Learning about the Vasa @TheVasaMuseum in #Stockholm

Santa Maria, La Nina, La Pinta, Cutty Sark, Titanic – all great ships of their time. Also, all the ship names I could come up with before seeing the Vasa at the eponymous museum in Stockholm. The Vasa is one of the warships commissioned by the King Gustav II Adolf in the 17th century to strengthenContinue reading “Learning about the Vasa @TheVasaMuseum in #Stockholm”

Someone’s Been Here Before.

South Kensington and its red-bricked houses are my favourite promenade on a weekend afternoon in London. They have small surprises for the wondering passer-by, the blue plaques indicating their previous inhabitants of the houses that I find most fascinating. I’d perhaps like to interview or at least meet the people who now live in theContinue reading “Someone’s Been Here Before.”