Traveldudes.org Travel diaries http://www.traveldudes.org/traveldiaries/feed The latest travel diaries from Traveldudes.org en Saschiz: The Unknown Transylvanian Saxon Village “Hidden” in Romania http://www.traveldudes.org/travel-diaries/saschiz-unknown-transylvanian-saxon-village-hidden-romania/60536 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-summery"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Discover an unknown beautiful place in Romania, Saschiz. A place to discover, learn and experience beauty and cultural richness. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a class="imagecache" href="/travel-diaries/saschiz-unknown-transylvanian-saxon-village-hidden-romania/60536"><img src="http://img.traveldudes.org/files/imagecache/articel_picture/sas.jpg" alt="Saschiz: The Unknown Transylvanian Saxon Village “Hidden” in Romania" title="Saschiz: The Unknown Transylvanian Saxon Village “Hidden” in Romania" width="300" height="199" class="imagecache imagecache-articel_picture"/></a> </div> </div> </div> http://www.traveldudes.org/travel-diaries/saschiz-unknown-transylvanian-saxon-village-hidden-romania/60536#comments Centre Europe Romania Romania Saschiz Saxon Village 46.197495 24.959568 Mon, 24 Mar 2014 22:49:48 +0000 dcopilu 60536 at http://www.traveldudes.org Ignite Your Senses in Matera http://www.traveldudes.org/travel-diaries/ignite-your-senses-matera/62538 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-summery"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sometimes in the world of the working, it pays to be able to slow down, take a break and relax in a paradise far away from normal day to day life. Hidden in the south of Italy, a secret in itself is calling... </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a class="imagecache" href="/travel-diaries/ignite-your-senses-matera/62538"><img src="http://img.traveldudes.org/files/imagecache/articel_picture/Matera_Cattedrale_400-320x320.jpg" alt="Ignite Your Senses in Matera" title="Ignite Your Senses in Matera" width="300" height="300" class="imagecache imagecache-articel_picture"/></a> </div> </div> </div> http://www.traveldudes.org/travel-diaries/ignite-your-senses-matera/62538#comments South Europe Italy basilicata italy Matera music perfect escape Romance sunshine The Sassi 40.664823 16.608944 Mon, 17 Mar 2014 16:26:57 +0000 jadeene parsons 62538 at http://www.traveldudes.org Time in Italy with @StoryTravelers http://www.traveldudes.org/travel-diaries/time-italy-storytravelers/60522 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-summery"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Caspar Diederik is one of the most interesting people I have had a pleasure to spend an hour with. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a class="imagecache" href="/travel-diaries/time-italy-storytravelers/60522"><img src="http://img.traveldudes.org/files/imagecache/articel_picture/Casper.png" alt="Time in Italy with @StoryTravelers" title="Time in Italy with @StoryTravelers" width="300" height="270" class="imagecache imagecache-articel_picture"/></a> </div> </div> </div> http://www.traveldudes.org/travel-diaries/time-italy-storytravelers/60522#comments South Europe Italy basilicata 40.666138 16.590053 Sun, 09 Mar 2014 15:22:06 +0000 daleconnelly 60522 at http://www.traveldudes.org Familiarize Yourself with Indian Culture before Visiting India http://www.traveldudes.org/travel-diaries/familiarize-yourself-indian-culture-visiting-india/62407 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-summery"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> If you are planning a trip to India, then knowing about Indian culture and tradition is recommended. Here are some tips to remember when traveling to India: </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a class="imagecache" href="/travel-diaries/familiarize-yourself-indian-culture-visiting-india/62407"><img src="http://img.traveldudes.org/files/imagecache/articel_picture/5344835285_78c7762704_z.jpg" alt="Familiarize Yourself with Indian Culture before Visiting India" title="Familiarize Yourself with Indian Culture before Visiting India" width="199" height="300" class="imagecache imagecache-articel_picture"/></a> </div> </div> </div> http://www.traveldudes.org/travel-diaries/familiarize-yourself-indian-culture-visiting-india/62407#comments India Asia Cloths culture customs customs and practice Festivals Custom Hands and Feet Manners india Indian Culture before Visiting India manners Temple Customs 9.177093 76.526905 Fri, 21 Feb 2014 10:05:10 +0000 pawantmi 62407 at http://www.traveldudes.org Vanuatu: The Friendly Isles really are well... friendly. http://www.traveldudes.org/travel-diaries/vanuatu-friendly-isles-really-are-well-friendly/61704 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-summery"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Vanuatu is a stunning tropical island, know as the friendly isles. Vanuatu operates on island time, a concept that you quickly get used to. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a class="imagecache" href="/travel-diaries/vanuatu-friendly-isles-really-are-well-friendly/61704"><img src="http://img.traveldudes.org/files/imagecache/articel_picture/vanuatu.jpg" alt="Vanuatu: The Friendly Isles really are well... friendly." title="Vanuatu: The Friendly Isles really are well... friendly." width="300" height="225" class="imagecache imagecache-articel_picture"/></a> </div> </div> </div> http://www.traveldudes.org/travel-diaries/vanuatu-friendly-isles-really-are-well-friendly/61704#comments Vanuatu Oceania diary Vanuatu -15.482716 167.196420 Wed, 12 Feb 2014 16:31:35 +0000 Contented Traveller 61704 at http://www.traveldudes.org Best Season for a Leh Ladakh Holiday Trip http://www.traveldudes.org/travel-diaries/best-season-leh-ladakh-holiday-trip/60328 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-summery"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The best months to plan your Leh Ladakh tour in India to make sure you get the best weather. