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8 years, 1 month ago 0
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Zapotec Temple Monte Alban For ten days in July, I visited Oaxaca, a Mexican city famed for its cuisine and world famous artisans. Under the leadership of Glen Rogers, and accompanied by  12 artists from USA and Canada, I spent time in a papermaking studio in the village of Etla and the Rufino Tamaya print studio in Oaxaca city. Exploring the Zapotec ruins on Monte Alban and the museum containing treasures from the ancient Zapotec tombs, provided me with stimulus [...]

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May 4-15 2012 Having long harbored a desire to explore the remains of the Hittite civilization, springtime in Turkey turned out to be perfect for our visits to ancient sites as well as to enjoy the natural beauty of the Cappadocia, Lycia, Galatia and Ionia countryside. Our journey took us in a wide arc of approximately 3,800 kms through such wonderful cities as Pamukkale, Aksaray, Konya, Denizli, Fethiye, Kusadasi, Ephesus, Troy, Pergamon and Canakkale. We also enjoyed the historic city of [...]

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