War

One of the attractions of Dubrovnik (and doubtless one that I'll return to) is the opportunity to ascend the muscular defensive walls that encircle the city and walk the perimeter of the medieval settlement. Once you complete the climb you're presented with a new perspective of the old town, one where you can pick out … Continue reading War

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Hexham Ending

In gathering images from the Abbey I completely underplayed the significance of the medieval panels here on my first visit, so returned to put that right. As I said in my last Hexham post, the Tudors and the Victorians weren't aficionados, so some of the panels spent years covered in whitewash whilst others were removed … Continue reading Hexham Ending