Gallarus Oratory, Ireland, Dingle, Slea head

Travel Pic Thursday: Gallarus Oratory (Ireland)

Since I just started re-reading How the Irish Saved Civilization, I thought a little trip to the Emerald Isle would be perfect for this week's Travel Pic Thursday. I've already taken you to the Poulnabrone Dolmen on the Burren, but this week we're off to another stone structure: Gallarus Oratory on Ireland's Dingle Peninsula. Way … Continue reading Travel Pic Thursday: Gallarus Oratory (Ireland)

Travel Pic Thursday: York Minster (UK)

I'm cheating again with Travel Pic Thursday by stealing borrowing a post from an old blog of mine that has long since gone to┬áblog limbo. As I used to get far more detailed about my travels, this Travel Pic Thursday won't have the usual quick facts, but don't worry because York Minster is fascinating enough … Continue reading Travel Pic Thursday: York Minster (UK)

Library Tour: Vancouver Central Library

It's time for another trip to the library, this time I'm heading north to Vancouver, British Columbia, one of the best cities in the world with one of the most interesting library designs I've seen. The Vancouver Central Library So what do you do when you want a new library, but you aren't sure how … Continue reading Library Tour: Vancouver Central Library