‘The Politics Of Washing: Real Life In Venice’ By Polly Coles

‘The Politics Of Washing: Real Life In Venice’ By Polly Coles

If you’ve been to Venice and been puzzled by the notion of actually living there and questioned how a washing machine would be delivered along tiny streets and into the narrow doorways which lead to peoples homes, then this book is for you. Of course it is much more than that, it is packed with history, would serve you well as an alternative travel guide, but it’s mainly a personal account full of anecdotes around real life in Venice. Continue reading ‘The Politics Of Washing: Real Life In Venice’ By Polly Coles

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Artistic Lens: The Alma-Tadema Exhibition At Leighton House Museum » Changing Pages

Artistic Lens: The Alma-Tadema Exhibition At Leighton House Museum » Changing Pages

The moment you step inside it is very clear — you realize this is very far from just another large house but in fact somewhere very special indeed. The entrance hall is a vision of turquoise and blue mosaic from floor to ceiling. Marble pillars and gold borders; a domed ceiling; sculptures and incredible attention to detail. It’s hard to know quite where to look first. Despite having visited a number of times, I am always thrilled by it. Continue reading Artistic Lens: The Alma-Tadema Exhibition At Leighton House Museum » Changing Pages

At The Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge In Minnesota » Newbie Fulltime RVers

At The Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge In Minnesota » Newbie Fulltime RVers

The refuge is 43,000 acres of diverse habitat in the midst of three geologic zones that meet here. The rivers flow into the Red River basin or north and east toward the headwaters of Mississippi River basin and hosts over twenty named lakes and Eastern deciduous hardwoods, Northern coniferous forests and Western tall grass prairies. Continue reading At The Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge In Minnesota » Newbie Fulltime RVers

Traveler & RVer J.L. Wright Takes Us To Niagara Falls, Centennial Lilac Garden, & Floral Clock

Traveler & RVer J.L. Wright Takes Us To Niagara Falls, Centennial Lilac Garden, & Floral Clock

Niagara Falls: this dream location has been featured in over 100+ TV shows and films. Both of our parents had visited the falls — we looked forward to walking in their footsteps as well as creating our own memories. Continue reading Traveler & RVer J.L. Wright Takes Us To Niagara Falls, Centennial Lilac Garden, & Floral Clock

Travel: Group Holidays – Shared Adventure or Collective Nightmare? // Changing Pages

Travel: Group Holidays – Shared Adventure or Collective Nightmare? // Changing Pages

If you are someone who enjoys a challenge, who likes that shared sense of adventure, who enjoys meeting fellow travelers, who enjoys being inspired by others, and who wants a more intimate knowledge of the place you are visiting, I would suggest that a group holiday may just be for you. Continue reading Travel: Group Holidays – Shared Adventure or Collective Nightmare? // Changing Pages