Videos

Cruise through History Virtual Tour through Cherry Blossoms in Japan

In Japan people gather with friends to Hanami, that is to enjoy the blossoms. Travel around Japan to visit three favorite cherry blossom viewing sites in full bloom with Dr. Sherry.

Cruise Through History Virtual Tour – Sydney

In this Episode of Cruise Through History, Dr. Sherry uncovers Sydney, Australia’s checkered past. Slaves, gold, and gang wars still color the city today. Sydney is a patchwork of several dramatic eras. Its turbulent history lives on in the city’s art and architecture.

Take a Virtual Tour of Malta and the Co-Cathedral of St. John

 
Malta, closer to Africa than Europe, has a long history of battles and deep sense of Christianity, since the landing of St. Paul in AD60. Visit Rabat, which holds the Church of St. Paul over the catacombs, although Malta wa ruled from Medina, where we find the Cathedral of St. Paul. When the Knights of St. John arrived, they built Valetta, named for the victorious Grand Master. The Knights built the Church of St. John, made opulent by later nights, and adopted by the Bishop of Malta in 1810 as a second home, the Co-Cathedral of St. John. Visit here in video the most opulent church in the world, in Malta. This is where the great painter Caravaggio became a Knight and contributed his masterpiece to the church of the Knights.

Oslo, Norway – Cruise Through History Virtual Tour

It’s a pilgrimage to this site that people from all over the world take
to experience the wonder and catharsis of the cycle of life. In the
latest Cruise Through History Virtual Tour, historian and storyteller
Dr. Sherry Hutt takes you inside the Vigeland Sculpture Garden.

Sites Overlooked by Tourists in Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona is a fascinating city for visitors. Winding streets of the old city are full of stories, which continue to unfold for repeat visitors. For the first time or frequent visitor, there are special places that even city veterans have yet to visit. Two lesser visited gems are not lacking in grandeur. Visit them now in a virtual tour of Barcelona featuring the Palace of Music, by city architect and dean of Barcelona Catalan Modernisme architecture, Lluis Montaner, and Palace of Guell, the home of the patron to Barcelona’s favorite architect, Antoine Gaudi.

The Backstreets of Venice, Italy

Take a little virtual history tour of three sites in the back streets of Venice with Dr. Sherry. While planes are grounded, or adjusting to post-covid systems of travel, and cruise ships sit in the docks, waiting for ports to reopen to visitors, travel in pictures to ports of the world, with a little history. As always. Dr. Sherry shares fun info, with colorful photos of places where inspiring characters built the palaces, castles and quaint cities of the world. In this short tour, Dr. Sherry shares three favorite places in Venice, rarely visited by tourists, places to enhance your visit next time in this wonderful city, to inspire a visit, or just enjoy travel without having to pack a suitcase.