Hills Above Sarajevo

August 6, 2015 / Adventures
Hills Above Sarajevo

Stay on the marked trails. Bosnia, unfortunately, has a landmine problem. In the hills above Sarajevo, there are days of places to explore.  Unfortunately, with…

Inside Power Plant IM in Charleroi

Most abandoned structures aren’t massive. They’re your everyday home, warehouse, school building, etc. Not this cooling tower though. Between the stairs and the pipe running…

Exploring the Depths of Miranda Castle

Miranda Castle, also commonly called Noisy Castle, was built in 1866 under commission from the Liedekerke-Beaufort family. The family originally occupied Vêves Castle which is…

La Villa Belvedere near Pisa

La Villa Belvedere is located in the hills between Pisa and Lucca, very close to the start of the aqueducts that feed Pisa.  Built in…

Abandoned Fascist Mausoleum near Livorno, Italy

Mausoleo di Ciano has been high on my local places to visit since I first moved to Italy. It is located about 10km south of…

Capitol of the Hittite Empire on a Whim

We planned on driving from Cappadocia to Antalya in the south of Turkey. Termessos is an ancient mountaintop city.  It was the only city Alexander the…

Exploring Underground Cities, Cappadocia, Turkey

Ancient man-made cave dwellings are one of my favorite types of locations to explore.  While Matera, Italy is a more urban setting, Cappadocia dwarfs Matera…

Acquedotto Leopoldino in the Hills Above Livorno

Only a short distance from Livorno central, these aqueducts are a must see for anyone with an extra hour or two to waste in Livorno….