The imposing Hetman palace in all its beauty can compete with the most distinguished palaces of the world ...
'Cleaning' Amman Nymphaeum for heritage - Marwan Asmar
This summer was a good cleaning period for the Amman Nymphaeum. From a blackened relic, its frontal facade, niches and apses are restored again.
In Darwin's footsteps, on a luxury cruise in the Galápagos islands
To many visitors, the Galápagos Islands remain the image of a paradise; a mythical place - so symbolic in essence- like a child’s dream that beckons, beyond the wildest imagination.
Victoria BC - Island of Flowers
Fred C. Wilson III
Canada is a plumb of a country; it’s pretty. Victoria in Vancouver Island is like a fairytale.
Three continents -Twenty countries
Rebecca Lowe's Bicycle Blog to the Middle East Latest Update:
Venice and Trieste
The Sound of the Barrel's Bottom Being Scraped
James Campion 10.23.15
Eleven Hours of Political Theater On Your Dime - whatever the hell this thing was, it was a bust
No Rhyme or Reason
Dean Borok 12.10.15
Just because the Republicans are indulging in their Nineteenth Nervous Breakdown does not mean that the Democrats still do not have time to step on their own dicks and mess up
A House Divided
James Campion +
Who The Hell Wants To Be Speaker of the House? Who wants to lead the leaderless...? Meldown in DC
Narcissism is now a universal phenomenon, displayed by the most mediocre in our midst.
Syria & The Middle East Either/Or Theory
The party will soon be over for ISIS.
The Ace Card - Catalonia
Elections have taken place in the autonomous region of Catalonia, the votes have been counted and the end result is a political mess.
Elections & Democracy in Tanzania Ronald Elly Wanda
Tanzania has a highly charged general election slated for 25th October 2015
Observations on Being Really Old
Let’s face it, when you reach the point of being really old, there are certain things you can no longer do.
New York Trumps Everybody
I vote the straight Democratic line. It wouldn’t matter to me if the Democrats put up Pee Wee Herman or Lassie at the top of the ticket, they have got my vote.
Making an early exit
Suicide is no easy solution for those left behind.
The Unemerging Writer
I guess I’m depressed – trouble is I’m not a celebrity so I won’t be able to exploit my depression and get that all-important six-figure sum book deal.
Yogi – 1925-2015
Lawrence Peter “Yogi” Berra - best catcher in Major League Baseball.
Long ago when they knew your name
A Nuclear Middle-East
Israel has long practiced what it calls its policy of "nuclear ambiguity" of neither denying nor confirming the fact it possess nuclear weapons
Upstate New York
Ivan Maddog Noble
Some stretch of stone between Albany and Syracuse. Generations of forgotten old men lived in these timber palaces.