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January 10, 49 BCE: Revising The Tale Of Caesar's Crossing of the Rubicon

It was a great trip to the combined annual meeting for the Society for Classical Studies and Archaeological Institute of America (SCS-AIA) in Toronto, but it definitely put me behind on my blogging schedule. 265 more words

The One Bar, Rubicon Marina, Playa Blanca, Lanzarote

This nice café / restaurant is perfectly located at The Rubicon Marina and overlooks the water, so the views are stunning. I’d popped across to the marina via the water-bus and the jetty is right next to the One Bar, so it seemed a good place to have a quick coffee and a snack before taking in all the sights. 107 more words

Restaurants & Bars

H10 Rubicon Palace, Playa Blanca, Lanzarote

I stayed here from Thursday 1st December to Thursday 15th December 2016.

When I arrived at the H10 Rubicon Palace it was a lovely surprise to be greeted by a smiling lady with a glass of champagne. 3,833 more words

Canary Islands

Please Touch

During the installation of this work I had been determined to place the clay nests on the wall, as I had originally imagined them. But it just didn’t work.(I really did keep trying to make it work!!) 235 more words

Art, Theatre

Things to do: draw up list of places I want to visit

Things to do: draw up list of places I want to visit. E.g. house where Lisa del Giocondo was born, lived, in Florence. The Brocken Mountain in Germany, Rubicon, Milvian Bridge etc etc. 11 more words

Wet conditions. Tread Lightly!

On my way to the annual Lake Tahoe Hi-Lo’s Christmas Party, I drove by the Rubicon trailhead. It was a little sloppy at the staging area with more than eight inches of slop. 347 more words