Category Archives: Canals

Parallel Worlds

There is a river that runs through Burgundy, France called the Yonne; it flows North from its source deep in the forests of the Morvan National Park, finally meeting with its confluence with the Seine at Monetereau, where it is … Continue reading

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Eastern Castello – A Quiet Haven in Busy Venice

A couple of years ago, I was showing a couple of 20 year old guys, friends of a friend, around Venice. It was July, a big holiday weekend, and the city was very crowded. One of the guys, I could … Continue reading

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Amsterdam Lights Up for the Holidays

We’ve visited this historic gem, one of our favorite cities, often, but never during the Christmas holidays – and what a sparkling beauty it is! An  enormous tree greets us in front of the central train station, and an intriguing … Continue reading

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