Category: One-Minute Vacation

HollandPic1Archive

Housing Options

Looking for a new home? Do you want an urban setting, suburban, rural? Our choices are bound to different definitions of land use. A Dutch person has the same options we do. Plus, one...

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Scottish Highlander

If you’ve ever wondered how the Scottish Highlanders of old survived the harsh climate and barren lands of their clan territories, here is a descendant of those hardy folks. You really DON’T want to...

ChinaPic2Archive

Different Architecture

One of Logan’s reasons to visit China was to see different architecture. What we saw was so distinctly different, his  wish was granted instantly. The mouth-dropping detail of temples is difficult to describe. Let the...

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Stone History

The first Roman settlement in the area was founded in 38 BC. For some 500 years, the Romans maintained a stronghold in Köln (Cologne), an outpost for empire building throughout Europe. Today, we can...

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Celebration of Life

We use flags and banners for celebrations, to announce grand openings, sporting events, holidays. As the wind blows and the flags flutter, attention is drawn to the happening. Flags make an event feel festive....

ScotlandArchive

Weather Wonder

Scotland comes with a full range of dramatic weather. And, one sees several examples of it every day. The changes can be so extreme in the space of just a few hours, Scottish people...

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Mountain Magnificence

Switzerland is one of my preferred destinations for the obvious reason – its beauty. If you’ve been there, I need say nothing more. If you haven’t, Switzerland should be your next trip. There is...

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Mountain Majesty

Mountains feed my soul. And surround me with perspective. I better understand my significance when encompassed by their imposing presence. Who would not be pulled back to them time and again? The deepening and...