Vik is Iceland’s southernmost village and faces the open Atlantic Ocean, framed by a long black volcanic sand beach. Less than 300 people live in Vik, but it is the biggest settlement for some 70km (43 mi). Click through to read why Vik Iceland is a MUST See!
Gold and Garnet Snake Bracelet with Heracles Knot, 4th Century BC - 1st Century CE Snake jewelry was among the more popular luxury items in the Greek and Roman civilizations, including in the Greek colonies which flourished around the Black Sea. Extensive trade with these settlements spread Greek art, and its influence, across much of Eurasia. Some styles were copied so closely that it can be difficult, if not impossible, to be certain who crafted an item.
The Settlement Backpack Select stays true to the classic Settlement silhouette, but updated with cotton canvas construction. It offers exposed brass zippers with a vintage feel. Crafted with fine regard for detail, each silhouette inside the Select series is built using a combination of durable season less fabrics.
Places to see in ( Quimperle - France ) Quimperlé is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in northwestern France. Quimperlé is in the southeast of Finistère 20 km to the west of Lorient and 44 km to the east of Quimper. Historically it belongs to Cornouaille. The town is situated at the confluence of the Isole and Ellé rivers that combine to form the Laïta river hence its name: confluent (kemper-) of the Ellé (-le). A fourth smaller river the Dourdu (black water in Breton)…
Powhatan Stone - Inscription: An old Indian stone removed from and now overlooking “Powhatan Seat” a royal residence of King Powhatan when Captain John Smith and his fellow “Adventurers” made the first permanent English settlement in this country at Jamestown, Virginia 1607. “Powhatan Seat” was the residence from 1726-1865 of the ancestors of Peter H. Mayo by whose daughters this stone was presented to the Association for the Preservation of Virginia Antiquities.