Tag Archives: travel

9 beautiful tree tunnels

trees,nature,autumn
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Thanks to Mother Nature Network 🙂

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Amazing Places: 23 holy sites to visit in a lifetime

If you’re looking to fill up your bucket list you might find inspiration in this wonderful slideshow. See link below for images.

“Pura Tanah Lot, which translates to “Land in the Sea,” is one of the seven sea temples off the coast of Bali, Indonesia. Local legend says that a traveling monk stopped to rest on the island and told fishermen to build a shrine there in order to worship the Balinese sea gods.” – Anna Norris

Source: Tanah Lot Temple | 23 holy places that promise a connection with nature | MNN – Mother Nature Network

Are You Mispronouncing These 24 Place Names?

Last week I shared a post about how to correctly pronounce unusual foods, and now today’s lesson focuses on places with tricky names.

The Mind Circle has collected 24 hard-to-pronounce cities, countries, and locations from around the world everyone should be able to say correctly.

Some of the places include:

Bangkok

Melbourne

Dubai

Budapest

Phuket

Iraq

See if you’re saying these names correctly via the link below.

Source: 24 Place Names You’ve Probably Been Mispronouncing Your Whole Life