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The next Dubrovnik?

I begin my Balkans museum research trip in Kotor, a small town whose small population increases ten-fold during the busy tourist season of July and August. 332 more words


A Balkan Museum Odyssey

I have come to the Balkan region of Europe to visit their flagship museums and meet the leaders of these institutions.

I have always had a fascination with the Balkan region and I can’t think of many places, particularly in Europe, which have been through such a varied and turbulent history. 126 more words


The People's Palace and Winter Gardens

Part of the appeal of this day out is the walk through Glasgow Green which takes you there. It’s easy to forget that this leafy, open space belongs to the centre of a bustling city as you take in all the sights of this well-used and much-loved park. 263 more words


UNESCO World Heritage Sites of France - Travel Wiki

France ranks the fourth among the UNESCO World Heritage sites with 39 extraordinary features and a breath-taking structure. Get to know more about these sites and get stunned by its characteristics. 6 more words


The Forgotten Founding Father

In a nation that appears to be doing everything possible to expunge the remnants of its Christian foundation and heritage, it is no wonder that John Calvin has been forgotten as the virtual founder of our nation. 2,830 more words


monumental alabaster

I will forever cherish that long walk to the monumental alabaster


Back from: Havana, Cuba

Although I have traveled to Cuba every year since I was 15, I have only recently started to fall in love with it, well really I have always loved going there. 222 more words