Montreal, North America, Read About Can't Miss Places

18 Must-See Sights in Montreal: a Roaming Historian Old Montréal Walking Tour

As I read about historical sites in Montreal, I grew more excited for our trip. Historic buildings, fine architecture, archaeology, and even little plaques commemorating the great achievements of humankind thrill me. I read as much as I could about Montreal Canadiens and found that loads of history would all be within walking distance of… Continue reading 18 Must-See Sights in Montreal: a Roaming Historian Old Montréal Walking Tour

Europe, Greece, Read About Can't Miss Places

What to See in Chania, Crete—a Roaming Historian Walking Tour

When choosing a Mediterranean cruise, I was drawn to one that would stop at Crete (Kreta). Since I was a child, I have been interested in Minoan history. This ancient civilization captivated me with its grand architecture (Knossos) and bull themes—bowls with horns, a fresco showing a Minoan leaping over a bull, and other artifacts.… Continue reading What to See in Chania, Crete—a Roaming Historian Walking Tour