My name is Bob Bales, a History buff, cigar lover and enthusiast of different cultures and places. I advocate "traveling off the tourist path".
The Traveling Fool Episode 4/ Palawan Military MuseumThe island of Palawan in the Philippines is the site of the Palawan Military Museum, officially known as the Palawan Special Battalion WW2 Memorial Museum. In 1944 an incident occurred at the POW camp which would lead to a dramatic rescue that is still heralded as the most successful military rescue operation in us history.8
Things to do in El Paso TexasThis post by RV Share The views and opinions expressed in this article are my own. If you are looking for things to do in El Paso, you’re in luck. From historic sites and museums to outdoor activities and of course the great food there is something for everyone. I was fortunate to be invited by Visit El Paso to check out Texas furthest west city and although I was born and raised in Texas I had only been to El Paso a couple of times and never long enough to get out and see anything. For those that don’t9
Shangri-La Luxury Thames River Views + Top Hotels On The Thames In LondonAfter a crazy year, a little staycation was in order. So we hunted for hotels on the Thames in London. Gotta love London, the views never get old, especially as the city is currently under rapid development to change the skyline. We wanted hotels along the River Thames and Shangri-la Hotel at the Shard ticked all the boxes needed for a good pampering, a bit of luxury the River Thames view from our room in addition to many of London's top landmarks in sight.5
6 Destinations in South East Asia To Experience, Spirituality, Culture and HistoryEveryone from time to time is looking for peace, knowledge, and awareness but only a few know where to look for it. What if we would tell you ''Pack your bags, you are going to South East Asia for a spiritual revival'', would you go?17
Elafonisos beach therapy | It’s all trip to me – Inspiration for part-time travellersElafonisos, the tiny island at the tip of the Peloponnese in Southern Greece, is the perfect destination for a relaxing summer vacation by the beach. Simos is one of the best beaches in Greece. Read all you need to know before planning your trip to Elafonisos in this thorough travel guide.11
The Green Place: Nigerian food in Brooklyn - Pretty Much AnythingSpread the love5 5Shares Nigerian goat soup @ The Green Place Nigerian Restaurant new #nigerian #nycrestaurants #brooklyn #nyc #nyceats #nycfood #instafood #food #foodporn #soup A post shared by kitties and Plates (@jaischmidt) on Jan 14, 2016 at 3:00pm PST African food is not as common as … Continue readingThe Green Place: Nigerian food in Brooklyn24