Museums

Klis Fortress, Looking up at the Oprah Tower

Visit Klis Fortress from Split, Croatia

Klis Fortress guarded Split for centuries. It's an easy trip (and easier to climb than it looks) to this imposing and fascinating fortress that served as a GOT filming location. Just don't call it Meereen.
View of the Lucknow Mansion, now known as Castle in the Clouds, from the Lawn. Image shows a wooden covered walkway in front of an Arts and Crafts stone mansion with a rounded tower, stone chimney, and half-timbered roof, and a lawn ringed with a flower garden on a sunny day

Visit Castle in the Clouds in New Hampshire’s Lakes Region

An Arts and Crafts mansion with stunning views of Lake Winnipesaukee, Castle in the Clouds is a must-visit in New Hampshire's Lakes Region! I revisited Castle in the Clouds for the first time since a grade-school field trip, and I was blown away by the views. Post includes what you need to visit this unique New Hampshire attraction!

Museum of Broken Relationships & the Zagreb 80s Museum

Among Zagreb’s many highlights, add museums to your list of must-dos. Two in particular have stood out to me for their poignant combination of humor and mourning: The Museum of Broken Relationships and the 80s Museum.

Sundry Wonders: So Little Time

Sundry Wonders is a weekly column featuring a photo gallery and meditation, usually based on my walks. With my last week in Split comes a little melancholy. Going to the Archaeological Museum, with all of its markers of our fleeting time on Earth seemed fitting.
Diocletian's Palace Peristil, with tourists in the peristil.

Visit Diocletian’s Palace in Split, Croatia (with Map)

You can’t miss Diocletian’s Palace in Split. Literally. However, it can be hard to know what you’re looking at and to get all of the information in one place, because there are different museums associated with different parts, not to mention everything you can visit for free. This post includes a detailed map you can use to help plan your adventure and find your way while you're visiting this glorious UNESCO site.