Category Archives: Travel

Photos from the Black Hills in the Dakota Territory

By | November 5, 2015

There is quite a bit to see in and around the Black Hills area along Interstate 90 from Mitchell, South Dakota, to Devils Tower in Wyoming. Mitchell, South Dakota, is home to the Corn Palace.  It is now a fairly modern arena.  There are displays of the fabulous changing facade of the Corn Palace over the years and… Read More »

Fans of Tyrant on FX may be Interested in the Alhambra

By | July 21, 2015

Fans of Tyrant on FX may be interested in the art and architecture of the Alhambra, a fantastic Moorish castle overlooking Granada, Spain. The intricate designs seen in the interior sets on Tyrant on FX have antecedents in history which include the Moorish outposts built in Spain centuries ago.  The FX show features these exquisite works of art. … Read More »

Santiago de Chile: Make-out Capitol of the World

By | July 8, 2014

A few years ago, I had the opportunity to spend a Friday afternoon in Santiago, Chile, a huge, modern city of about six million people with wide streets and cool buildings.  Looking down any intersecting street you could see they were just full of cars and people.  There were a number of streets that appeared to be pedestrian… Read More »