Posts tagged with: museums

  • savannah georgia
I had seen so many pictures of the broad, shadowy streets of Savannah with gorgeous old houses, and that was probably the one thing I was looking forward to the...
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  • swaziland village
On my tour around South Africa we also had about 2 days in Swaziland. We stayed very close to a traditional village – not just an act, but a village...
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  • white house washington dc
After a week in New York I set out for Washington, D.C.. I’ve wanted to visit this city for a long time, most of all just to see all the...
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  • memphis tennessee
I had been looking very much forward to visiting Memphis, although the only thing I really knew to begin with was that Graceland was to be found in this city....
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  • new orleans louisiana
I spent about 5 days in New Orleans, and I enjoyed the city immensely. It’s colourful, musical and has that edge of weirdness that just makes everything more interesting. I...
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  • new york times square
I have just come home from a 5 week trip through the East and Southeast of the USA. I began the journey in New York City and ended it in...
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For a long time, I actually had no intention of seeing Alcatraz during my visit to San Francisco. My reasoning being that it was a prison, and I never wanted...
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Normally I don’t take selfies. You’ve seen a picture of me, you know what I look like, ya know? But, when I find myself in the Wax Museum in Hollywood,...
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  • san francisco
I had read several places that seeing San Francisco by bike was the way to go. So, on my 2nd day there that was what I did. There was a...
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  • kilmainham dublin
On a beautiful, clear and very cold morning I found a bus that would take me from midtown out to Kilmainham Gaol in Dublin. This was my final morning in...
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  • dublin guinness
The Guinness Store House was one of the things I had been looking forward to the most on my Dublin visit. I LOVED this experience! I arrived a little after noon...
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  • dublin
I set out early from the hostel and headed straight with detours to Trinity College to see the famed Book of Kells. I had some trouble finding the place initially, mostly because...
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  • pompei italy
Seeing Pompei is one of those things that I’ve been wanting to do since.. well, almost as long as I can remember! The idea of a 2000 year old city...
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  • hearst castle
I started the day with a tour of Hearst Castle, which lies less than 10 minutes from San Simeon. Or, the visitor centre does. You are crammed into a bus...
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  • old town aarhus
In the late half of November I went with a dear old friend to Den Gamle By – The Old City in Aarhus, Denmark. This is a sizeable venue made...
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I took an Uber all the long way up to Griffith Observatory in the afternoon. Turns out to be a very good time to visit, with the light slowly changing...
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Ah, Rome! I like you very, very much. Why? Because of the broad, airy streets with tall, stately houses; because everywhere you turn there’s a statue, a church, a gigantic...
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  • florence
My interest in Florence was piqued after I read Inferno by Dan Brown – why deny it. Therefore, my points of interest very much coincided with the places mentioned in...
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  • stockholm
I had made the rookie mistake of picking the airport furthest away from the city, but as Google Maps told me I could still get to the central station in...
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  • copenhagen
Louisiana is a modern art museum located in Humlebæk half an hour north of Copenhagen. The drive there is very pretty, and the museum itself is located right at the...
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  • hobbiton new zealand
So, you’ve arrived in New Zealand and now you want to go check out all the places from that series of commercials for the country, whatsitcalled, oh yes, The Lord...
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