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Stunning Poplar Trees Dressed In Green and Gold

Poplar Trees Blue Skies

Each time I visit my son’s campus I am enchanted by the poplar trees dominating the landscaping. And on every visit, I find lots of changes—probably because the gardeners are super-enthusiastic and so creative. They’re constantly working among the plants on the vast campus. I still remember the first time I visited—there were huge patches of multi-colored flower bushes in one corner. From the main gate there was almost half a kilometer of bougainvillea in brilliant purple. Then the next…

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15 packing tips that will make your travel amazing b
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15 packing tips that will make your travel amazing

Enjoy travel? Here are 15 packing tips to make your travel amazingly memorable. This post is the result of a promise I made my friend—to help her pack for her upcoming trip to Manila. And a little envy. Last…

Ten interesting things to see in Dubai
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10 Interesting Things to See in Dubai

Dubai has been on my must-see travel destinations for years—nope—decades. Right from the time I got a job offer there that I had to decline, to all the occasions when friends moved there to settle. Yes, they’ve been inviting…

Trees of Ross Island Andamans
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Peepul Trees of Ross Island Andamans

The trees of Ross Island Andamans are fascinating, standing the test of time. These massive trees have grown around the historic ruins of the island. I know I featured another tree from Ross Island Andamans earlier, but there are…

A trip to Jim Corbett National Park in the monsoons
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A trip to Jim Corbett National Park in the monsoons

Come monsoon, I see most people heading to the beaches or taking a drive through the hills. But have you ever seen the beauty of the jungle in the rains? I am talking about Jim Corbett National Park. Imagine…