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Copenhagenize

Copenhagenize! – What I’m Reading X

August 7, 2020 6:59 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

All of my adventures these days come through reading (and taking neighborhood walks). I just finished Clay Grubb’s Creating the Urban Dream. In it I came across the term: Copenhagenize. Instant enchantment! Title Image of bicycles in Copenhagen: heatheronhertravels, Wunderstock Copenhagen is the world’s #1 bicycle city. Part of Grubb’s... read more

Famous Bulgarians

Famous Bulgarians – Top Ten

August 6, 2019 6:00 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

This past week I hung out in Balchik, Bulgaria. Thus I had the opportunity to speak with the locals about famous Bulgarians. Once again, I had lots of fun with my project. People the world over like to name who among them deserve a claim to fame. Famous Bulgarians Historical:... read more

infamous Romanians

Infamous Romanians: Guess My Top Five

September 14, 2018 6:39 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

I’ve done Famous Romanians and Illustrious Romanians. Now it’s time for Infamous Romanians. The inspiration for this blog came from a court ruling earlier this week in Alba Iulia, Romania. For the title image I chose Vlad Țepeș (Vlad the Impaler). He was the model for Dracula. This mural is... read more

Urban Spaces: A Look at Bucharest

September 11, 2018 3:30 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Urban Spaces Title Image: From the collection Dan Perjovschi Post R (1995) at the Nasher Museum, Duke University. Gift of Kristine Stiles. The caption reads: Always Between Two Empires Perjovschi is making a political point about Romania’s always squeezed position in the world. If you do not know his work,... read more