Category Archive: Reise

Easter: a Norwegian love affair

Easter is a real feast of a holiday in Norway, and it is fascinating to us newcomers to see how heartily the whole Norwegian population embraces it. In the UK Easter is little… Continue reading

Bali blog #3 – offerings

We’ve never been ones for over-planning a holiday, and quite rightly too: try too hard to see everything and you will miss what is happening right beneath your nose. It’s a theory which… Continue reading

I have been busy, honest!

My recent absence from these musings might suggest that I am only now getting back to work, but it’s actually been a busy August.  There has however been a month-long crossover between work… Continue reading

Autumn in Trondheim

Italy´s Best Kept Secret

The weather in Trondheim has been beautiful these past few days. If it was like this all summer it would be the most amazing destination – so good that it reminds me of… Continue reading

The Big Hitters – Florence (Firenze) and Sienna

As you travel around Tuscany the sheer quantity of beautiful, historic towns and villages starts to become overwhelming. You can be sat in a mountainside café overlooking the most beautiful view, in the… Continue reading

Northern Tuscany, Lucca and photography

Being based in Bagni di Lucca, we were ideally placed to explore other towns and villages in Northern Tuscany, particularly those in the Lucca region, the Garfagnana and the Lunigiana. Some of them… Continue reading

Honeymoon and photos in Bagni di Lucca

I´ve been off the blogasphere for a while because I´ve been on my honeymoon with my wife Ida! We travelled to Tuscany and spent two sun-drenched weeks drinking wine and soaking up all… Continue reading

Christmas in St Anton am Alberg, Austria

I had a beautiful Christmas in Austria, skiing at St Anton am Alberg. I have recently got a couple of new cameras (Canon 5d II and Canon G12), but I didn´t have that… Continue reading