Meditations on Travel #2

BY Lisa Lindblad

September 27, 2009

Man’s heavy footprint has scarred much of this earth. His hand, though, with tapering fingers and opposable thumb, coupled with a brain that yearns for the sublime, has left behind creations of indescribable beauty that we must see.
Some favorites: Lascaux Cave (Dordogne), Fragment of the Face of a Queen (New York), Elephanta Cave (Mumbai), Taj Mahal (Agra), Sainte Chapelle upper chapel (Paris), Scrovegni Chapel (Padua), Voronet and Sucevita monasteries (Bucovina), Abbeys of Senanque and Silvacane (Provence)

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Art & Design Flourishing in Cape Town