Category Archives: Historical Sites

Discovering the Secret of the Dead Sea Scrolls

Dead Sea Scrolls

Adjacent to the Dead Sea in Israel, is an ancient Biblical Secret waiting to be discovered. Qumran is the place where the ancient Dead Sea Scrolls were discovered by Bedouin shepherds after 2000 years. I took a tour with www.touristisrael.com to visit Qumran, and I was amazed by the archaeological site that had been excavated at […]

The Phenomenal Sant Pau Hospital of Barcelona

Sant Pau Hospital Barcelona

As you probably know, I’ve completely fallen in love with art nouveau in Barcelona. This artistic style from 1890-1910 encompasses bright colours and curves predominantly in architecture, art and jewellery. Barcelona is famous for the Art Nouveau of Gaudi and is found in La Sagrada Familia and several houses including Casa Batllo and Casa Mila […]

Visiting Malbork Castle from Gdansk – the largest Castle in the World!

Malbork Castle from Gdansk largest castle in the world

If you’re staying in the North of Poland you simply cannot miss Malbork Castle. It’s the largest castle by surface area in the world and the biggest brick building in Europe. Sadly, the castle was destroyed in WW2, but the restoration project has certainly done it justice. Visiting Malbork castle from Gdansk is a straight forward day trip […]