Tuesday, February 25, 2020
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CAGAYAN DE ORO
CAGAYAN DE ORO
Grace M. Avanzado
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Incredible India’s Golden Triangle (Part I)
AS WE were getting ready to land in New Delhi’s Indira Gandhi International Airport, the pilot makes an announcement - casually mentioning that because of pollution levels, the visibility level of the city was quite low.I shake my head and ...
From 5 days ago
Tasmania: the air down there (Part IV)
WE STARTED our last day in Tassie with a visit to the famous Salamanca Market, which was open only on Saturdays. An outdoor market located in the historic Salamanca Place, it is the best place for one to meet local ...
From 40 days ago
Tasmania: the air down there (Part III)
WE WOKE up to a day that had us venturing out into the Tasmanian Wilderness World Heritage Area for a couple of short walks that would allow us to experience what it was like to be in its midst, so ...
From 47 days ago
Tasmania: the air down there (Part II)
WE WERE up bright and early the next day for an early drive to the stunning Tasman Peninsula. Our guide took us to various lookout points while taking us on a leisurely walk along the Waterfall Bay Clifftop where one ...
From 68 days ago
Tasmania: the air down there (Part I)
I WILL never forget my first glimpse of Tasmania.I was looking out of the airplane window when its beautiful coastline came into view. Its raw beauty was so stunning, I knew this visit would be one for the books.Hobart – ...
From 75 days ago
Sydney in Spring
MY PLANE landed in Sydney on a crisp clear day, perfect for straight-from-the-airport sightseeing plans.A first-timer in this “Land Down Under”, as our group was led into the pathway of the beautiful Darling Harbour precinct to find our lunch venue, ...
From 89 days ago
A pilgrim’s story in Egypt
AFTER our border crossing from Israel into Egypt, we immediately noticed the change of scenery.The lush vegetation of Israel seemed like a world away. In its place were views of rock mountains, the Red Sea and the desert. The Castle ...
From 166 days ago
A pilgrim’s story in Israel (Part IV)
OUR last day in Israel started off with an early morning hike uphill to visit the Church of the Visitation in the picturesque village of Ein Karem.This church commemorates Virgin Mary’s visit to her cousin Elizabeth, the mother of John ...
From 173 days ago
A pilgrim’s story in Israel (Part III)
AFTER leaving the Mount of Olives, we arrived at Mt. Zion to see the Church of St. Peter in Gallicantu.Built on four different levels on the site of High Priest Caiaphas’ house, it is evident that the triple denial of ...
From 180 days ago
A pilgrim’s story in Israel (Part II)
DAY three started out with an early morning visit to the Mount of Beatitudes to visit the eight-sided church representing the eight beatitudes.The garden of the church was filled with roses and blooming jacaranda trees. It was one of my ...
From 187 days ago