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Hi all. I'm Vidimian, hailing from [[Tekirdağ]] in [[Eastern Thrace|Thrace]], northwestern [[Turkey]]. I have lived all my life in Tekirdağ except for seven years between 2001 and 2008 when I resided in [[Istanbul]] (in [[Istanbul/Sultanahmet-Old City|Fatih]] for the first two years and then in [[Istanbul/Asian Side|Kadıköy]] in the next five years). I can probably provide answers for questions on these cities, as well as many other places in Turkey, but I have not declared myself a [[Wikitravel:Docents|docent]] for any of them in the fear of not being able to answer the hardest questions. :-)
 
  
One of my goals in Wikitravel is to get the article of my much beloved (and relatively little touristed) home region of [[Eastern Thrace]] up to at least [[Wikitravel:Region guide status|guide status]] but that's a ''very looong'' way off.
 
  
I'm one of the [[Wikitravel:Administrators|administrators/janitors]] here. Needless to say, this doesn't give my opinions any more weight or authority than anyone else's.
 
  
You can also see me editing English and Turkish versions of [[:Wikipedia:|Wikipedia]], albeit very rarely. I'm perhaps one of the few Wikitravellers who got accustomed to using MediaWiki and [[Wikitravel:Wiki markup|wiki markup]] at Wikitravel first and then go on editing Wikipedia, not vice versa. I also contribute to English and Turkish versions of [http://hitchwiki.org Hitchwiki], a wiki devoted solely to [[Tips for hitchhiking|hitchhiking]], but nowhere near as much as I contribute to Wikitravel although I still have some tips to add there. I also go by the username 'Vidimian' at these wikis, too.
 
  
* [[User:Vidimian/Test|Test page]]
 
  
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<small>''Please help us in our effort standing against the Internet censorship law proposed by the Turkish government by signing the petition [https://secure.avaaz.org/en/no_internet_censorship/ here] and spreading the word. Awareness is among the greatest things that make life so (in)valuable. Thanks a lot! &ndash; Vidimian, May 19th, 2011''</small>
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Hull is a quintessential northern English city, and one which has undergone a transformation in recent years. Situated on the Humber Estuary in Yorkshire, the town has some very interesting historical sites, a fascinating museum district, and a multitude of places to eat, drink and sleep. (more...)


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Eindhoven is dominated by industrial development as the city's history is inextricably linked to electronics giant Philips, and to a lesser degree, DAF. Although those industries have mostly disappeared, they have left the city a rich industrial heritage and a lot of museums. In addition, over the past decade the city has become the so-called capital of Dutch design. (more...)






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Due to its cool mountain weather, Baguio is considered the summer capital of the Philippines.

Parliament Palace (pictured) in Bucharest spans 12 stories, 3100 rooms and covers over 330,000 sq m and is the second largest building in the world after Pentagon.
Quebec City's Old Town is an UNESCO World Heritage Site and the only city in North America outside Mexico with its original city walls.







Travel Alerts


Earthquake off Indonesia triggers tsunami alert (11 April 2012)


Kairakuen Reopens for the First Time After Quake (7 February 2012)


Floods in Southeastern Australia (3 February 2012)


Deep Freeze in Eastern Europe (3 February 2012)


Hungarian National Airline Malev Closes Down (3 February 2012)




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Japan Introduces New and Cheaper Airlines (1 March 2012)


ANA Flies First Boeing 787 Dreamliner (1 Nov 2011)


MassKara Street Dance Competition (16 October 2011)


Cypress Gardens reopens as Legoland Florida (15 October 2011)


Worlds Longest Sea Bridge Opens in China (30 June 2011)





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