Lake Constance boasts a wealth of palaces, castles and monasteries set amid a stunning landscape
By Nancy Truman There's always plenty of reasons to visit Royal haunts when travelling to England but it must be said that many of the country’s charms are of a smaller scale — and they’re just a Tube or a train ride away from the madding crowds. Here are some suggestions to get you started: … Continue reading Brit stops: Hopping trains and tubes to find hidden gems in and around London
The Frisian Islands — located off the Netherlands, Germany and Denmark — form one of the few remaining large-scale, intertidal ecosystems in the world and is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
This 91-sq.-km limestone island, which relies on tourists filling its hotels, eating at its fine restaurants and enjoying its 33 pristine beaches, took Hurricane Irma in its stride.
Sometimes the best couture is literally underground: Discovering German fashion in the Hackescher Markt.
It was clear we were Lindsays, but like all stories passed down over generations, ours had become a bit muddled.
Neither relics nor history draw tourists to the chapel on Isle de la Cité in Paris. Instead, it is the 6,458 square feet of stained glass illustrating more than 1,100 biblical stories from Genesis to the Passion of Christ.
But celebrities aren’t the only ones who come regularly to enjoy Antigua’s 365 beaches and warm steady trade winds.
In most urban areas, scaffolding and fencing wrap long-neglected colonial buildings that will soon be home to restaurants and hotels, signs of the “entrepreneurial” growth slowly budding under Raul Castro’s government.
Photographing the “big five” — lion, leopard, elephant, rhinoceros and water buffalo — is incidental to the goal of this trip.