Archive | May 7, 2012

Hauntingly Beautiful Life Underwater

I have talked a lot about how travel is not always what it seems, meaning it isn’t always about packing up a bag and taking off for some exotic location.  Sometimes travel is much more than that, it’s a life’s culmination of experiences that transform you or your outlook on the future hopefully causing you […]

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Your not Finnished until you’ve been to Finland

I would like to welcome a friend and contributing writer to this Blog.  I am excited to have Julie join in  by sharing her stories…her views… I hope you will join me in welcoming her.  I also welcome all of you to share your stories here. Scott Pictures and Story by Julie Antunes I recently had […]

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Phoenix Rising ~ 2012

The Phoenix is a mythical sacred firebird that can be found in the mythologies of the Persians, Greeks, Romans, Egyptians, Chinese, and (according to Sanchuniathon)Phoenicians. With a colorful plumage and a tail of gold and scarlet (or purple, blue, and green according to some legends). It has a 500 to 1000 year life-cycle, near the end of which it builds itself a nest of twigs that […]

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Museu National D’Art de Catalunya, Barcelona Spain

If you have been reading my Blog at all you know that I am partial to Art Galleries.  I especially love the art galleries throughout Europe.  I can spend hours and hours walking through them.  Earlier in my life, I had many years of art training from painting to sculpting, however I never had the […]

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Barcelona’s most famous building, 129 years and still not done.

Barcelona is known for so many fascinating things and people.  Architecture, Galleries, Museum’s, People, Places there is so much to see and experience in this city.  One thing you simply cannot miss is La Sagrada Familia.  I know it sounds like an Italian Restaurant, and the only way to gain entrance is to have about […]

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The Life & Times of Van Gogh

As you all know by now, I do love to go to Museums.  One that I was really looking forward to was the Vincent Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam.  Few artists are as well known as Van Gogh.  Most people can see a Van Gogh from a distance and know that it is a Van […]

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