I’ve written before about the Czech saint St John of Nepomuk – read my other article if you want to refresh your memory with the story of this saint.
Earthquakes, uncommon as they are, are as realistic to me as World War II or a sensible lawyer. I know they exist but I’ve never experienced them directly. This makes it all the more difficult to imagine what it must be like to experience one.
I’ve written about the Black Sun of Prague and the connection between esotericism and this symbol. Prague also features a Golden Sun on the facade of one its buildings too. (The city is full of these symbols and signs, which makes it such a magical place)
Like any self-respecting city, Istanbul is not short of towering city blocks providing incredible views. One of the oldest towers is the Galata Tower which overlooks the Bosphorus straits.
Stand in Trafalgar Square in the middle of London and gaze south-west at the landmark Admiralty Arch that leads to the Mall. It’s association with Britain’s Queen Victoria is not as obvious as you may think.