Archive for August, 2009

New York Sightseeing Tourism [/w PICS]

New York Sightseeing Tourism [/w PICS]

| August 31, 2009 | 6 Comments

What is spring without the luscious greens and vibrant petals? Even spring season has long passed; city of New York has never lost its freshness. New York can be quite a scintillating attack on the senses, an explosion of sounds, colors and scents. That is the reason one of the biggest city in the world […]

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Hadaka Matsuri “Naked” Festival Photos

Hadaka Matsuri “Naked” Festival Photos

| August 31, 2009 | 7 Comments

Japan has a lot of weird celebration events. One of them is Hadaka Matsuri or well known as “The Naked” Festival. The Hadaka Matsuri is about purifying the soul, but most people remember it because of what the men wear: Fundoshi, or traditional Japanese laincloths. The event is particularly famous because there is one completely […]

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“Good” Wife [Funny]

“Good” Wife [Funny]

| August 26, 2009 | 23 Comments

A police officer pulls over a speeding car. The officer says, I clocked you at 80 miles per hour, sir.”The driver says, “Gee, officer I had it on cruise control at 60, perhaps your radar gun needs calibrating.” Not looking up from her knitting the wife says: “Now don’t be silly dear, you know that […]

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Wonderful California – Larkspur Landing Hotels

Wonderful California – Larkspur Landing Hotels

| August 24, 2009 | 3 Comments

Pleasanton is a city located in Alameda County, California. Incorporated in 1894, it is a major suburb in the San Francisco Bay Area located about 40 km east of Oakland. The area is very near to the popular tourist attractions in California. While the hotel prices in California are mostly very expensive, hotel in Pleasanton […]

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Dai Temple – A Man-Made Sacred Wonder

Dai Temple – A Man-Made Sacred Wonder

| August 23, 2009 | 2 Comments

For those whose feet do not ache after ascending Mount Taishan, the Dai Temple in downtown Tai’an is a leisurely stroll. This is where some of the emperors stayed before or after their ascension. But “Qianlong slept here” does not begin to explain the temple’s status. The old cypresses and tortoise-supported steles are better testament […]

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Magnificent Croatia: A Memorable Vacation

Magnificent Croatia: A Memorable Vacation

| August 15, 2009 | 13 Comments

There are few cars because most vehicles are too wide to fit within the narrow valleys lined between houses, shops and churches in Croatia. Located in Central and Southeastern Europe, the country of 4 million populations has among the most beauty scenery in the world. The visitors do not have to worry about the accommodation […]

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