Category Archives: Archaeology

Virtual Hike to Turkey River Mounds State Preserve

The latest destination on my Virtual Hike was the Turkey River Mounds State Preserve. The segment started in Marengo, Iowa and proceeded up to the preserve which is at the confluence of the Turkey River and Mississippi River. Here you … Continue reading

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The Jena Pulverturm

Back at the height of the Middle Age (ca. 1300) Jena, Germany was a walled city. Today you can still see some of the remains of the fortifications, including the four corner towers. I really need to someday write a … Continue reading

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