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The old door, la vieille porte.St-Côme d'Olt. by Yvon Lacaille

Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh, Scotland. Not Edinburgh Castle - it's at old Tolbooth Close on the Canongate and doesn't look half so pretty in real life.

Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh, Scotland. Not Edinburgh Castle - it's at old Tolbooth Close on the Canongate and doesn't look half so pretty in real life.

For travelers to Dubai who are interested in exploring traditional Arabian culture in greater depth, we like to arrange a side trip to the neighboring country of Oman. A fascinating contrast to modern Dubai, Oman is a land of rugged mountains, lush palm oases and age-old customs.

For travelers to Dubai who are interested in exploring traditional Arabian culture in greater depth, we like to arrange a side trip to the neighboring country of Oman. A fascinating contrast to modern Dubai, Oman is a land of rugged mountains, lush palm oases and age-old customs.

An ornate door inside St David's cathedral, Pembrokeshire, west Wales. St. David's Cathedral in Wales, one of Britain's oldest cathedrals, stands on the site of a 6th-century monastery founded by Dewi (David), a Celtic Christian monk. Considered the holiest site in Wales due to its relics of St. David, the cathedral was a major pilgrimage destination throughout the Middle Ages. It remains a thriving church today.

An ornate door inside St David's cathedral, Pembrokeshire, west Wales. St. David's Cathedral in Wales, one of Britain's oldest cathedrals, stands on the site of a 6th-century monastery founded by Dewi (David), a Celtic Christian monk. Considered the holiest site in Wales due to its relics of St. David, the cathedral was a major pilgrimage destination throughout the Middle Ages. It remains a thriving church today.

A stained glass window in the cathedral of Ely. It is medieval style and not medieval because it was not made in the middle ages by Hakuba via Deviant Art

A stained glass window in the cathedral of Ely. It is medieval style and not medieval because it was not made in the middle ages by Hakuba via Deviant Art

On the Camino de Santiago, in the village of St-Côme d'Olt, this dates from the Middle Ages.

On the Camino de Santiago, in the village of St-Côme d'Olt, this dates from the Middle Ages.

Musée de Cluny (Museum of the Middle Ages) in one of the few medieval buildings left in Paris - also incorporates remnants of the Roman Baths

Musée de Cluny (Museum of the Middle Ages) in one of the few medieval buildings left in Paris - also incorporates remnants of the Roman Baths

Il Moro alla porta, Venice, Italy. ("Il Moro" is the Italian name for the Moors - the Muslims of Berber and Arab descent - who invaded and occupied parts of the Iberian Peninsula, Italy and Sicily during the Middle Ages. (Photo by Paolo Boselli 2013-12-01).

Il Moro alla porta, Venice, Italy. ("Il Moro" is the Italian name for the Moors - the Muslims of Berber and Arab descent - who invaded and occupied parts of the Iberian Peninsula, Italy and Sicily during the Middle Ages. (Photo by Paolo Boselli 2013-12-01).

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