Category Archives: Travel

Mini Mundus

So you’ve had ‘Trip Around the World’ on your bucket list forever, right? Only, you’re not within the two percent demographics that have money to burn. But not to worry. If you have a little cash to spare, you could … Continue reading

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Hildegard von Bingen at Disibodenberg

  Sometimes, things touch you and move you more than you expect, and I didn’t expect being deeply moved. I stood on top of a mountain, at the entrance to a vast field of ruin, that is, a park that … Continue reading

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Normandy: Omaha Beach Today

  I thought I would write up a little blog to describe what Omaha Beach is like today. But I decided against it—except to say that the tremendous peace that is Omaha Beach today gave me chills. Walking on that beach … Continue reading

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The Hotel Baudy, Giverny

  It’s October, and the Monet Center at Giverny, looking deserted outside,  is filled to bursting with tourists inside. I don’t know what I was thinking. That Monet is popular only in the summer? And that school had started and tourist … Continue reading

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