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The Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao.

The Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao.

State of the Art. Not so much a museum as a masterpiece, the Guggenheim is a must-see when in northern Spain. Just a few hours from either San Sebastian or Santander, this now iconic building is worth the trip to Bilbao from anywhere in the world just to see it....

Paella, Pintxos and Penguins!

My son was visiting from California for a few weeks so we decided to take a trip together somewhere in Europe. Over the years when we lived in Texas I was lucky enough to be self employed. So when it came to the school holidays my son Espen and I always traveled...

Athens War Museum – A Pantheon of History

Athens War Museum – A Pantheon of History

About a half mile from Syntagma Square, the heartbeat of Athens, Greece, sits the giant Athens War Museum, covering 3000 years of military history. This must-visit museum for military history aficionados and militaria fans...

A Greek Odyssey

A Greek Odyssey

My Athens to Pindus 4-Wheel Drive trek through Central Greece was to be the journey of a lifetime. As a child I had dreamed of faraway places, exploring dense jungles like Allan Quatermain or Indiana Jones, crossing rivers and mountains. The reality was in logistics;...