Archive - Aug 22, 2009

Sawayama Castle excavation captures romance of feudal Japan

Archaeologists working on the excavation of Sawayama Castle in Hikone, Shiga Prefecture, Japan, hope that their discoveries will give new understanding to its owner, Ishida Mitsunari, whose defeat marked the end of the feudal Sengoku (Warring States) period.

Pictures from Kingdom A&S Faire/St. Radegund's Faire

Viscountess Elashava bas Riva shares her photos from Northshield's Kingdom A&S Faire - St. Radegund's Faire. The pictures are posted on the Northshield Gallery.

Roman streets uncovered in Plovdiv

Archaeologists working on a large Roman site in Plovdiv, Bulgaria have discovered two Roman-era streets and the home of a Roman nobleman.