Archive For The “Museums” Category

Quick Facts of Casa Loma, Toronto’s Medieval Castle

By | August 22, 2011

During my staycation in Toronto for the month of July, I visited Casa Loma, Toronto’s Medieval Castle for the first time! Here are some quick facts I learned during my visit: * Casa Loma was the former estate of Sir Henry Pellat & his wife Lady Pellat. * Casa Loma took three years to build […]

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The Alhambra in Granada

By | July 21, 2011

Anyone travelling to Granada, must visit The Alhambra. The Alhambra is what people associate Granada with. For example you can’t travel to Athens and not visit The Acropolis because that would be just wrong! It’s a no, no! You can see The Alhambra from the city of Granada because it is up on a hill. […]

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Buying Tickets For The Alhambra in Granada, Spain

By | July 19, 2011

Getting into The ALhambra first starts with getting a ticket! Now listen up, there are 4000 – 7000 visitors each day at The Alhambra, so it gets really packed. To visit the Nasrid Palaces there are only certain times you can go which is stated on your ticket because so many people are trying to […]

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Naked sculptures of men all over the Greek section in the Louvre, which is much how the men like to be even in 2011. No surprise!

By | June 15, 2011

I had quite the adventure while visiting one of the world’s most impressive museums:the Louvre Museum in Paris! From paying and not taking my ticket, to finding Mona Lisa to observing the big Italian sculptured men looking down at their private parts, it was quite the event all within an hour! 😛 They say you […]

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Break-Dancing Around The Arc De Triomphe

By | June 3, 2011

After the rain stopped Josi & I made our way to the end of Champs Elysees to the Arc de Triomphe. We didn’t actually go up, but it still counts seeing it from outside right? lol….. This famous monument is honorary to those who fought and died for France in the French Revolutionary and the […]

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