Monthly Archives: September 2014

Catherine Palace, St Petersburg – Russia (26.09.14)

The moment I clapped eyes on Catherine Palace, with its vast bright blue and white baroque exterior, topped withView full post »

Spilled Blood Church, St. Petersburg – Russia (19.09.14)

After visiting St Petersburg this week, I am reeling from the delightful range of experiences and exhibits that makeView full post »

Taj Mahal – Love at First Sight (15.09.14)

Without doubt, the Taj Mahal in Agra is my favourite building in the world. Commissioned by Shah Jahan in 1631, it isView full post »

Cusco, Peru – at Night (07.09.14)

Cusco, the spiritual capital and traditional heart of yesteryear’s mighty Inca Empire, is breathtaking – for itsView full post »