The lost Kingdom of Ruthenia is undergoing a rebirth and is attracting renewed interest from adventurous travelers. You may be a history buff, or a vagabond tourist, but could you find Ruthenia on a map? … More Where on Earth is Ruthenia?
(A)nd there fell a great star from heaven, burning as it were a lamp, and it fell upon the third part of the rivers, and upon the fountains of waters; And the name of the star is called Wormwood… … More Chancing it at Chernobyl
Come explore the old Dutch city of Delft with us to learn how the city and its children have changed the course of history, and with it, the world! … More 5 Ways Delft Has Changed the World.
Read the exciting finale (3 of 3) in our quest to find the seventeenth century Karren family farm on the Isle of Man. … More The Three Sons of Man: Part 3 – The Search for Ballacarran
The Netherlands is home to some seventeen million people, and is one of the most densely populated countries in Europe. To add to that, Dutch people are statistically the tallest in the world, so the result is a lot of big people living very closely together. Not a square meter of this scarce, valuable land is ever wasted. … More For Cultural Understanding: A Different Concept of Space
Part 2 of 3 of a three generation family history research trip to find the first known Karren family farm on the Isle of Man. … More The Three Sons of Man: Part 2- Clues from Cregneash
In 1901 my great-grandparents immigrated to the United States from Denmark. One hundred years later I immigrated from the USA to Europe and found again what they left behind. … More Finding Myself Again in Denmark
Until you know where you come from, you will never know where you need to go. Do you know where your family comes from? Or do you just think you know? Follow our story as we dig deep to uncover our roots. … More The Three Sons of Man
The new official trailer of The Tales of a Fly-By-Night by V M Karren is now available on YouTube for viewing! Here you can catch a glimpse of the beauty, humor, and grandeur behind this collection of travel stories from across Europe. Click HERE to read a sample of the book, or order your … More Book Trailer: The Tales of a Fly-By-Night
How mis-adventure in Switzerland turned into a deal sweeter than the biggest Toberlone ever! … More Our Swiss Chocolate Chalet