Michael A's Dream Trip
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- 1.World History PostcardsWish you were here!
2. Wish you were here in London!Hello friend! I am in England for the 2012London Olympics! In the first picture I amhanging out near the stadium waiting forthe events to begin! Below that photo is theLondon Olympics icon! The SummerOlympics only happen once every fouryears! I really want to see all of the athletescompete and hopefully the United Stateswill earn many gold medals! I will write youback after the games to let you know how itwent. The only time I have seen theOlympics before was on T.V. and it wasamazing! I can only imagine howspectacular the event will be when I am inthe stadium! It will be a heck of acompetition and I will cheer my hardest forAmerica! http://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/2372639http://suttonhoo.blogspot.com/2007/06/seize-me.html 3. Hello from Honolulu!I am in Honolulu, Hawaii! Honolulu is aterrific place to stay because there aremany activities! Here, you canwindsurf, stay in a hotel on the beach, goscuba diving, snorkel, and have a fun daymaking sandcastles with the pure andwhite sand! The water is clear andclean, and there arent any shortages ofbeautiful sights! There are mountains andbeaches, you can get the best of both!Come to Honolulu for a great time andmake memories that last a lifetime!http://www.sldn.org/events/archives/sldn-at-honolulu-pride1/ 4. Come to Istanbul!In Istanbul, Turkey thereare many sights to see!Such places consist of theSt. Sophia Church and youcan visit old trading towns.Istanbul is now whereConstantinople used to beand is home to manyhttp://www.tunliweb.no/SM/alb_istanbul.htmhistorical places!Constantinople was thecenter of trade for severalcountries and was veryadvanced. You can also seethe sprawling Hippodromewhich hosted chariot racesand looks like a coliseum!Come to Istanbul for notonly a scenic area, but tolearn something new! http://www.landschaft-foto.com/displayimage.php?pid=2722 5. Here in Gallipoli, Turkey you can be greatly educated and yetcaptivated by this historical site. During World War One, Britainlaunched a major campaign to try to capture the GallipoliPeninsula from the Turks. Gallipoli was a heavily guarded area andthe British failed. Today, you can still see some of these forts atGallipoli! There are also many monuments dedicated to the fallensoldiers people who lived there. On your next trip, considercoming to Gallipoli. You wont regret it! http://www.flickr.com/photos/hansderegt/3396437058/ Welcome to Gallipoli! http://www.fotopedia.com/items/flickr-3502332532 6. Greetings from Chichen Itza! http://www.fotopedia.com/items/flickr-750441966I am currently in ChichenItza, Mexico! Here, there are anample amount of sites to visit. One ofthe best is the Mayan pyramids wherethe Mayan people worshipped theirgods! You can also check out the SunStone which served as the Mayancalendar and was based off ofastronomy. I learned about theMayan people in sixth grade and Ifound the unit very interesting. Iwould love to see the informationfirst hand! Come to Chichen Itza for http://www.flickr.com/photos/rosemania/4419055059/ 7. Wish you were here in Puerto Vallarta!Puerto Vallarta, Mexico is a great place to relax! This paradise is encased by the SierraMadre mountains and by the shining waves of Banderas Bay. In Puerto Vallarta you canwindsurf, sail, surf, take tours, enjoy concerts, and even bungee jump! Since this locationhas both mountains and beaches, there is a broad variety of events. Puerto Vallarta hasa friendly environment, boasts spectacular ocean views, and contains a very largeshopping area that anyone would marvel at. I want to go here for a luxurious and work-free vacation and to gaze at the scenes. Come for a relaxing and exciting time! http://bit.ly/LfFt02 8. Welcome to the White HouseI am here at the White House in Washington D.C.in Virginia. The White House is where thepresident of the United States lives and works.Many times did famous people come to theWhite House to negotiate, such as WinstonChurchill when trying to persuade PresidentFranklin D. Roosevelt to be allies in WWII. TheWhite House not only was a house, but wherepeople chose decisions that would be Americasfate. Many times war choices were made in thehouse. Here, you can take a tour of the nationalicon and learn all about the house. The WhiteHouse is surrounded by beautiful vegetation andan amazing city. Inside of the house, it isextremely luxurious and contains many roomssuch as a bowling alley! Learn all aboutAmericas history and presidents while on thistour! Be sure to come over to the White Housesoon! http://bit.ly/JpPgBj 9. Hello from BuschGardens!I am currently in Busch Gardens andhaving a great time! Busch Gardensis located in Williamsburg, Virginia.Here, you can see me riding thelegendary Griffon! Busch Gardens isa great place to be! The Europeanatmosphere is fun and friendly andthere are many different foods totry. There are many different kindsof rides and you can easily spendseveral days there! My personalfavorite is Apollos Chariot! BuschGardens is an amazing place to stayand you should definitely come!http://www.flickr.com/photos/eleda/1507084402/