Long Meg and her Daughters. The Second Largest Stone Circle in the United Kingdom / David Hopcroft

Our last visit to a stone circle seems to be many moons ago so it was nice to get up on the hills in Cumbria and see the second largest stone circle in the United Kingdom. The whole structure is a circle with a diameter of around 140 metres. Named Long Meg and her daughters … Continue reading Long Meg and her Daughters. The Second Largest Stone Circle in the United Kingdom / David Hopcroft

Exploring Castillo de Loarre | Huesca, Spain | Flor Lepervanche

The castle of Loarre, located in Huesca (Spain), is the best Romanesque fortress in Europe. One of the oldest in Spain. It was built in the most dangerous moments of the reconquest, in the eleventh century, when the Christian kingdoms would have passed to the south of the peninsula. Sancho III, king of Navarre, ordered … Continue reading Exploring Castillo de Loarre | Huesca, Spain | Flor Lepervanche

Night Walking Tour of Jewish Quarters of Sagunto | Dr. Jose G. Lepervanche | #semahdevalencia

Another adventure in our quest for Sephardic heritage was to do a night walking tour in the narrow streets of the old Jewish Quarters of Sagunto. Night tour of the Jewish quarter of Sagunto. After the assault on the Jewish quarter of Valencia in 1391, the Saguntine aljama took over from Valencia and became the … Continue reading Night Walking Tour of Jewish Quarters of Sagunto | Dr. Jose G. Lepervanche | #semahdevalencia

Learning in Berlin, Germany | Charlottenburg Palace | Flor Lepervanche | #Europe2016

Charlottenburg Palace is one of the landmarks of Berlin. [ESP] Palacio de Charlottenburg es uno de los lugares emblemáticos de Berlín. Gardens of Charlottenburg Palace. The garden was designed in 1697 in baroque style by Simeon Godeau who had been influenced by André Le Nôtre, designer of the gardens at Versailles. Godeau's design consisted of … Continue reading Learning in Berlin, Germany | Charlottenburg Palace | Flor Lepervanche | #Europe2016

Scouts Honoring Veterans in Jacksonville, Florida | Veterans Day Parade | Scouts USA

Outdoors learning marching in Veterans Day parade. A Scout is Loyal. #NorthFloridaScouts ready to march. #VeteransParade. Honoring veterans all year long!!! ‘Thank you for your service to our Nation!’ #nfcscouting #northfloridascouting#onlyinduval #igersjax https://www.facebook.com/scoutingadventures/videos/1506356759417946/

Streets with Carpets of Flower Petals. Benalmádena, Spain | Flor Lepervanche | #CorpusChristi

Spain is a country of many history, traditions, and festivities. Corpus Christi in Benalmádena Pueblo is one of the traditions in which the inhabitants make carpets of flower petals and aromatic herbs in the streets. Villagers spread the flower petals out during the whole night before, so that the procession of the Blessed Sacrament can … Continue reading Streets with Carpets of Flower Petals. Benalmádena, Spain | Flor Lepervanche | #CorpusChristi

Monasterio San Miguel de Aralar y Dia de San Miguel [ESP] | Pedro San Miguel

El Monasterio de San Miguel de Aralar Desde el Monte Aralar Los bosques de la Sierra de Aralar Sierra de Aralar Dia de San Miguel Arcangel [ESP] Pedro San Miguel  El arcángel Miguel (en hebreo, מיכאל‎ (Mija-El, Mikaiyáh o Mijaiá), ‘¿Quién como Dios?’; en árabe, ميخائيل (Mījā'īl); en griego antiguo, Μιχαήλ Mijaíl; en latín, Michael … Continue reading Monasterio San Miguel de Aralar y Dia de San Miguel [ESP] | Pedro San Miguel

Exploring new cities: Venice, Italy #transportation #waterways

https://www.flickr.com/photos/lepervanche/17025193631/in/set-72157651327844170/player/ A picture can teach different kind of lessons. Exploring a new city is an opportunity to learn about culture, history, economics, living style and much more. This is just an example. Venice, Italy uses water ways to function as a dynamic city. #exploringvenice #transportation #tourism #history