Before leaving on our around the world adventure, we spent endless hours watching travel videos and reading travel guidebooks to get ideas of where to go. Laying on the couch dreaming of the possibilities, one place in particular captured my imagination: the eternal flames of Chimera. The flames, located in Southern Turkey, are naturally occurring fires that have been burning for over 2500 years. No one knows how these flames started. But in ancient times, these fires were so prominent that they could be even seen at sea and were used by mariners as a guide.
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Have you ever wanted to experience what it’s like to be blind? To have your sense of vision taken away leaving you in a world of pitch black? To be plunged into real life situations without your sense of vision to guide you? We recently had that experience after visiting the Dialogue in the Dark […]
In this blog you are going to learn about the foods of Vietnam. Vietnam is in SE Asia. Their currency is the Vietnamese Dong. Vietnam has one of the healthiest foods in the world. Vietnamese food is based on Thai and Chinese cuisine. Facts about Vietnam Hanoi is the capital of Vietnam. Only 19% of […]
While in Hoi An, Vietnam some friends of ours asked if we had seen the old town at night. Having experienced lots of rude people during the day we could only imagine how many more rude people would be out at night. But after meeting our friends for dinner one evening in town we saw […]
Camera: Nikon D7000 Lens: Nikon 28mm f/2.8 AIS (manual focus) Post Processing: Adobe Lightroom The small town of Hoi An, Vietnam transforms into a very magical place at night. Along the river young girls sell floating lanterns that you can purchase and release into the river.