Another Royal Palace, where the Royal Family lived for a period of time. It is currently the seat of the Danish Parliament, the Danis Prime Minister’s Offices, and the Supreme Courts. Some of the parts are used by the Queen, such as the Royal Reception Rooms, the Palace Chapel, and the Royal Stables, to this … Continue reading Christianborg Palace, Copenhagen
A review of Her Last Goodbye, by Melinda Leigh, the second book of the Morgan Dane series.
Amalienborg Palace is another Royal Castle in Copenhagen, and while a part of it is a museum, it is also the current home of the Danish Royal Family. There are four palaces around a plaza, in the shape of a square. Once again, the Palace also has a garden. Originally, they were built as residences … Continue reading Amalienborg Palace, Copenhagen
A review of Say You’re Sorry, the first book of the Morgan Dane series, by Melinda Leigh.
The castle was built in the early 17th century by King Christian IV and is surrounded by the King’s Garden, which is a park. Apparently this castle was initially built as a summer home, but it was Christian IV’s favorite. In fact, it was used as a Royal residence until 1710, after which it was … Continue reading Rosenborg Castle, Copenhagen
A review of the book, The Child Finder by Rene Denfeld, a mystery thriller.
New York City is experiencing lockdown due to COVID-19, and the experience is unlike any other. A city that never sleeps is now quiet, and for once, you can hear sounds that would not normally be associated with NYC.
A review of Fallen, the tenth book in the Alex Verus series, by Benedict Jacka.
I was lucky to visit Denmark for Saint John’s Eve (Sankt Hans), which also coincides with Midsummer. Sankt Hans Aften, if you’re familiar with Christianity, starts on sunset on June 23, and is the eve of the celebration known as the Feast Day of Saint John the Baptist. Saint John the Baptist was an important … Continue reading Sankt Hans Aften
A review of Marked by Benedict Jacka, the ninth book in the Alex Verus series.