Rain at Uluru! Incredible!

Uluru Sunset1I’ve been swamped at my real job, so sorry for a lack of posts, but this event definitely brought me back here.

RAIN AT ULURU in Australia’s Northern Territory.

Rain there is extremely rare.  According to ABC News, only about 1 percent of tourists to see rain at the majestic site.  Waterfalls are even more rare. Check out these videos from YouTube’s Storyful Editor.  Wet or dry, Uluru is a site that should not be missed in Australia.

10,000 Miles From Home… And All Alone

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To celebrate my 40th birthday, I traveled alone for a tour of Australia. On a starry night, I found myself in the Australian Outback as I trekked to a dinner under the exposed night sky where I knew no one. And I was scared to death.

The “Sounds of Silence” dinner was said to be a magical experience. Strangers young and old gathered to dine under the stars as the summer sun set on Uluru, the Aboriginal name given to the massive red rock formation in Australia’s Northern Territory.

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Trip Advisor’s Top 25 Destinations Around The World 2015

The Kasbah, the Ksar Ait Ben Haddou; Marrakech, Morocco Credit: wl.travel …your local connection

TRIP ADVISOR‘s annual list of the Top 25 Destinations Around The World is out.  How many have you visited?  Which is number one on your list?  Pick a destination and see the world. I’m definitely game for several of these.

1. MARRAKECH, MOROCCO

2. SIEM REAP, CAMBODIA

3. INSTANBUL, TURKEY

4. HANOI, VIETNAM

Bo Hòn Island, Halong Bay, Hanoi, Vietnam Credit:  Eustaquio Santimano

Bo Hòn Island, Halong Bay, Hanoi, Vietnam
Credit: Eustaquio Santimano

5. PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC

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