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The Historic Davenport Hotel
Here's a newsflash: (well, not really to those who regularly read my blog) I'm a pretty busy gal. Like everyday is an adventure and full to the brim of the milk pail kind of gal. And let me preface th
The siege of Münster (Germany) in 1534 was an interesting bit of histo ...
The siege of Münster (Germany) in 1534 was an interesting bit of history that involved alcohol and intoxication. According to a historical account, half the soldiers that was to besiege Münster got so
An exploration in History, from Atlanta's storied past: West View Cemetery
Disclaimer! I may have made a post about this cemetery sometime back, the above image was for sure used in a post from 2018. Westview Receiving Vault. Built in 1888 when the cemetery was 4 yrs old. Di
A coin for every occasion: 16th May 1943 - The RAF and the "Dam Busters"....
Throughout May, ill be looking back at historical moments from the past. From conflicts to coronations, sporting moments to royal memories, and famous firsts and lasts, with my love of all things shin
Zeeland land of Seafahrers , Pirates and breaking dikes....
Hi Pirates and silver lovers, Havings spent the last three days in lovely Zeeland (Zealand) one cannot disregard the struggle of the island in the past. Some of the most famous marine commanders of th
A hundred years ago - 17/5/1921
Hi Friends, every day I will try to provide the most important events of the day a hundred years ago. If I forgot something that should be mentioned, let me know. Have a great day. 17/5/1921 The large
Week 48: EMINEM (420 to 30: A Music Retrospective)
The loss of Tupac and Biggie to the hip hop industry in the late 90s left a massive chasm to be filled by rap's next superstar to-be. That superstar was Marshall Mathers, Eminem. Famously crass, he ba
Monumento naval en Gibraltar // Naval monument in Gibraltar
Esta puerta daba entrada a la ciudad de Gibraltar desde donde estaba el antiguo puerto militar, fue realizada por el arquitecto Paul Philippe Cret en 1932. Fue un detalle de los Estados Unidos de Amér
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