During our visit to Istanbul Lady Tiger Lilly and I took a tour of the Basilica Cistern. This marvel of ancient engineering was constructed during the 3rd and 4th centuries by the Emperor Constantine Continue reading “Underground and Overwhelmed, The Bascilica Cistern.”
Taking on the Red City, Marrakech. This captivating ancient citadel is a heady mix of history and tradition, blended with the ultra modern. Tour the souks for silks and spices, try local delicacies in the medina, visit the tombs and palace ruins whilst allowing yourself to be transported through time, Marrakech is magical.