The Unconquered Earth

Never Constant, Ever Changing...Discover Earth's Hidden Gems.

Hotel Review: Copenhagen Plaza Hotel

THE AIRPORT – MY ARRIVAL I arrived at the Kastrup Airport in Copenhagen late at night after flying from the USA.  I had purchased the Copenhagen Card ahead of time, but could not find the location to pick it up that late.  There were so many helpful people, guiding me to at least obtain a […]

In Search of Christopher Columbus’ Final Resting Place

A few years after I had traveled to Spain, I exchanged a timeshare week in the Dominican Republic.  What We Found in Santo Domingo In the middle of my lazy beach week, we took a side excursion into Santo Domingo.  While seeing the many historical sites, like Alcazar de Colon, the National Presidential Palace, etc. […]

religious icons and crosses on hill

Religious Site – Hill of Crosses

I think about my rich Lithuanian heritage today in remembrance of my mother who recently passed away.  The most impressive religious site we visited was the Hill of Crosses, north of Šiauliai in northern Lithuania.