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a class="imagecache" href="/travel-diaries/best-season-leh-ladakh-holiday-trip/60328"><img src="http://img.traveldudes.org/files/imagecache/articel_picture/Bikking Tour Ladakh India.JPG" alt="Best Season for a Leh Ladakh Holiday Trip" title="Best Season for a Leh Ladakh Holiday Trip" width="300" height="203" class="imagecache imagecache-articel_picture"/></a> </div> </div> </div> http://www.traveldudes.org/travel-diaries/best-season-leh-ladakh-holiday-trip/60328#comments North India Asia best season best time india leh ladakh Leh Ladakh Tour weather when to visit leh ladakh 34.162182 77.596913 Tue, 11 Feb 2014 18:18:51 +0000 sandhyaijdv 60328 at http://www.traveldudes.org Montreal in Quebec, Canada: My Winter Destination http://www.traveldudes.org/travel-diaries/montreal-quebec-canada-my-winter-destination/62278 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-summery"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Just a few more days and Im heading to Montreal in Canada! Its just around 6 hours by plane from Europe, which makes it closer than a drive to the Alps for me, living in Cologne (Germany). So why not give... </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a class="imagecache" href="/travel-diaries/montreal-quebec-canada-my-winter-destination/62278"><img src="http://img.traveldudes.org/files/imagecache/articel_picture/montreal-flickr-hobbes-vs-boyle.jpg" alt="Montreal in Quebec, Canada: My Winter Destination" title="Montreal in Quebec, Canada: My Winter Destination" width="300" height="200" class="imagecache imagecache-articel_picture"/></a> </div> </div> </div> http://www.traveldudes.org/travel-diaries/montreal-quebec-canada-my-winter-destination/62278#comments Canada Montreal North America #lovewinter ice fishing love winter montreal skiing travel diary winter destination 45.864433 -73.649683 Fri, 31 Jan 2014 13:24:48 +0000 Traveldudes 62278 at http://www.traveldudes.org A Romp in the South of France/ Day 1: Bordeaux - St. Emilion http://www.traveldudes.org/travel-diaries/romp-south-france-day-1-bordeaux-st-emilion/60171 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-summery"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> With a sour twist of events, my romp in the south of France became something entirely different and I discovered a dark side to a country that most people write off as a safe haven. I discovered her black soul. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a class="imagecache" href="/travel-diaries/romp-south-france-day-1-bordeaux-st-emilion/60171"><img src="http://img.traveldudes.org/files/imagecache/articel_picture/PA040262.JPG" alt="A Romp in the South of France/ Day 1: Bordeaux - St. Emilion" title="A Romp in the South of France/ Day 1: Bordeaux - St. Emilion" width="300" height="225" class="imagecache imagecache-articel_picture"/></a> </div> </div> </div> http://www.traveldudes.org/travel-diaries/romp-south-france-day-1-bordeaux-st-emilion/60171#comments South Europe France adventure alternative bordeaux dark Dordogne france hiking on and off the gringo trail perigord travel 44.895647 -0.155858 Sun, 26 Jan 2014 19:21:07 +0000 Tim Horgan 60171 at http://www.traveldudes.org 28-Day Road Adventures in Myanmar: Finding Love in Shwedagon Paya http://www.traveldudes.org/travel-diaries/28-day-road-adventures-myanmar-finding-love-shwedagon-paya/60162 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-summery"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> This article is about our 28 adventure filled days in Myanmar. Highlights include visiting the ruins of Bagan, a Buddha procession at Inle Lake, and viewing the tallest Buddha statue in the world. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a class="imagecache" href="/travel-diaries/28-day-road-adventures-myanmar-finding-love-shwedagon-paya/60162"><img src="http://img.traveldudes.org/files/imagecache/articel_picture/Full Moon at Schwedagon.JPG" alt="28-Day Road Adventures in Myanmar: Finding Love in Shwedagon Paya" title="28-Day Road Adventures in Myanmar: Finding Love in Shwedagon Paya" width="300" height="225" class="imagecache imagecache-articel_picture"/></a> </div> </div> </div> http://www.traveldudes.org/travel-diaries/28-day-road-adventures-myanmar-finding-love-shwedagon-paya/60162#comments Asia Myanmar - Burma #Burma #Myanmar #travel burma George Rajna myanmar travel travel diary We Said Go Travel 21.161041 94.859712 Fri, 24 Jan 2014 10:14:30 +0000 grajnapc 60162 at http://www.traveldudes.org Insights from the Pavement: Embodying Our Beliefs http://www.traveldudes.org/travel-diaries/insights-pavement-embodying-our-beliefs/59953 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-summery"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> No matter our creed or heritage, no one believes exactly as we believe so how we can best represent our spiritual center while remaining open to others? </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-images"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a class="imagecache" href="/travel-diaries/insights-pavement-embodying-our-beliefs/59953"><img src="http://img.traveldudes.org/files/imagecache/articel_picture/1_30.jpg" alt="Insights from the Pavement: Embodying Our Beliefs" title="Insights from the Pavement: Embodying Our Beliefs" width="300" height="199" class="imagecache imagecache-articel_picture"/></a> </div> </div> </div> http://www.traveldudes.org/travel-diaries/insights-pavement-embodying-our-beliefs/59953#comments United States of America North America growth insight insights learning meditation personal travel travel tips wisdom zen 45.367584 -122.757196 Wed, 22 Jan 2014 15:57:46 +0000 cyleodonnell 59953 at http://www.traveldudes.org