Overview: Postcards in June 2015

In June I received 19 postcards from 11 different countries:

  • China (4)
  • Czech Republic
  • Germany (2)
  • Hong Kong
  • Italy (3)
  • Netherlands
  • Russia (3)
  • Serbia
  • Switzerland…
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Exhibition: Terra Antica

On a hot June day I found myself in the Terra Antica exhibition at the Colosseum, I was so relieved that I had an excuse to be out of the sun … and what a wonderful exhibition it was too. 306 more words



Trogir was our day trip from Split. We left our place at around 1pm and returned to Split for dinner.

How to get there?

We found out that we can get to this beautiful UNESCO heritage site from Split. 244 more words



In 1945, UNESCO was created in order to respond to the firm belief of nations, forged by two world wars in less than a generation, that political and economic agreements are not enough to build a lasting peace. 148 more words



Day trip number one from Rouen was to Le-Mont-Saint-Michel, a two and a half hour drive south. Once we turned off the main road we followed minor roads with hardly another soul on them as we by passed the town of Avranches and cut through the smaller settlement of Brecey. 436 more words


Where Culture Meets Community

I’m not entirely convinced that there is ever any real separation between “culture” and “community” to begin with (at least not here in Samoa)…but the title sounded good in my head so here we are… 503 more words

Ministry Of Education Sports And Culture

Notable Canadian numbers: From the Hollywood Walk of Fame, to the final frontier

On July 1, Canada marks its 148th birthday. Here are 10 other numbers that illustrate some notable Canadian facts.

4 – the number of Canadian provinces on the day of Confederation… 251 more words