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…

How To Escape Quicksand + Make The World’s Fluffiest Omelette In France | Travel Dares S2 Ep 1

Caroline Aghajanian: On this episode of “Travel Dares,” I’m taking Aj to the beaches of Mont Saint-Michel to learn how to escape quicksand. Aj Caldwell: And I’m taking Caroline to La Mère Poulard to learn how to make the world’s fluffiest omelet. Caroline: Come join us on our adventures on this episode of “Travel Dares.”…

Meet My Hood – Saint Gilles

I’ve always thought it would be great to live in Brussels, especially in Saint-Gilles. There was something special about it that made me want to come back. I knew I wanted to build a life here It doesn’t belong to anybody. Some communities have been living here for a very long time. It’s like a…