Red rocks at Arbatax, Sardinia

Sardinia Off The Beaten Path

This land resembles no other place. Sardinia is something else. Enchanting spaces and distances to travel-nothing finished, nothing definitive. It is like freedom itself. — David Herbert Lawrence Many people see Sardinia as a small continent in itself, because of its unique variety of landscapes, wildlife, traditions, people and food. Interested in touring Sardinia with two experienced professional photographers? Then have a …

Tungeneset, Senja, Norway

Seeing the Unseen

It’s my first time to Norway and North of the Arctic Polar Circle and, of course, I had reasonable expectations to see the Northern Lights. Despite an unfavorable weather forecast, the skies have been clear for the past two nights. Forecasts for aurora activity were similarly dire, but they were unfortunately more accurate. The Northern skies looked completely black to …

Plitvice Lakes NP, Croatia

Photo Essay: Plitvice Lakes

The Plitvice Lakes National Park (Nacionalni park “Plitvička jezera”) in Croatia is likely the most popular tourist attraction of the country and a UNESCO World Heritage site. It contains 16 lakes, separated from each other by natural travertine dams that form a large number of waterfalls. Given its unique beauty and its popularity, it is unsurprising that the park is very crowded, …

A Year in Travel Pictures, 2014 – October

The highlight of the month of October was certainly the sailing trip I took in Croatia for my company’s annual retreat. Since we were going to be on a sailboat for three days, I was instructed to limit my luggage as much as possible. Consequently, I decided to limit myself to carry one camera and one lens and the choice …

A Year in Travel Pictures, 2014 – September (Part II)

Yikes! I’ve been remiss in keeping up with posting my best travel pictures from last year. More than a month has passed since I talked about our trip to Greece at the beginning of September and I still haven’t posted anything about my trip to Ireland at the end of September. Indeed, September was a hot month for travel and …