Travel with Ling - Ask The Experts - Travel, Wanderlust, Destinations, Adventure, Vacation, Photography - Pepo

Travel with Ling

Public
  • 19
  • 3.6K
  • 940
DESCRIPTION

A wanderlust at heart I always wish I could travel more. The most beautiful wonders are often when you least expect it. I invite you to join me in sharing travel experiences and tips to enrich our lives and open our eyes.

Ask a Question

What is your question for
Travel with Ling?

Submit a Guest Post

Share your own story into
Travel with Ling.
Nordic Beef looking so pretty and delicious at Tickets Bar
  • ๐Ÿ˜ 1
1 REACTION
Tickets is quite the experience where things are not always what they seem. You see, smell, taste and feel and it could completely throw you off if you expect convention. This is the famous Tickets "olive".
  • Barcelona! 1
  • ๐Ÿ˜› 1
  • ๐Ÿ˜ฎ 1
3 REACTIONS
I had been anticipating my meal at the Adria Brother's Tickets. A bit of a whimsical circus feel with exceptional food and surprises. It takes planning to get a booking but I it's not impossible, I managed it all the way from Adelaide, Australia. Stay tuned for a few snaps of some of the food we had.
  • ๐Ÿ˜ฎ 1
1 REACTION
This was the best squid I ever had in my life. From the amazing Tapas Bar El Xampanyet which I highly recommend. Please go. It is very good and it is reasonably priced. The atmosphere is fantastic!!
  • ๐Ÿ˜ 1
1 REACTION
More tapas from El Xampanyet. Love love love the tomato bread
This was the best squid I ever had in my life. From the amazing Tapas Bar El Xampanyet which I highly recommend. Please go. It is very good and it is reasonably priced. The atmosphere is fantastic!!
  • ๐Ÿ˜ 1
1 REACTION
More goodies at the La Bouqeria market
Inside La Bouqeria market. I may have bought 2 "meat cones" to myself. An amazing selection of smallgoods and cured meats.
  • ๐Ÿ˜ 3
3 REACTIONS
La Bouqeria in Barcelona is a foodie heaven. This market has the most amazing produce and colours. I could live here!
  • ๐Ÿ˜€ 1
  • ๐Ÿ˜ 1
2 REACTIONS
There is a Jamon Experience museum in Barcelona! These guys take their jamon seriously
  • ๐Ÿ‘ 1
  • ๐Ÿ˜ 1
2 REACTIONS
The iconic mosaic art piece that features in brochures and travel magazines. Park Guell is quite the wonderland.
  • ๐Ÿ˜ 1
1 REACTION
This is the other Hansel and Gretel gingerbread house at Park Guell
  • ๐Ÿ˜ 2
2 REACTIONS
One of the two "houses" at the entrance at Park Guell. Anybody else thinking Hansel & Gretel?
  • Gingerbread! 1
  • ๐Ÿ  1
2 REACTIONS
Welcome to Park Guell where you will see plenty of mosaic work
Inside Barcelona Cathedral. Simply beautiful and magnificent
  • ๐Ÿ˜ 1
1 REACTION
Next stop was Catedral de Barcelona. Another stunning building.
We went up the tower on the Passion Facade side and this is the view of Barcelona from above
  • ๐Ÿ‘ 1
1 REACTION
Inside La Sagrada Familia
  • ๐Ÿ˜ 2
  • ๐Ÿ‘ 1
3 REACTIONS
A must see in Barcelona! La Sagrada Familia is one of the most amazing structures, a church and legacy of Gaudi, still in working progress.
  • ๐Ÿ• 3
  • โ›ช๏ธ 2
  • โค๏ธ 2
  • ๐Ÿ˜ 1
8 REACTIONS
Walking around town exploring some of Gaudi's work. This is Casa Batllo. There are a few buildings of Gaudi's work within walking distance so it's a great way to get to know the city and get your bearings.
  • ๐Ÿ˜ 3
3 REACTIONS
Just getting my bearings around Barcelona
  • โ˜€๏ธ 2
2 REACTIONS
Hola Barcelona!!
This was right around the corner from our AirBnB apartment. Great location. 3 days here so let's do this!
  • Hola! 2
  • ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ 1
3 REACTIONS
Departing from Wellington. And that concludes my North Island holiday in New Zealand. Goodbye!
  • ๐Ÿ˜ 1
1 REACTION
Oh hello Smaug! First thing we saw when checking in our flight.
How many airports in the world has such awesomeness!! If you're at Wellington Airport early take the time to walk around and spot everything.
  • gollum! 2
  • โœˆ๏ธ 2
4 REACTIONS
Killing time before going to the airport can be fun. We took a drive along the coast in Wellington and were treated to this stunning view.
  • stunning! 1
  • ๐Ÿž 1
2 REACTIONS
More from the Light Festival although this involves tupperware!
  • colourful! 1
  • ๐ŸŒˆ 1
  • ๐Ÿ˜ 1
3 REACTIONS
When we were in Wellington there was a Light Festival on. The city lit up and it was quite beautiful to walk around at night and see these works of art.
  • ๐Ÿ˜ 1
1 REACTION
