Time Zones, A Photo Exhibit, Minneapolis, March-July 2017

This is a catalog, of sorts, of my travel photography exhibit at Icebox Gallery in Minneapolis, March 25-July 29, 2017. Hours are Thursday-Friday from 10-6, and Saturdays from 12-5. The gallery is also open by [...]

2016 Books and Beds

Jackson Street Booksellers, Omaha In this second annual round-up of the books I’ve read and the beds I’ve slept in, I gotta admit I’m cutting corners on the reading list. Every year, I [...]

Young Women in Traditional Dress, Gyeongbokgung Palace, Seoul, Korea

If you visit the Gyeongbokgung Palace in Seoul, in traditional Korean dress, you get free admission to the complex. We were there on a day where there was also an event featuring traditional Korean music, [...]

By | 2017-08-21T21:28:30+00:00 September 15, 2016|Categories: Asia, Photo of the Day, South Korea|Tags: , |0 Comments

Jongmyo Shrine, Seoul, South Korea

The Jongmyo Shrine in Seoul is a Confucian shrine that was built to serve as the venue for the memorial services of the Korean dynasty that ruled from the 14th to 19th Century. The rooms [...]

By | 2016-09-12T09:35:41+00:00 September 12, 2016|Categories: Asia, Photo of the Day, South Korea, Unesco World Heritage Sites|Tags: , |2 Comments

The Heunginjimun Gate, Seoul, South Korea

Strolling Seoul at night can give you eye overload at all the LED lit modern architecture. For if anything, Seoul is relentlessly and aggressively modern. Except occasionally, when you run into a tiny oasis in [...]

By | 2017-08-20T23:32:18+00:00 September 10, 2016|Categories: Asia, Photo of the Day, South Korea|Tags: , |1 Comment

The Dongdaemun Design Plaza, Seoul, South Korea

In our first day in Seoul, we took the Metro to the Dongdaemun Design Plaza, just because that's where we were planning on catching a tour bus. We sometimes take those hop-on-hop-off buses in a [...]

By | 2017-09-12T11:18:24+00:00 September 9, 2016|Categories: Asia, Photo of the Day, South Korea|Tags: , |4 Comments