Tag: museum

Yesterday’s Main Street and the DuSable Museum

Of fashions, and fairy castles, and a thought provoking installation at the DuSable Museum…

Andalucia 2012 – The Alcazar and Surrounds

The Alcazar was started in 1328 as a military fortification, and was later extended to include gardens, transforming int a residence for the Catholic monarchs after the Reconquista. Christopher Columbus was received here by Ferdinand and Isabella…

Return to Turkey

“See what is outside of Istanbul for a couple of days. Cappadocia perhaps. Or Ephesus.” He offers to find a tour that I can afford and make those arrangements. I chose instead, the ancient Ottoman capitol of Bursa.