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 [...]

Our 2015 Travels in 50 Photos

I said the same thing last year, but 2015 was our biggest year in travel yet. Four continents and 16 countries, about 75 cities, 11 United States National Parks, and a score or more Unesco [...]

Mapping 2015: Highlights and Snapshots

It’s been such a full year I needed to retrace our itinerary to get my head around all that we’ve seen in 2015. Initially, I just wanted to post some random images–previously unpublished–that have stayed [...]

Trip Totals: Accounting for our Whereabouts

This photo counts as one of my favorites: The Bernina Express rail line in the Swiss Alps. Apart from toting up income (not enough) and expenses (too much), we endorse counting up other [...]

Discovering European Capitals of Culture

Museum of Alchemy in Prague, a European Capital of Culture in 2000 Since 1985, the European Commission has been designating one or two cities per year as European Capitals of Culture (ECOC). That’s [...]

Painted Churches, Troodos Region, Cyprus

The Archangel Michael is the most prominent painting in the Archangel church in Pedhoulas. The 10 so-called Painted Churches of the Troodos Region of Cyprus collectively make up an Unesco World Heritage site. Unfortunately [...]

Sanctuary of Aphrodite, Kouklia, Cyprus

The reproduction of the mosaic of Leda and the Swan is in situ in a house thought to be that of the temple priests. We more or less stumbled upon the Sanctuary of Aphrodite [...]

Trees Bent by the Wind, Paphos, Cyprus

We were walking around the large archeological site at Paphos, Cyprus, mostly admiring the stunning mosaics in the well preserved 2nd and 3rd Century Greek and Roman homes. The wind wasn't particularly fierce, but it [...]