Category Archives: Travel

Press Release – Starr Miller Interior Design

Starr Miller of the Lake Norman based firm, StarrMiller Interior Design wins the prestigious ASID Carolina’s Best Large Scale Home Interior Design Award FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 9, 2012  Charlotte, NC Starr Miller of the Lake Norman based firm, StarrMiller … Continue reading

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Art Nouveau in Riga Latvia

  I always knew that I wanted to visit the great cities of the Baltic Sea, however I did not know how beautiful and unique cities could be, even after wars, occupation and ultimately re-emerging as free nations.  Riga Latvia … Continue reading

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The Birth Place of a Golden Girl

Another island in the middle of the Baltic Sea was Visby Sweden.  It was the center of merchandise trade in 900 AD and is known as the best preserved medieval walled city in the Baltic. (Is that redundant?)  Little did … Continue reading

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Now there is a Downspout!

 While touring Gdansk, Poland I started to notice the wild downspouts.  I applaud the humor and inginuity making something so boring so fun!  What do you think? And a Big ROLL TIDE ROLL!

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The People on the Street in Gdansk.

 I am not known for my photography.  However I got a few shots of intersting folks in Gdansk… These are Gypsies.  The children do not go to school.  They go directly to begging. Men on lunch break in the square… … Continue reading

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Gdansk, who knew? Poland’s answer to main street at Disney

 This beautiful city is known for its shipping and Lech Walesa.  Beautiful buildings were totally unexpected by this traveler….. Here are some photos just after World War II.  Thankfully, the Polish decided to recreate their beautiful city, just as it … Continue reading

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Refreshing Baltic Towns on the Island of Bornholm, Denmark

Off the beated path, we went to the lovely island of Bornholm, Denmark.  Cobbled streets, beautiful views of the Baltic Sea….. This is the beautiful Round Church. We also enjoyed going to the Baltic Sea Glass Studio…..I really want this … Continue reading

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Schwerin Castle – You Must Look Up!

 I am just going to let the breath – taking ceilings and mouldings do all of the work on this blog.  Just make sure to never forget the ceiling in your designs!

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The Dukes of Mecklenburg and their floors!

We spent our Summer vacation in the Baltic Sea!  We ran away form our home in Davidson, NC (In the Lake Norman Area of North Carolina, just outside of Charlotte) . We live in Mecklenburg County North Carolina and ended … Continue reading

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Let’s Go!

 Day 1 – Warnemunde, Germany Here we are on our way into Germany to the lovely town of Schwerin.  We visited the Schwerin Castle, but the fun part was we had to arrive by another boat across a beautiful lake! … Continue reading

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