Aerial view of Paris; France

View of Paris | France

View of Paris | France France, Paris Looking at this photo of Paris do you recognize any neighborhoods?   No, we did not get to visit the French capital. This photo was taken from a plane when we flew from Berlin to Lisbon in 2021.   But who knows? Maybe in...
Punta della Dogana overlooking San Marco in Venice, Italy

Punta della Dogana in Venice | Italy

Punta della Dogana in Venice | Italy Italy, Venice Punta della Dogana is home to a contemporary art gallery in Venice. The building itself – Dogana da Mar – was formerly a maritime customs office. Today’s gallery has been hosted here since 2009 and...
Schönbrunn Palace and Gardens – Vienna; Austria

Schönbrunn Palace – Vienna | Austria

Schönbrunn Palace - Vienna | Austria Austria, Vienna You can’t say you’ve seen Vienna if you haven’t visited this rococo Schönbrunn Palace. Once the former seat of the Habsburgs (say you know the story of Empress Sisi!), it’s now a museum....
Panorama of Geneva and Lake Geneva from Jet d'Eau | Switzerland

Panorama of Geneva | Switzerland

Panorama of Geneva | Switzerland Geneva, Switzerland Geneva is the second-largest city in Switzerland, after Zurich. It is located in the area where the Rhine River flows into Lake Geneva. Geneva’s main language is French, but if you’re just passing...
Split Panorama: Promenade, Diocletian's Palace and Port - Croatia in summer

Panorama of Split | Croatia in summer

Panorama of Split | Croatia in summer Croatia, Split The history of Croatian Split is extremely rich. The first Greek settlement was erected here as early as the second or third millennium BC. The city gained its splendour when Emperor Diocletian, tired of the ruling,...
Wrocław in the fog - view from Sky Tower; Poland

Wrocław from Sky Tower |Poland

Wrocław from Sky Tower |Poland Poland, Wroclaw Wroclaw is the fourth largest city in Poland. In February 2021, Wroclaw was classified by one of the magazines belonging to the Financial Times to the first place in the report “Global Cities of the Future...
Panorama of the Sunset over Kotor and Bay of Kotor in Montenegro.

Bay of Kotor Sunset Panorama | Kotor, Montenegro

Bay of Kotor is known by locals as “Boka” – “the Bay”. Now with melancholy peering, I regret that we didn’t have more time to discover other towns located around this “fiord of south” – Risan, Tivat, Perast, Prčanj or Herceg Novi. All of them together with natural surroundings, are listed as UNESCO World Heritage sites.

Sofia sunset behind the Mountain Panorama, Bulgaria.

Mountain Panorama | Sofia, Bulgaria

There is only one thing better than capturing a panoramic photo of a capital with mountains in the background. What would you say it is? It’s having a restaurant on top of that building, enjoying some wine and seeing the sky light up. Sofia – Bulgaria’s capital appears to be in the perfect place for such evenings.

Lisbon Panorama from St George Castle; Portugal in the winter.

Panorama from St George Castle | Lisbon, Portugal

This old castle, São Jorge, is likely one of the oldest, historical sites to visit in Lisbon. The hill that Saint George Castle is situated on, was previously inhabited by the Celtic tribe, the Phoenicians, Greeks, Carthaginians and Romans. This site was built in the 10th century as a protection against invading groups; the first walls were built in order to do this. Centuries later, the castle survived through many earthquakes, sieges and even the ever-changing rulers.