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Valentine's Day: Celebrate your love of place

February 14 2013 , Written by thediversetraveller Published on #Italy, #Love, #Muriel Sparks, #Ponte Vecchio, #Snap Away (travel photography), #travel, #Travel Beyond the UK, #Travel Write Now (stories and news), #travel writing, #Tuscany, #Valentine's Day

Ponte Vecchio, the oldest of Florence's six bridges Today, Valentine's Day, a day when the tills of retailers are ringing as unimaginative and paniced men rush to buy the same gifts they bought last year, red roses. teddy bears and for some unfortunate...

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Friday Photo: Flinders Street Station is a Landmark in Which Australian City?

April 27 2012 , Written by thediversetraveller Published on #Australia, #Australian Architecture, #Flinders Street Station, #holiday snaps, #Queensland Landmarks, #Snap Away (travel photography), #train stations, #Travel Beyond the UK, #travel photography, #where am I?

The grand Edwardian baroque building of Flinders Street Station, below, has become more than a place to catch a train. These day meeting 'under the clocks' is a 'must-do' when visiting this eastern Australian city that: edged out Vancouver, in 2011, to...

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Micropost - "My Worst Shot."

April 3 2012 , Written by thediversetraveller Published on #bad photos, #bad travel photos, #My Worst Shot, #photography, #Snap Away (travel photography), #travel photos

If only my bad photos looked as good as these self-confessed bad photos. Check out these "My worst shot," taken by professional photographers featured in The Guardian last week http://www.guardian.co.uk/artanddesign/gallery/2012/mar/28/photography-worst-shot...

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Photo Friday - Ancient Rome

March 30 2012 , Written by thediversetraveller Published on #Ancient Rome, #Italian tourist attractions, #Rome, #Snap Away (travel photography), #the Colosseum, #Travel Beyond the UK, #travelling to Italy, #what to see in Rome

The Colosseum in Rome " Every road does not lead to Rome, but every road in Rome leads to eternity." - Arthur Symons, historian One of Rome's most famous buildings, the Colosseum has survived over two thousand years of gladiators, wars and tourists. Source:Perpetual...

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Photo Friday - Roman Baths in ... Bath

March 23 2012 , Written by thediversetraveller Published on #Baths, #England, #Friday photo, #Roman Baths, #Snap Away (travel photography), #Spa baths, #Staycation, #Staycation - UK, #things to do in Bath, #travel, #UK travel, #VisitBath, #VisitEngland

When planning a trip to London allow some time, for either a day trip or a weekend, to the historic city of Bath. The city "offers a unique experience with stunning architecture, great shopping and iconic attractions". While you are there roam around...

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Where in the world was I?

January 23 2012 , Written by thediversetraveller Published on #Diverse Traveller, #DiverseTraveller.com - Women Who Travel, Write, Snap & Share, #Italy photos, #Ola Fagbohun, #Rome photos, #Snap Away (travel photography), #travel, #Travel Beyond the UK, #travel photo, #Travel photo quiz

They. Whoever they are, say imitation is best form of flattery so I am flattering the Mirror online by copying their great photo idea. TEST your travel knowledge with the Daily Mirror as as will be known from now on with these virtual walls ' test your...

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Finding the beauty in winter

January 17 2012 , Written by thediversetraveller Published on #Anton Chekov, #Baltimore, #Ola Fagbohun, #Seasons, #Snap Away (travel photography), #Winter, #Winter travel

Hate is such a strong word, but it decribes pefectly my feelings towards winter, especially here in the UK. This is the time of year, when like sensible animals I hibernate, stocking up on food, sealing my windows and doors, and making sure my take-out...

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Travel quote - insightful travel

July 17 2011 , Written by thediversetraveller Published on #Beach, #Eudora Welty, #insight, #Malaysia, #Ola Fagbohun, #Quotation, #Snap Away (travel photography), #Therapy, #travel, #travelling

"Through travel I first became aware of the outside world; Picture: Me - relaxed by the beauty, vastness and peace of a Malysian beach (2004) it was through travel that I found my own introspective way into becoming part of it." - Eudora Welty, writer...

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Travel quote: favourite cities - Chicago

July 10 2011 , Written by thediversetraveller Published on #Chicago, #photography, #Quotation, #skyscrapers, #Snap Away (travel photography), #travel, #travelling, #USA

"Far below and around lay the city like a ragged purpple dream, the wonderful, cruel, enchanting, bewildering, fate, great city." - O. Henry, writer. Picture: Birds-eye view of Chicago, USA.

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