Tags » Architecture 2

Traditional or modernist?

A reader has sent me an article called “Before and After: A Charred Wood Cottage on a $45k budget,” by Michelle Slatalla, from Issue 42 of the online journal Dark Shadows. 361 more words


Before 'Windows' there must have been 'Doors'

Whilst researching a house in Blackheath in London I discovered some interesting notation in the basement. These must have been calculations for the coal bill, scrawled onto the nearest thing to hand- the back of the door. 38 more words

Architectural Drawing

On the Road: Nebraska

Before crossing the Colorado state border into Nebraska, we stopped at Two Mile Creek. Along the north bank of the creek, a sandy outcrop had been eroded into low cliffs with strange rock formations. 944 more words


Amazing Varanasi on the River Ganges India

After four wonderful nights, we left Srinigar, Kashmir, spent a night in Delhi and then flew to Varanasi. Varanasi is the Hindu religion… 990 more words


dralfoldman reblogged this on Dr Alf's Blog and commented:

Looking back, this is worth a read. It’s one of our most popular travel blogs.