In Riga, the capital city of the Baltic state of Latvia, where life is simple and quaint sights like this are commonplace. Riga's historical centre is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, noted for its Art Nouveau/Jugendstil architecture and 19th century wooden architecture.
Trdelník (Chimney Cake) Like Budapest, Prague is also known for its chimney cakes. I thought the cake in Budapest was lighter and more moist, but the filling options available in Prague (from chocolate, to ice cream, to pizza) allowed their version to rival Budapest’s.
Konfessionen Europas 1618 - 1648 *30 jährigen Krieges* Religious affiliation 1618 - 1648 **30 Years War.** Note that Gustavus Adulphus of Sweden, a Lutheran, employed in his armed forces a fair number of Irish and Scottish expatriate military, some of whom were Catholic. Was Gustavus Agustus financed by the French Crown and Cardinal Richelieu? http://www.amazon.com/The-Military-Revolution-Political-Change/dp/0691024758…
De Rubicon is overgestoken, redding voor Europa is niet meer mogelijk http://www.europesegoudstandaard.eu/2016/12/de-rubicon-is-overgestoken-redding-voor.html?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=Sendible&utm_campaign=RSS