Day: September 28, 2016

First spring swim — Bagni di Lucca and Beyond

I am heading back to Europe tomorrow. I really miss the beach when I am not in Australia, so a fine Sunday was the perfect excuse to head to the beach for a final swim. via First spring swim — Bagni di Lucca and Beyond

Claudia McGill and Her Art World — Discover

Claudia McGill came to art later in life, but never stopped creating once she did. On her site, she shares work that spans several media, including collage, sculpture, and acrylics. via Claudia McGill and Her Art World — Discover

European Capital of Culture 2000 – Santiago de Compostela — Have Bag, Will Travel

If El Cid represents the secular aspects of heroism and military conquest during the Reconquista then the spiritual hero representing the religious justification and the Christian ethos of the crusade against the Muslims was Santiago, St James the Apostle, and the patron Saint of Spain. via European Capital of Culture 2000 – Santiago de Compostela — Have Bag, Will Travel