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Nancy, France Photo Gallery

The oldest building in Nancy, this guy was built in the 1300s and was later used as a prison.

Under the gate at the Porte de la Craffe… 76 more words


Balkans 2014 Diary #7; The Time I Went To An Ancient Monastery And There Was A Swastika Mosaic (Ohrid)

30th September, 12:25
Little Big House, Thessaloniki

Been a bit lax with updates recently. So, with no further ado, my Macedonian adventures went thus…

OHRID (5 nights): One of only 28 places in the world that are UNESCO sites for both natural beauty and culture, it’s a south-western city on a lake, near the Albanian border, about 3 1/2 hours on the bus from the capital city, Skopje. 3,762 more words


There was Buda and then Pest.

Now that time is starting to limit the places I can visit and the fact that I had to make a detour from the Cinque Terre whilst in Italy due to the poor weather conditions for the week, I had to be more definite with my plans. 779 more words


Wednesday at Lourdes

10/22 – So, we all know the story of a Saint Bernadette, right? I don’t have to tell you how, in 1858, the 14 year old saw a beautiful Lady, who identified herself as Immaculate Conception, in a small cave near the river, 18 times, and showed her where to dig for a miraculous spring? 423 more words


Notre-Dame de Fourviere, Lyon

The following photos were taken in and around the Notre-Dame Basilica (which I usually refer to as “the castle”), a beautiful building on top of the Fourviere Hill in the Old Town of Lyon. 81 more words