PREFACE site design by Bob Atchison
Six Years at the Russian Court
Alexander Palace Time Machine Text Courtesy of Sarah Miller

Rognvald Lord of Orkney - Voyage to Kievan Rus

Here is an article about my ancestor, the Earls of Orkney, and his trip to Kiev, capital of ancient Russ when it ws ruled by Vikings

The Church of Theotokos Pammakaristos

See the beautiful mosaics and learn about this Byzantine Church with its jewel like chapel.