Notre Dame: The Home of Quasimodo

Notre Dame: The Home of Quasimodo

 When, after long gropings up the dark perpendicular stair-case which pierces the thick walls of the steeple towers, one emerged at last unexpectedly on to one of the two high platforms inundated with light and air, it was in truth a marvellous picture spread out...
Prague, Captured in Photographs

Prague, Captured in Photographs

Prague isn’t just a city, but an entity of some kind. -Sezin Koehler   I only had three days in Prague and let me tell you, three days is not nearly enough. However, in those three days I was able to experience some beautiful parts of this magical city. For me it...
See TWO of the Seven Wonders of the World, CHECK!

See TWO of the Seven Wonders of the World, CHECK!

If ever I get to cross something off of my bucket list that I think is worthy of a blog post, I am going to do one. This is my first blog post regarding my bucket list. Although seeing the seven wonders of the world (any of the wonders from any of the lists, seeing as...
My Unfortunate Encounter with Florence.

My Unfortunate Encounter with Florence.

Unfortunate?! You might be wondering how on earth I could have an unfortunate encounter with Florence. All of my life I have been hearing marvelous things about Florence, a city full of inspiration and art and creativity. I had been told that, if ever I was in Italy,...
The Fairytale City Called Venice.

The Fairytale City Called Venice.

People are standing all around me, jammed into a bus like sardines, far too close for comfort and people are helplessly touching other people in ways that shouldn’t be allowed. A low chatter in a language I am unfamiliar with is buzzing throughout the bus that...