CAMINO DE SANTIAGO – CAMINO FRANCÉS – ETAPA 6. THE WAY OF SAINT JAMES – FRENCH WAY – STAGE 6

We came out of ‘Redecilladel Camino’, pretending to reach Burgos. Although we were no longer in Castilla y León, this zone is known as the “riojillaburgalesa”, since the villages in this area share many stories and traditions with the people from La Rioja. We went across a path parallel to the national road 120 that…

360°, Angel Falls, Venezuela. Aerial 8K video

Angel is located among the jungles of the Canaima National Park which has almost no roads. The closes civilized place is 600 km away. The international name “Angel” is the Spanish pronunciation of the discoverer’s name. The Pemnon indians call it Kerepakupai Meru, meaning “waterfall of the deepest place” or Parakupá Vená as if “falling…

TURKEY: Hiking Saint Paul’s Trail from Yalvaç to Egirdir

“The world without visas: Around the world with Valery Shanin” The campaign on the site of the Saint Paul’s Trail from Yalvaç to Egirdir became the next stage of The World without Visas project. Within which Valery Shanin travels only around the countries, visa-free for Russians. On this travel, his fellow traveler was Sergey Oskolkov…

The Aftermath

So what exactly happened after all of Washington’s Woes? The first few years of the territory’s history were embroiled in chaos with battles and massacres along every border between whites and natives. Washington’s mountain valley was now open for settlement by whites and the Coeur d’Alene were placed in a small reservation that was a…

Identifying the Twelve Disciples

The Art and Iconography of Twelve Disciples in five minutes or less! GO! 1. Andrew, the brother of Simon Peter. He was a fisherman, and a fisher OF man, so he is shown with his net and fish. Sometimes he is wearing an X, either symbolizing the style of cross he was martyred on, or…

TURKEY: Saint Paul Trail

THE WORLD WITHOUT VISAS Turkey is not only beaches and hotels with all inclusive. In this country there are mountains and rivers, ancient ruins and forests, friendly locals and orchards. The best way to see it all at once — walk on the hiking trail. The trail of St. Paul starts near Antalya. It was…

London, England: Westminster Abbey

Westminster Abbey This most historic church in the English-speaking world is where kings and queens have been crowned and buried since 1066. While it was first built in the 11th century, much of what we see today is 14th century. When there’s a royal wedding, the world looks on as, amid all this splendor, thousands…