When in Wellington you gotta take a walk down Cuba St. Feel the vibe and check out the great eateries!
  • ๐Ÿ’ฆ 1
1 REACTION
Inside Weta Cave, a heaven for movie buffs and collectors.
  • ๐Ÿ˜ 2
2 REACTIONS
If you're a fan of movies, Weta Cave and Workshop is a must visit. Also good for aspiring artists looking to get into the movie industry. The Workshop tour was insightful and interesting but strictly no photos in case anything from a current/future project is leaked. Of course Lord of the Rings is their biggest fame but they've been involved in many films just as famous. Outside the entrance these 3 trolls from The Hobbit are there for your photographing and posing pleasure.
  • ๐Ÿ˜‚ 1
1 REACTION
Here's my spicy Sichuan noodles, piping hot and delicious. You can choose your own spicy level.
  • noodle is life 1
  • ๐Ÿœ 1
  • ๐Ÿ˜› 1
3 REACTIONS
I know it's Wellington but it was cold amd I craved noodles so when I saw this Spicy Sichuan noodles......๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ˜
  • spicy! 1
  • โค chilli 1
  • ๐Ÿ˜› 1
3 REACTIONS
If you're in Wellington Cuba Street is a street you must walk down for the food hunt. On Friday nights from 5-11pm slip into a side lane and you will find it comes alive. Welcome to Wellington Night Market. Food focussed, good variety.
  • ๐Ÿ˜ 2
2 REACTIONS
We are off to destroy the ring!!
  • ๐Ÿ’ 1
1 REACTION
It looked so much bigger scale in the movie but this is literally all it is, where they farewelled the fellowship in the first LoTR movie
  • LOTR 1
  • So cool! 1
  • ๐Ÿ˜ 1
3 REACTIONS
Let's measure up to the character's heights!
  • ๐Ÿ˜ 1
1 REACTION
Time to head to Rivendale. It is literally sign posted on the highways right to the location as Rivendell. They've kept it as a tourist attraction with movie trivia info.
  • Elven home 2
  • LOTR 1
3 REACTIONS
Tzy Ling Tan 2 months ago
More Lord of the Rings location hunting. This is in one of the forests in Upper Hutt. Here's this mega fan reenacting the scene where the hobbits were hiding from the ringwraith. If you are interested there is a website fully dedicated to it - google LOTR locations NZ.
  • ๐Ÿ‘ 3
  • LOTR fan 1
  • ๐Ÿ˜‚ 1
  • ๐Ÿ˜ 1
6 REACTIONS
The best museum in New Zealand they say. I didn't go to any others to compare but this was really good. Free entry but you have to pay for special exhibitions. If you're interested in history you could spend hours going through the levels.
Wellington Harbour looking mighty fine in the evening โคโค. I am loving this city
  • gorgeous 2
  • ๐Ÿ˜ 1
3 REACTIONS
Hello Windy Wellington! It is definitely super windy here. Pretty cool city with a huge foodie scene. Somehow it reminded me of San Francisco too!
  • ๐ŸŒฌ 2
  • ๐Ÿ˜ 2
4 REACTIONS
Tzy Ling Tan 3 months ago
Mount Taranaki and the Rainbow! It definitely helps to hire a car in New Zealand because points of interests are far apart and not easily accessible without a car sometimes.
  • ๐ŸŒˆ 1
  • ๐Ÿ˜ 1
2 REACTIONS
Trekking in Dawson Falls, Egmont National Park. I probably don't recommend it in winter on a rainy day because you need to cross the waterfalls, the RUNNING waterfalls whereby the water level is high at the moment. We managed to get across TWICE without slipping. ๐Ÿ˜ฅ
  • ๐ŸŒฒ 1
  • ๐Ÿ˜ 1
2 REACTIONS
It's like a fish bone!
  • ๐Ÿ˜ 1
1 REACTION
A stop at Te Rewa Rewa Bridge in New Plymouth. It was super cloudy and raining that day I had to wait a while for at least a bit of sunlight to appear. Not much else around here, just a walking trail but thought the bridge looked quite unique. On a clear day you can see Mount Taranaki in the background
If you're driving down towards New Plymouth area, I highly recommend stopping by Mike's Brewery for a beer tasting. Excellent beers and they don't export it so NZ is the only place to try them.
  • ๐Ÿ‘ 3
  • ๐Ÿป 1
  • ๐Ÿ˜ 1
5 REACTIONS
The incredibly gorgeous and calm Lake Taupo. It's a small town with not much to do but it was our 2 night stop just to relax and take in all the fresh air we can.
  • stunning! 2
  • ๐Ÿž 1
  • ๐Ÿ˜ 1
  • ๐Ÿ˜ฎ 1
5 REACTIONS
Tzy Ling Tan 3 months ago
Icy waterfall. I can't remember exactly what this place was called but this is the spot used to shoot Gollum's Pool in LOTR. It's a bit frozen at the moment but still a beautiful sight. Just be careful going down as it is wet and not very even. It was raining that day and could've easily slipped.
  • ๐Ÿ˜ 2
2 REACTIONS