The picture above is of my mother brother and I, when we visited the Universal Studios theme park in city of Los Angeles, California. The specific location is right outside of Harry Potter World. There are several attractions from the book. One of the most crowded attractions is the Ollivanders shop where people can buy… Continue reading Universal Studios
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
The Palace of Versailles started as Louis XIII’s hunting lounge. His son Louis XIV then started adding on to it. In 1682, he moved the court and government to Versailles. The Grand Apartments of the King and Queen were built in the 1670s. The Hall of Mirrors is designed by Mansart.
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.
The study abroad trip with Northwood University was one of the greatest experiences I have ever had. I met so many amazing people, saw beautiful cities, learned about other cultures and histories, and gained a better understanding of art and the artists behind the work. Basilica The Basilica is a Roman Catholic church designed by… Continue reading Barcelona