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Hephaestus at his Forge

…or, HOLY CRAP, ETNA’S ERUPTING! Etna’s been pretty smoky these past few days, and then all of a sudden the Etna watch group on Facebook starts posting pictures of lava. I guess that means it’s time to hop in the car and go exploring! In Greek mythology, Hephaestus was the blacksmith …

Hagar-Qim & Mnajdra

No, I didn’t just smash my fingers on the keyboard!  Those are actual places we visited in Malta! See, here’s the sign: …

Castello di Lombardia

A few days ago we had a chance to visit the city of Enna, which is considered the center of Sicily.  The …