The picture above is a view of New York City from the top of the Empire State Building. there are countless things to do in New York City. I remember going to a few musicals on broadway. Two of them were The Lion King and Wicked. They were truly two breath taking experiences. There is… Continue reading New York
The Vatican ,or as others would called it Saint Peter’s Basilica, is an amazing Renaissance era Church. It is the center of the Roman Catholic religious tradition. The construction was originally started in 1506 and it took until 1626, 126 years, for it to be finished. There are tours of The Vatican Catacombs, that have… Continue reading THE VATICAN
At the Pompidou, a Modern Art museum, I learned about Herve Telemaque. He is a Haitian artist. There was a revolt against state. Haiti was in this situation because it is one of poorest countries. He basically incorporates black culture through his work, even though he was a white man. “The Country” protests against United… Continue reading Pompidou
The La Pedrera was designed by architect Antoni Gaudi.It was built from 1906-1910 and was originally a house for married couple Roser Segimon and Pere Mila.Today, it is used for offices and apartments, besides the museum section. It is made of stone and has iron balconies.