The Cartagena International Music Festival 2016
Elizabeth Schotten Merklinger
Music lovers from around the world gather in Cartagena, Colombia, for the annual International Music Festival. Renowned musicians from across the globe fill the city’s plazas, churches and theatres with music.
Boating with the geese at Prayag
One of the most nature friendly spectacles at Prayag is to watch hundreds of migratory birds stopping over during their long migratory journeys from Siberia to India.
Operation Irish Castle
We knew someone would ask us if we’d seen any castles; and if we hadn’t seen any castles they’d give us that tragic look that said, 'Oh, how sad...'
Mount Tabor & the Sternbergia lutea
Mount Tabor is located in the lower Galilee region of Israel. This spot is believed to be the exact location where the world will one day end
Why Go To India?
Indians are overwhelmingly untroubled, healthy, joyous, life-affirming people
Madam Shoo-In - The Sequel
James Campion 18.03.16
The Clinton Machine Revs Up
Hillary Rodham Clinton is about to be the first woman to ever lead a major party’s ticket for the presidency in the 240-year history of this republic.
The Republican Party Vs Citizen Trump
GOP to self destruct?
A Nasty Declaration
James Skinner on the electoral plight of Spain 14.3.16 update
Is common sense finally happening in a politically paralysed Spain?
Polls indicate frustration with Podemos
You think we can risk Brexit?
Do we really have a choice?
The Great In or Out debate
Myth Buster In Chief
Donald Trump Reshapes GOP Platform, Takes Down Bush Era & Rolls On
Why Nigerians have to study abroad
Lack of investment and quality control in education wreaks economic havoc
A Melting Arctic Wonder
Visit Greenland before it disappears
Three continents -Twenty countries Rebecca Lowe's
Bicycle Blog to the Middle East - Podgorica, Montenegro to Serbia/Kosovo border Total miles cycled:1,340
The Great Wall of Chinese
and the Internet Resources to Help You Over it - Jenna Orkin
Learning Chinese with on-line tutors
Sir George Martin 1926 - 2016
He realized the music that shook the very foundation of human spirit.
Dinner at Fisherman's Wharf
The Berkeley gang would meet at the Buena Vista on Friday night and usually someone knew of a party going on.
The Other Michaelangelo
Fred C. Wilson III
Carravaggio’s use of light and dark (churriscuro) produced dramatic effects on canvas.
My Family’s Fair Harbor
Come with me, back to Scotland, to the cliff that faces my family’s land — and the sea. We’ll sit and sip a cuppa as dolphins cross the Sound of Jura, fins flashing just above the horizon.