Day Trips · Europe · Food · Italy · Travel Photography · Weekend Getaways

Exploring Napoli & The Amalfi Coast: Mediterranean Paradise On A Budget

The Amalfi Coast has become a popular destination for luxury beach holidays, and it’s not hard to see why – with its dramatic craggy coastline, gorgeous, tiny hotels and B&Bs perched atop cliffs overlooking Vesuvio and the Bay of Naples, delicious fresh seafood, impossibly blue water, and plenty of small-town Italian culture to discover, this… Continue reading Exploring Napoli & The Amalfi Coast: Mediterranean Paradise On A Budget

Architecture · Europe · Frankfurt · Germany · Travel Photography

Frankfurt in Shades of Grey

No matter the season, Frankfurt am Main has its intimate, humid, grey days. The locals call it “die Suppe”, or “the soup”, which describes the thick layer of clouds that obscure the sky on grey days. I love the contrast between Frankfurt’s old, brown and white buildings and the glimmering, reflective glass skyscrapers – especially… Continue reading Frankfurt in Shades of Grey

Europe · Germany · Hamburg · Travel Photography · Weekend Getaways

Osterfeuer in Blankenese, Hamburg

Have you ever celebrated Easter / the Vernal (Spring) Equinox with a gigantic bonfire on the beach? I certainly hadn’t, until I visited Blankenese for the first time over the Easter weekend in 2014. This year we went back to Hamburg to celebrate Easter with family, driving up from Frankfurt on Thursday (6 hours on… Continue reading Osterfeuer in Blankenese, Hamburg

Frankfurt · Germany · Travel Photography

Herbst im Frankfurt / Autumn in Frankfurt

Autumn in Germany is always beautiful, even in our little business park home. These pics are from a short walk I took through the allotment gardens about an hour ago – it’s crisp outside but not too cold, the sunset was soft and pretty, and the sun set rather rapidly, leaving the cold musty earth… Continue reading Herbst im Frankfurt / Autumn in Frankfurt

Culture · Travel Hacks · Travel Photography

Practical & Creative Travel Photography Tips

Having travelled a fair amount, and also being a passionate amateur photographer, I have learned a lot about taking great travel pictures. I learned mainly by trial and error, and everything I know I want toΒ share with you, so you can make your own travel photos more creative and capture amazing moments without camera catastrophes.… Continue reading Practical & Creative Travel Photography Tips