2022: On Board the H.M.S. Protector – A Royal Navy Ice-Patrol Ship

One of the crew members. He was friendly and he came from Southhampton. So about two weeks ago, the Royal Navy came to visit our ports for Fleet Week onboard the ship called the H.M.S. Protector. And it was my first time seeing one! There weren’t too many naval personnel onboard for us plebeians to … Continue reading 2022: On Board the H.M.S. Protector – A Royal Navy Ice-Patrol Ship

Visiting a 19th Century Home in New York

On the sixth street in New York, you can find the Merchant's House Museum, surrounded by modern-day apartments. When you enter the museum, you walk through a long, red-carpeted narrow hallway. To your left is the entrance to the living room where the Tredwell dined and entertained, and further down is the stairway.  The richThe subservient … Continue reading Visiting a 19th Century Home in New York