La Quebrada cliff divers, Acapulco

People of my age might remember the old Holliwood movie featuring La Quebrada Cliff Divers in Acapulco. The 1963 American musical comedy movie “Fun in Acapulco” starring Elvis Presley and Ursula Andress  made this place famous. This is a very steep cliff rising out of the Pacific Ocean in the Gulf of Acapulco, Mexico. Courageous …

Early morning by the lake

I don’t often go out with my camera early in the morning, but when I occasionally do, I don’t regret it. As a matter of fact, we can obtain a similar type of light whether it is at the sunset or sunrise. However, there is a difference, and the photos will show it. Most of …

Dali Theater-Museum in Figueres, Spain

This is the building of Dali Theater-Museum in Figueres, Spain. Dali built it over the ruins of the old municipal theater in Figueres, the artist’s home town in Catalonia, Spain. He used this location for two reasons. He knew the theater as a kid, and this was the place where he had his first exhibition. …

closing time

It was the closing time when we arrived This is an almost wordless image, but for me, there is so much to tell about… I took this photo in an European tavern, more precisely in an evening when we were traveling to Hamburg, Germany, and looking for something to eat. Even though we couldn’t eat …

Swallow's nest Portugal

No Place Like Home is sounds always so good, and I like it, because I feel at home in almost all the  places I travel. I also like to take photos of what other people’s homes look like, or places that inspire home to me. I have quite a few homey looking images from my …

Full moon Twillingate Newfoundland

Life in Newfoundland is simple, peaceful and beautiful. Want a relaxing vacation? Newfoundland is the place to go. But this post is not as much about relaxation, but about the fact that creates it: SIMPLICITY. It is well known that simplicity creates relaxation and we all need this so much these days. I often like …

Walking byt the lake

Do you feel scared by this unnaturally induced “pandemic”? Bad things spread fast, without warning. Let’s try to stay away from them and overcome any fear by positive thoughts. Also: Do not stay inside! While it is may be not good to join crowds, it is an excellent idea to find a place outside, where …

Spring carnival in Gottenheim, Germany

In 2010 I was lucky to be able to see and take photos at a Spring Carnival In Germany. In the month of March, Germans have festivals in almost every village. Knowing abut these festivals, we decided to go to the village of Gottenheim, in the federal state of Baden-W├╝rttemberg. It was not too far …