Peniche (Cabo Carvoeiro) lighthouse at sunset; Portugal

Peniche Lighthouse | Portugal

Peniche Lighthouse | Portugal Peniche, Portugal Peniche is one of Portugal’s most important seaports, and the Cabo Carvoeiro lighthouse is one of the city’s significant landmarks. However, it is not a monument in the typical sense, as the lighthouse is...
Elephant on the island of Grande Berlenga at sunset; Portugal

Berlengas Elephant | Portugal

Berlengas Elephant | Portugal Peniche, Portugal We spotted this “elephant” while on our way back from Berlengas Island to Peniche, Portugal. Although we were traveling by speedboat at a dizzying pace (almost flying over the waves of the Atlantic) the...
Berlengas Fortress in the municipality of Peniche; Portugal

Berlengas Fortress | Portugal

Berlengas Fortress | Portugal Peniche, Portugal The Fortress of São João Baptista on the island of Berlengas near Peniche has tempted Nico for a long time. The problem is that there are usually a lot of visitors around the fortress who enter Nico’s frame. So,...
Panorama of Arrábida Park near Setúbal - wineries

Arrábida Vineyards in Winter

Panorama Arrábida - wineries Portugal, Setubal Arrábida National Park is known for its scenic mountain trails with views of the ocean and picturesque coves. However, if you search the phrase “Arrábida” with the famous Uncle Google, you’re bound to...
Neuschwanstein Castle in Bavaria - daytime view; Germany

Neuschwanstein Castle in Bavaria | Germany

Neuschwanstein Castle in Bavaria | Germany Bavaria, Germany If literally translated from the German ‘Neuschwanstein Schloss’, the name would be ‘Castle of the New Swan Stone’. A perfect term for this fairytale castle located near the village of...
Tróia - beach at sunset overlooking Serra da Arrábida; Portugal

Tróia – beach at sunset | Portugal

Tróia - beach at sunset | Portugal Portugal, Setubal The Tróia peninsula near Setubal has become our regular destination when we want to escape the hustle and bustle of the city. For the beach of Tróia to do its best job (calming our distracting thoughts) it must be...
Camels in the centre of Doha; Qatar

Qatar and camels – Doha

Qatar and camels - Doha Doha, Qatar Camels have always been friends of the Bedouins. These graceful animals can survive extreme desert temperatures, and lack of water even for weeks and can run several hundred kilometers a day carrying their riders bravely.  ...
Santana, cottages and flowers in Madeira; Portugal

Santana – Madeira | Portugal

Santana - Madeira | Portugal Madeira, Portugal Santana in Madeira is known mainly for its characteristic houses with sloping roofs covered with straw. These houses used to be used by farmers but today they are just a tourist attraction.   May is the month when...
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