arrived in Ulan Bator at 6:15 in the morning and not being able to check in until 2pm. I though I would explore a little to get me bearings. Using a fantastic app …

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Trans-Mongolian from Moscow to Ulan Bator

Leaving Moscow seems a very long time ago. 5 days on train with only a few 15-30 minutes stops each day can do that I guess. Add in to the equation that the train …

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The Ballet in Moscow

I had no real plans to visit the Ballet whilst in Moscow, however when Ali, a new person in my hostel room said he had a ticket to go yesterday evening, I thought why …

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Izmaylovsky Market

Good old ‘Lonely Planet’ pointed me in the direction of this most unique of markets. I was looking through the top 10 things to do in Moscow. I have now done most of them, …

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Visiting The General Staff Building

With my two day pass for the hermitage, I gained access to the Hermitage General Staff Building too. It was an amazing building on the inside (click image above to open gallery) with a …

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Introducing Happy Hippo

Travelling alone and not really liking Selfie Sticks, a feeling which was increased on my recent trip to London when walking across Westminster Bridge, I had to decide on another solution. I would like to …

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Travel Visas

This morning I had a knock at the door and it was the postman. He returned my documentation and passport, but almost as importantly my passport contained the visas for Russia and China! I …