This Ligurian town is truly a tourists magnet. No wonder it is one of the most visited coastal area in province of La Spezia. After our trip in the morning to Cararra, the famous marble quarry-town, we proceeded to Porto Venere. The weather was still sunny that afternoon but later as our tour ended, the rain started to drop. We were lucky tourists that day.
The Doria castle on the right side and the town’s gate on the left. I always find it amazing seeing historic places like this. Porto Venere is indeed a lovely town. (more…)
The fun and enjoyment during Fasching or carnival season is over now. It ended yesterday during the Ash Wednesday. I am glad to witness some Fasching festivals especially the carnival parades in Germany. It is indeed very exciting and entertaining.
One of the Fasching or carnival parades I witnessed in Germany.
Some of the things I love when watching carnival parades are the different themes presented by the group of participants. Depending on the trends going on at the present of past, they also featured it in their costumes and presentations. (more…)
Vietnam is a very interesting city to visit in Southeast Asia. When talking about Vietnam’s history, one would think of it as war, colonisation and rebellion. One of its invaders was its neighboring China. Most of you are for sure very familiar with the American Vietnamese war. It was one of the wars that Vietnamese fought and considered to be most brutal in its history. Good to know, it is over now and Vietnam gladly welcome visitors and tourists from all walks of life.
Ha Long Bay, Vietnam’s most famous destination.
Vietnamese culture is heavily influenced by that of Southern China, with Confucianism forming the basis of Vietnamese society. (more…)
The sun is shining until now! What a beautiful day indeed! I was quite busy this morning. I woke-up at around 8:00 which is earlier for me. I am actually trying my best to wake up early since two weeks ago so that I can do more chores at home. There are just a lot of things to do.
I can’t wait to see the tulip flowers in our garden this spring season. © www.rubybenz.com
March is finally here! I can already feel the breeze of spring season. The weather is getting better and it is not so cold anymore. In fact during the months of December 2013, January and February, we had mild winter. This is so far the mildest winter I experienced since over 10 years of living in Germany. I was just wondering if these change of weather is the effect of global warming? What do you think folks? (more…)
Are you still searching for a place to spend your holiday this year? Do you want to stay in one of the best islands in the world that is also considered as a paradise by many? If you want to spend a somewhat-like exotic vacation, the answer to your question might be getting one of those Bali holiday packages at great and affordable prices. The best thing for you to do is to simply move your mouse and browse to the different travel sites online that offers the best deals on the internet. I am quite sure you can find a good deal that best fit your budget.
Sunset in Bali, Indonesia.
Depending on the type of vacation you want, you can always spend it in Bali. Whether it is a family vacation, relaxation on the beach, sightseeing tour, shopping, sports and adventure, water activities or maybe partying or nightclubbing, you can have everything in Bali. (more…)
It is always good to give when I can only afford it. It makes me feel good when I am able to give. Since, I am going home for a long vacation, I have been searching and looking for gift ideas to my friends and family. I already bought some and I know it is still not enough. Taking a long vacation need more finances. I want to give more presents but I have to consider first my budget. I will see if I can buy some more gifts. (more…)