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... have decided to take a guided tour in Kasadasi / Ephesus in Turkey. After our less than stellar Lisbon on our own, thought we would make sure we get a good tour to start us off in turkey. There is a free walk in Athens that we have researched so that should give us a reasonable tour there.
Formal night again – drag the old coat out and find a tie so that we do not look like the hicks from the bush. Actually, it is ...
July 10, 2014
Today we went to Belem. There are a lot of old things to see in this section of Lisbon. Belem is at the mouth of the River Targus, where 500 years ago sailors set sail on 'voyages of discovery.'
First we visited the ‘Mosterio dos Jeronimos.’ This monastery was commissioned by Manuel I in 1501. It is said it was funded by ‘pepper money,’ a tax on spices, precious stones, and ...
... with a very vivid imagination.
The 200-hectare park surrounding the palace is similarly fabulous--exotic plants, labyrinthine trails cutting through wooded hills, hidden Moorish pavilions and swan ponds and even an Alpine chalet constructed for a German countess who married the king. We explored its grounds for a few hours, eating a picnic lunch in the "Valley of the Lakes" next to a crenelated ...
... Hastings, on the site of the old mosque. Se is short for Sedes Episcopalis, the seat of a bishop. Devastated by three earth tremors in the 14th century as well as the earth quake of 1755 and renovated over the centuries, the cathedral blends many different architectural styles. The facid, with twin castellated bell towers and splendid rose window, retains its solid Romanesque aspect. The gloomy interior is pretty simple and ...
... of the
violence in Kiev and struggle of the people against its government
and police - quite a contrast to the current situation of invasion by
Russia, as I write in early March. I walked up a daunting hill
towards the Castelo São Jorge (Castle of St George), passing the
Cathedral and walking through a maze of steep cobbled streets. I got
a cheap ticket and spent some time exploring the Moorish castle, an
impressive hilltop fortress that bristles ...