Gilded America–The Breakers, is a Vanderbilt Mansion, located in one of Rhone Island’s historic neighbourhoods where nothing is dirty and there’s not a mouse in the house. Well, certainly not in this house.
The Breakers, Vanderbilt Mansion had been adorned as a historic landmark and for good reason. Beyond lavish gardens, impressive size, and bedazzling decor, the site gives visitors a glimpse of America’s Gilded Ag
The Northsea is overrun by tourists. The next best thing was an isolated house next to a see of green…(and yellow and lavender). Plus, a semi-restored farmhouse with a lot of charm — and sauna.
I have everything & I am nowhere. PLACES like Grand Central station became reachable through rail expansion that crossed the… Read more Memories of Nebraska
:We travel not to escape life, but for life not to escape us.” – Anonymous Catania, Italy
To awaken alone in a strange town is one of the pleasantest sensations in the world.” – Freya Stark Mount… Read more Strange pleasant sensations
“Travel and change of place impart new vigor to the mind.” – Seneca Dawn’s light breaking over the Ionian Sea, Sicily
Maybe that’s what life is… a wink of the eye and winking stars. ~ Jack Kerouac At sea near the… Read more Maybe…
All of life is a foreign country ~ Jack Kerouac
“Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to find out that going to the mountains is going home; that… Read more Going Home
Fashion is a form of ugliness so intolerable that we have to alter it every six months. Oscar Wilde, Taken… Read more Fashion
“Faeries, come take me out of this dull world, For I would ride with you upon the wind, Run on… Read more Faeries come
And there in a boat that came heading towards us Was an old man, his hair snow-white with age, Raging… Read more The boat that came heading towards us
“Books -where if people suffered, they suffered in beautiful language, not in monosyllables, as we did in Kansas” ― Langston Hughes, I… Read more If People Suffered..
“Did you ever notice that the first piece of luggage on the carousel never belongs to anyone?” ― Erma Bombeck, Italy