For the latest in my series of Just one place, I move to Jordan and the canyon of the crescent moon, or temple of the Sun, which was first bought to my attention by Harrison Ford and Indiana Jones and the last crusade, which would pit him again, against the Nazis and bring him face to face …Continue reading "Just one place, the canyon of the crescent moon, Jordan"
The ninth in my series Just one place, goes to Nepal, and the ever ominous presence of mount Everest. First defeated by Sir Edmund Hillary from New Zealand. The tallest mountain in the world, entirely above sea level (as there us a claim that there is a taller mountain that has it’s routes below the …Continue reading "Just one place in Nepal "
If I open the Chinese and 7th of my series Just one place, by saying this is the only landmark visible from space, most will know I speak of the great wall of China. Built In part at least in the 7th century Bc, it was a series of fortifications, and a means of taxation …Continue reading "Just one place in China the great wall"
In the sixth of my series, just one place, in which I have already detailed the places I’d see if could only spend 24hrs of my life in each country as follows The USA Australia Ireland Canada Switzerland I now move on to Germany, Berlin and awesome but sinister Brandenburg gate, as I understand it, …Continue reading "Just one place in Germany "
In my 5th of my series of just one place I move to Switzerland, Meirengen to be precise, and to fans of Sherlock Holmes the scene of his apparent demise. Reichenback Falls. And it is for that reason I should choose these falls as my one place I’d spend 24hrs in, in Switzerland. i have …Continue reading "Just one place in Switzerland, and the demise of Sherlock Holmes "