Category Archives: Art

Coming Full Circle

Maybe circle is the wrong term.  Perhaps elipse more accurately describes the shape but it would have to be a very irregular elipse and, I think, that means that it wouldn’t be an elipse at all.  Whatever the correct geometrical … Continue reading

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Skopje: First Full Day

And I do mean full!  I am writing this on June 3rd, a full day after the events to be reported actually occurred and I can tell that I will have to do a quick job to get any reporting … Continue reading

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Morning Has Broken

Well, today’s title is a skosh ahead of itself.  It’s 5:45 a.m. and dawn is still a way off but I am up, so, for me morning is here. I haven’t been a particularly good correspondent since Christmas.  Maybe my … Continue reading

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On Our Own Without Our Driver

Michael’s cough has gotten better, then worse, then better.  We made another trip up the hill to the farmacia and, after explaining his symptoms to another pharmacist, obtained a new kind of syrup. This one designed to relax the bronchial … Continue reading

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A Clear Day in Umbria

Friday, December 22, dawned with particularly clear skies and beautiful morning light.  As I’ve said in other posts written here in Narni, the changing light over the town and the valley is one of my favorite things about staying here. … Continue reading

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Siena

We drove to Siena today, which is a very different thing, I can assure you, from driving our Sienna, which is something we frequently do when home. From Narni it is a long drive, about two and a half hours. … Continue reading

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A Full Day in Passau

Driving through the snowy Bavarian Forest Yesterday morning, we climbed onto busses in Passau and took off for our morning’s adventures.  Michael and I were lucky enough to get in the coach that had Eva as our guide. What a … Continue reading

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Politics or Art

Seen on a card rack in Nürnberg:

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London: Day 6.5 – National Gallery and British Museum

Had another lie in on Friday; didn’t leave the apartment until 10:30 a.m. but, seeing as how we didn’t get back to the apartment until about 8:30 p.m., it was another very l o n g day. We began at … Continue reading

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Goodbye to Hotel Vivaana

Before we head off to Bikaner, a few final impressions of Hotel Vivaana:

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