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Camel riding near Aït Benhaddou

The Ancient City of Aït Benhaddou

After Telouet we drove through the mountains some more, enjoying more incredible scenery with every bend in the road.  The Atlas Mountains are a truly incredible sight to behold. Eventually we arrived at our final destination for the day, Aït Benhaddou.  Aït Benhaddou was built somewhere around the period of the 17th century.  Google isn’t […]

Kayaking around the walls of Dubrovnik

Sea Kayaking in Dubrovnik

In the late afternoon we made our way just outside of the city’s walls and down to the little cove where we would be starting our sunset sea kayaking and snorkeling tour.  This little cove, is the setting for “Blackwater Bay” in Game of Thrones.  For those who don’t know, Dubrovnik is King’s Landing and […]

The Dominican Monastery from the City Walls

Exploring in Dubrovnik

After viewing the city from above, it was time to explore it!  We grabbed some gelato first (it was the end of July after all and just a bit hot!).  After snacking on that while standing at the harbor’s side, we went walking. I love old churches, so as soon as we stumbled upon the […]

Palais Garnier

Some More of Paris…

A lot of people say that Paris is dirty, grungy, crowded, overrated, not worth the time…  As a result, my expectations were not high for the city.  I knew it would be crowded for sure, busy, full of tourists.  It is Paris after all!  So, before I went, I decided to only try to see […]

Hotel Aldan

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

The morning of day 6 started dreary and rained quite a lot.  Not a big surprise for this area of the country…  We still set out on our route though, determined not to let the cold and wet stop us from seeing some sights that my friend particularly wanted to see.  A lot of people […]