Tag Archives: Architecture

The price of Victory

Berlin’s Siegessäule – Victory Column – is another of Berlin’s monuments that has reinvented itself through the ages – from symbol of Prussian military victory in the 19th century to a favourite tourist spot today. As US Presidential candidate, Barack Obama chose the Siegessäule as the alternative spot to the Brandenburg Gate for his speech […]

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A Colorful Journey… Beautiful Santa Fe

So often my domestic travels take me to beautiful places throughout the United States, but rarely do I travel domestically for pleasure.  It seems it’s always for work and we all know what happens when you travel that way.  It’s difficult to enjoy and really experience the location you’ve traveled to.  Not this time, this […]

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A Walk in the Sky

Do you wish you could walk on the sky?  Is it even possible?  Yes, if you visit Arizona’s Grand Canyon Sky Walk.  If your afraid of heights, you may not be interested in doing this.  But is one magnificent way to see the Grand Canyon.  Commissioned and owned by the Hualapai Indian Tribe, it was […]

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It’s like heaven for me, an Island of Museums?

I really love to go through museums, the art, culture, history and the stories behind all the beauty within a museum allows me to grasp so much more of our world.  I have walked through museums all over the world and have probably been to no more than .0000001% of all museums.  I have had […]

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The largest swimming pool in the world think you know where it is?

What is a resort without a swimming pool?  Well it’s boring, and that is why nearly every resort in the world has some sort of swimming pool or water feature that you can wade into and relax.  Some will use the Resort pools for relaxation, some for simply sitting next to and capturing those fantastic […]

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A Frank View, Part 1

If you have been reading my blog for a while you know that I have recently enjoyed a trip to Amsterdam.  If your new to this blog, you have some catching up to do, please look back at the archives, because you have missed much.  Don’t worry, you can catch up, we will wait for […]

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Rijksmuseum – What the heck is that?

I have been looking forward to Amsterdam for quite some time, I only hope that my expectations are not too high.  One of the main reasons I have been so excited about this city is it’s history, culture and art.  Today, I want to share with you some of Amsterdam’s Art History.   Of all the […]

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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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Amsterdam…..My View

Hot Damn, it’s Amsterdam  Do you dream of places around the World that you hope to one day visit?  Are those dreams made up of romantic ideas of far off, exotic places and people?  Mine are.  I dream of places around the world like, Prague, Dubrovnik, Greece, Australia etc. And for every dream I have, […]

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