The Catalan Atlas is the most important Catalan map of the medieval period. It was produced by the Majorcan cartographic school and is attributed to Cresques Abraham (also known as “Abraham Cresques”), a Jewish book illuminator who was self-described as being a master of the maps of the world as well as compasses.

The Catalan Atlas is the most important Catalan map of the medieval period. It was produced by the Majorcan cartographic school and is attributed to Cresques Abraham (also known as “Abraham Cresques”), a Jewish book illuminator who was self-described as being a master of the maps of the world as well as compasses.

The best photography locations in Dubrovnik Croatia

Dubrovnik, Croatia - A Guide to The Best Photography Locations

Book Review: "Spices and Seasons" by Rinku Bhattacharya with Spicy Pineapple Lentil Recipe - Indiaphile

Book Review: "Spices and Seasons" by Rinku Bhattacharya with Spicy Pineapple Lentil Recipe - Indiaphile

La Manga, vista aerea ( Murcia, Spain ) www.facebook.com/loveswish - Explore the World with Travel Nerd Nici, one Country at a Time. http://TravelNerdNici.com

La Manga, vista aerea ( Murcia, Spain ) www.facebook.com/loveswish - Explore the World with Travel Nerd Nici, one Country at a Time. http://TravelNerdNici.com

Venice is one of the world’s most iconic cities and its attractions are visited by 20 million people every year. Yet if you know where to look, there are some lesser known sights  that are well worth seeking out. We have rounded up 10 unmissable hidden gems in Venice to inspire your wanderlust. 1 – Dorsoduro area This area of Venice is less crowded than most and with the recent opening of new luxury hotels it will no doubt rise in popularity - Luxury Columnist - Luxury Lifestyle Blog

10 Unmissable Venice Hidden Gems

Venice is one of the world’s most iconic cities and its attractions are visited by 20 million people every year. Yet if you know where to look, there are some lesser known sights that are well worth seeking out. We have rounded up 10 unmissable hidden gems in Venice to inspire your wanderlust. 1 – Dorsoduro area This area of Venice is less crowded than most and with the recent opening of new luxury hotels it will no doubt rise in popularity - Luxury Columnist - Luxury Lifestyle Blog

a map of the known world reconstructed from the writings of Roman geographer Pomponius Mela c.43 A.D. ~ Dr. Konrad Miller

a map of the known world reconstructed from the writings of Roman geographer Pomponius Mela c.43 A.D. ~ Dr. Konrad Miller

Greece and Italy might get more attention when it comes to Mediterranean beaches, but Turkey's southwestern coast is home to some beautiful options including the small sandy cove at Kaputas Beach.

The Best Beaches in The World

Greece and Italy might get more attention when it comes to Mediterranean beaches, but Turkey's southwestern coast is home to some beautiful options including the small sandy cove at Kaputas Beach.

Archaeological Institute of America- glossary of archaeological terminology

Archaeological Institute of America- glossary of archaeological terminology

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