As someone who loves history and learning about the past, museums are a regular stop on my travels. I naturally assumed everyone does the same until a recent conversation with someone who felt differently. It made me stop and wonder exactly why do people visit museums.
The British Museum ranks as one of the oldest museums in the world, dating back to 1753. It probably won’t surprise you to learn that it was very high on my list of places to see in London. Let me tell you, I was like a kid going to Disney!
It’s no secret that I love museums and visit them when I travel. Luckily, I also have a great one right here at home. Toronto’s Royal Ontario Museum, known as the ROM, is a pretty spectacular place. Most recently, I…
In Havana you can discover the glory of the Spanish Conquistadors, its revoutionary past and friendly people. Visit Cuba’s capital for a chance to step back in time.
The Don Jail opened in 1864. At the time, it was the largest prison in North America and a perfect ode to Victorian views on penal reforms. The building was designed “with a distinctive façade in the Italianate style…
There is something about fall that makes it my favourite season. Or is it called autumn?
In the last couple of decades I’ve walked passed and around this building at least few hundred times, never knowing what is hidden inside. It took me a while, but what I found was amazing.