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Travel Tuesday: Luxor Temple

Ah, here’s yet another impressive Egyptian human feat, or was it the aliens, Luxor Temple. Not sure how I feel about the light show. Anyway, Luxor Temple is located on the east bank of the River Nile in the ancient … Continue reading

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Travel Tuesday: Abu Simbel

Ramses the Great was GREAT. As this monument suggests.  He let everyone know that he was the HPIC! The twin temples of Abu Simbel were carved out of the mountainside during the reign of Pharaoh Ramesses The Great in the … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday: Black Barbie in Turkey

Here’s yet another throwback to me in Turkey. I really enjoyed my time there and I am yearning to return.  Soon, baby girl, soon. F. M. Laster “I only like two kinds of men, domestic and imported.” -Mae West  

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Travel Tuesday: Angkor Wat

This was my most fabulous place in the world to visit, Angor Wat. I dream of returning there one day, and I hope to do a complete Asia tour in the near future.  What I want to do is to … Continue reading

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Travel Tuesday: Temple of Saint Sava

Here’s today’s travel place, the Temple of Saint Sava in Belgrade, Serbia.  I see a trip to Eastern Europe in my future.   Enjoy The Church of Saint Sava (Serbian: Храм светог Саве/Hram svetog Save literal translation into English: “The Temple of Saint Sava”) is … Continue reading

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Travel Tuesday: Baalbek

Here’s today’s travel spot, Baalbek. \ Baalbek (/ˈbɑːlbɛk/), properly Baʿalbek (Arabic: بعلبك‎, romanized: Ba’labakk, Syriac-Aramaic: and also known as Balbec, Baalbec or Baalbeck, is a city located east of the Litani River in Lebanon’s Beqaa Valley, about 85 km (53 mi) northeast of Beirut. It is the capital of Baalbek-Hermel Governorate. In Greek and Roman times Baalbek was also known as Heliopolis. … Continue reading

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Travel Tuesday: Iximche

Here’s today’s Mayan temple, Iximche Iximcheʼ (/iʃimˈtʃeʔ/) (or Iximché using Spanish orthography) is a Pre-Columbian Mesoamerican archaeological site in the western highlands of Guatemala. Iximche was the capital of the Late Postclassic Kaqchikel Maya kingdom from 1470 until its abandonment in 1524. The architecture of the site included a number of pyramid-temples, palaces and two Mesoamerican … Continue reading

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