Wednesday Wonders – New Year’s Food & Fireworks

Happy New Year to all of you! This post for my Wonder Lesch blog will be exploring New Year’s celebrations and traditions around the world. A bit of history first, then the fireworks. Have you ever wondered where some of the celebrated New Year’s traditions come from? Did you know the day of the New…

Wednesday Wonders – The Roman Colosseum

Welcome to my next blog post for WonderLesch. This virtual visit of the Wonders of the World is to the Roman Colosseum. This enormous structure is situated in the heart of one of the most beautiful cities in the world, Rome. The Colosseum is an amphitheater from the time of the Roman Empire, built in…

Wednesday Wonders – Taj Mahal

Hello! It’s WonderLesch again, with another delivery of the Wonders of the World! This post will be about the Taj Mahal, that beautiful Indian palace that we’ve seen in so many posters and movies. It is with good reason though; the Taj Mahal is regarded as the maximum show of traditional muslim architecture and landscaping….

Wednesday Wonders – The Great Ziggurat

Hi there! Welcome to the next post for my WonderLesch blog for the Wednesday Wonders of the World. Join me on a virtual trip through the finest views and experiences the world has to offer. Today, we will be talking about a Wonder created during the Bronze age: reports state the building on this particular…

Wednesday Wonders – The Great Wall of China

Welcome to my next post for my Wonder Lesch blog on the many Wonders of the World. As we go through the list of wonders of the world, we get to my personal favorite, this monumental structure is one of the places in the world that I love the most, so join me while I…

Wednesday Wonders – Petra (Rose City), Jordan

Hi again! Welcome to my next post for my WonderLesch blog on the Wednesday Wonders of the world! Join me on a virtual trip through the finest views and experiences that the modern world has to offer, maybe you’ll end up booking a flight yourself… Today, we will be talking about Petra, in Jordan. Petra…

Wednesday Wonders – Christ the Redeemer Statue

Hi again, WonderLesch blog here with my next installment for Wednesday Wonders which is exploring and discovering Christ the Redeemer Statue located in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The Christ the Redeemer Statue, from Portuguese Cristo Redentor, is a 100 feet high statue that represents Jesus of Nazareth with his arms open wide towards the city…

Wednesday Wonders – Machu Picchu

Travel to the wonders of the world: Machu Picchu. Here is my next post for my WonderLesch blog on the wonders of the world! We take a trip through the most important modern day attractions for you to know more about these places, or even help you decide on your next holiday destination. Machu Picchu…

Wednesday Wonders – Yucatán

This is the first Wednesday Wonders of the WonderLesch blog that will be exploring all of the new wonders of the world, join me on a trip through what these amazing places have to offer! Who knows? You might end up booking a trip yourself. Chichén Itzá is a wonderful complex of temples and ancient…

Sunday Funday – Pike’s Market Place

The Market is the oldest continuously operated public farmer’s market. Since its start in 1907 it has followed its mission to “Meet the Produce”. General market hours are 9:00 am – 6:00 pm and Sundays 9:00 am – 5:00 pm. The market is open all year round except for Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day and…