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Bali: Lempuyang Temple – Heaven’s Gate

Pura Penataran Agung Lempuyang is a Balinese Hindu temple on Lempuyang mountain, and faces Mount Agung – Bali’s largest peak, and recently active volcano. But this temple is most famous for the split gates where people wait for hours to … Continue reading

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Bali’s Kuta Beach

I checked off another bucket list destination that was made possible because I am living in Asia. DH didn’t want to go because Bali has had some incidents in the past few years- volcanic eruption, earthquake/tsunami. I wasn’t worried, plus, … Continue reading

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The Great Wall

The Great Wall is another major bucket list experience. I remember several years ago talking to a friend about visiting China. I recall that I said something like, “China isn’t on the top of my list, but I would like … Continue reading

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52 Places to Go in 2017

This is a list put together and published by the New York Times. I like lists like this because inevitably I learn about places I’ve never heard of before, and it gives me more to dream about for my bucket … Continue reading

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2016 Travel Plans

A new year brings excitement and opportunity. While I don’t do formal resolutions, I do have a goal every year to visit a new country. I visited three new countries in 2015: Austria, Slovakia and Hungary. I might get to two … Continue reading

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New Bucket List

The Huffington Post recently published an article – The Top 50 Cities to See in Your Lifetime – based on a survey of travelers from a travel website.  Here is the list, without the pretty pictures published on Huffington Post. … Continue reading

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2012 Bucket List

This is my first annual bucket list. I haven’t done one before because it feels a little like creating New Year’s Resolutions…and we all know how those typically turn out. I’ve tried to be realistic for 2012. Perhaps I can … Continue reading

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