Category Archives: Buildings

Vianden Castle: In which a Faulconer meets a falconer

Our ultimate field trip to Europe included Nick’s one request — to visit a real castle. Since the organizing factor of the trip was to visit his grandfather’s World War II battlefield straddling Luxembourg and Wallendorf, Germany (which I wrote … Continue reading

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Fill ‘er up in Mathews, Virginia

Buildings speak to me, often in my father’s voice. I’m especially interested in old buildings, sometimes because they have been abandoned, sometimes because they have been restored. I was traveling a few hours from home for a VaHomeschoolers Board of … Continue reading

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