Category: Travel

AIZHAI BRIDGE MAP

AIZHAI BRIDGE MAP Lushly green, shrouded in mist, studded with ravines, gorges, and waterfalls, the Aizhai Bridge’s setting has an otherworldly beauty. Minimizing the bridge’s impact on the natural environment …

Pejacevic MUSEUM

Pejacevic MUSEUM As Croatia’s first woman composer, Dora Pejacevic (1885-1923) might have been accorded some kind of memorial even if she hadn’t come from a distinguished family. She was the …

SUPPE MUSEUM

SUPPE MUSEUM Franz Suppe (as he signed his name) or Suppe (as it is now usually spelt), Croatian born (in 1819), part-Belgian in descent, nephew of Donizetti, Austrian by nationality, …

PETRAUSKAS MUSEUM

PETRAUSKAS MUSEUM In 1930, the Petrauskas brothers, the composer of light opera Mikas (1873-1937) and the well-known operatic tenor Kipras (1885-1968), built a large, imposing house on a hill above …