Greece/Denmark: Day Ten — Exploring Copenhagen 2

Normally our guided tours consist of a driver and a tour guide, but today’s 5 hour tour of Copenhagen was based out of a rather large bus, for just the 2 of us. Odd. But, at any rate, the guide was excellent. I had completely forgotten that Hans Christian Anderson was Danish. At the age of 14 he came from… Continue reading

The Lovely Palace of Fine Arts

The Palace of Fine Arts was built for the 1915 Panama-Pacific Exposition held here in San Francisco. It’s the only building from the exposition that still stands at its original location in the Marina District. Only one exhibit remains on display in the city from the exposition, and it is built into the War Memorial Auditorium across from City Hall. … Continue reading