Travel and Culture @ BellaOnline Travel and Culture Information and Tips - a collection of hints, tips and information provided to you from the writers of en-us Copyright 2001-2005 All Rights Reserved. Wed, 7 Oct 2015 04:27:16 EST 240 Travel and Culture @ BellaOnline Countess Markievicz 1916 Rebel Sligo born Countess Constance Markievicz became a heroine of the Easter Rising. But her radicalism was not something she was born into; it was a lifelong process that brought her to the Stephen's Green baricades. Mon, 5 Oct 2015 10:28:04 EST The Transverse Ranges of Southern California Did you know that the sun does not set over the ocean from Santa Barbara south? The Transverse Ranges change the orientation of the Southern California Coast and thus have helped to create many of the wonderful areas in the region. Sun, 4 Oct 2015 01:00:00 EST Five For Fun In Seattle Seattle is a major embarkation port for Alaska cruises. It's also an exciting vacation destination in its own right with much to see and do. If you’re leaving on a cruise from Seattle, plan to arrive a few days early and explore. Here are five of the best things to do in Seattle during your stay. Sat, 3 Oct 2015 13:36:16 EST