Discovering our World

Travel and lifestyle blog by Ashley Liddle

Discovering our World

“Book of Beasts – The Bestiary in the Medieval World”

As you may recall, over a year ago we have discovered the Getty Center for you on our blog – click. Getty Center consists of two types of exhibitions – permanent and featured. Today we would like to take you… Continue Reading…


Let the Superstitions Fly

Now with Halloween fast approaching, we are surrounded by decorations and activities that are deeply rooted in superstition; from the aforementioned black cat, to the Jack-o-Lanterns that people painstakingly carve out each year. Even the Halloween games that children play,… Continue Reading…


September 11 – a day we will never forget

The morning of September 11, 2001 began like any other. The twin towers, of the World Trade Center, have stood in the financial district, for more than 30 years. They were the tallest buildings, in New York and were known… Continue Reading…


Poland – First in Fight

WWII began with Poland being the first country to fight German aggression. Although the war officially started on September 1st 1939, September 1st falls over Labor Day weekend. It was decided that hosting the event on a holiday weekend may… Continue Reading…


Can’t miss events in Orange County – October

Happening in Orange County in October 2019  https://www.orangecounty.net/html/events_fall.html#october 1/ German Unity Day Celebrations We’ve serving free food to the 1st 500 people in line, at 7pm. In order to get the free food you have to have a ticket and… Continue Reading…


Can’t miss events in Los Angeles – October

While fall foliage is sparse in L.A., the there’s no shortage of Halloween spirit. If Halloween isn’t really your holiday, then celebrate the end of summertime crowds and enjoy one of the best hikes in L.A. Regardless, you’ll find something to do… Continue Reading…


Last Month

Welcome to our new series – last month. Although this one time it should be called “last three months” or “summer”, as we will be sharing with you events that happened in the past three summer months. Enjoy! Witamy w… Continue Reading…


Labor Day

Labor Day is a day off for many Americans. Offices, post offices, schools and many companies are closed. Celebrating this day, it is worth remembering the facts associated with it. Labor Day in the United States is a public holiday,… Continue Reading…


September 1, 2019 – 80th anniversary of the Second World War

On Sunday, September 1, in Warsaw Poland, there will be a celebration, related to the 80th anniversary, of the outbreak of World War II, hosted by Polish President Andrzej Duda. Some 250 guests, from all over the world, will be… Continue Reading…


Can’t miss events in Orange County – September

Labor Day Hornblower Brunch and Supper Cruises Raise your glass this Labor Day weekend aboard one of two Hornblower cruises. On Saturday, enjoy the champagne brunch cruise that including live music, free-flowing champagne and a delicious brunch buffet. Come on… Continue Reading…