My vision of a traveler is someone that is well rounded and conscientious of how and where they are traveling. It is of a person that is knowledgeable, about the current facts of where they are going as well as the historical context and why that is important.
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Why is Understanding History Important?
One of my passions is history. I love reading about it and learning about it. I love those old dusty things that are taken for granted in the modern world.
It’s funny how life changes and moves from what is important and what is not. Things that seem important when one is younger somehow fall away and seem less relevant. The same could be said for when one grows older things that seemed like no big deal, now are at the front of your mind all of the time. …
For those that love Paris
The Winged Victory of Samothrace
One of the most beautiful pieces of history that you will see on display at the Louvre is The Winged […]
Just a sad short rant about graffiti !
One of the items that I found to be what I would call a crime against all those that love […]
Closer to Home
Some times when we travel I think people lose sight of whats important. I Think the spirit of travel can […]
Operation Hotel Part I – the search for the right Accommodation
A very short walk from the hotel When planing to travel especially when you are on a budget one of […]