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My Top 11 Place “WOWs” of This Trip

11. Andes mountains regions in Central Ecuador (Nariz del Diablo train ride) and Peru (Machu Picchu/Sacred Valley) 10. Oman’s mountains and valleys 9. Dubai architecture 8. Ranakpur, India—huge, white marble Jain temple 7. Valparaiso, Chile—hill areas with colored houses and street art 6. Mysore Palace … Continue reading

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Rapa Nui (Easter Island)

Rapa Nui reminds me of other island nations that I’ve visited, but with a very unique mixture of culture (Polynesian and Chilean language, culture, and food)—and a magical, spiritual weirdness all its own. It has the volcanic landscape of Iceland; … Continue reading

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