Camelot

Arthurian legend is everywhere in Great Britain, with many historical sites being the supposed location to many mythical castles or stories, with Camelot being not exception. Many scholars now believe Camelot was made of in French Romantic poems, but this has not stopped rumors of its actual location. Occasionally I visit ‘nerdy’ places on accident. I either wander into them or find out their significance later on, as was the case with The Eagle and Child and the rabbit room. The same happened with my first run in with Camelot. It was my first day in Edinburgh for a long…

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From England you can easily travel Europe. On the Eurostar train you can yourself in Paris in a little over two hours (from London). In my time there I did many things you can classify as ‘nerdy.’ I hung out with the Gargoyles at Notre Dame, wandered the Jardin de Luxemburg for the Statue of Liberty, walked the grand staircase of the Opera House, and like many marveled at the Hall of Mirrors in Versailles. Paris is a wonderful city, but quite frankly everyone goes to Paris. It is for this reason I travelled an hour and a half outside…

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