Relaxing in Cyprus

Posted by on Jul 11, 2017 in What's New?

Posted some pictures from a very relaxing trip to Larnaca and Ayia Napa in Cyprus. Don’t miss it for fabulous beaches with all the amenities you need, a lively atmosphere at night, good food and scenic landscapes. Click on the image below for the gallery:

Quick trip to Paris

Posted by on May 23, 2017 in What's New?

A few pictures added to the France album following a quick trip to Paris:

Two fascinating sites in Germany

Posted by on Apr 30, 2017 in What's New?

I visited two fascinating sites in Germany during a quick extended-weekend trip: The Wendelstein 7-X experimental nuclear fusion reactor in Greifswald and the Peenemunde Historical Technical Museum located on the former Peenemunde Army Research Center that developed the V-2 rocket during WWII. Lots of cool pictures of the two sites plus some pictures of Berlin ...

Communist history in Bucharest – the Spring Palace

Posted by on Apr 23, 2017 in What's New?

A fascinating Communist point of interest is the former Bucharest residence of dictator Ceausescu and his wife, the Spring Palace. With 80 rooms, the opulent palace includes a spa, underground bunker, in-door greenhouse, swimming pool, a population of peacocks (descending from the orginal ones received by Ceausescu as a gift from Japan), cinema room, tanning ...

Discovering a car legend in Northern Italy

Posted by on Mar 26, 2017 in What's New?

Cool extended weekend trip to Northern Italy. The highlight of the trip was visiting the Lamborghini factory in Sant’Agata Bolognese and taking a Lamborghini Huracan for memorable test drive. Also visited the cities of Bologna and Modena, checked out a part of Cinque Terre and the leaning tower of Pisa. Pictures posted in the updated ...

A pleasant surprise – the island of Gran Canaria

Posted by on Feb 27, 2017 in What's New?

I visited the Spanish island of Gran Canaria for a few days and was very pleasantly surprised. While its beach resorts are nice and clean (but rather generic), the island’s real beauty lies away from the cities and resorts. While driving around and exploring the Gran Canaria’s interior you’ll encounter fabulous mountains and valleys, the ...

South America: Argentina and Uruguay

Posted by on Dec 8, 2016 in What's New?

My first trip to South America included Argentina and Uruguay. Argentina is a fantastic country offering a wide range of experiences, from the Perito Moreno glacier and Patagonia in the South to Iguazu Falls in the North. Buenos Aires is a beautiful city full of cool sights and things to do. Check out some pictures ...

Charming Aero Island

Posted by on Nov 14, 2016 in What's New?

Another quick weekend trip, this time to delightful Aero Island in Denmark. Check out some pictures from this beautiful island, the town of Svendborg and the capital city of Copenhagen in my updated Denmark album.

Mountains, lakes and fabulous nature around Geneva

Posted by on Oct 10, 2016 in What's New?

I did a weekend trip to Geneva and the surrounding area, visited the Palais des Nations – the second largest office of the United Nations, did a bicycle trip in the very scenic Interlaken area and had some quality cheese fondue. Several pictures added to my Switzerland album: In nearby France I took the fabulous ...

Out of this world: Mount Athos

Posted by on Sep 19, 2016 in What's New?

My recent visit to one of the world’s most unique places, Mount Athos in Greece, was fascinating. Added a brief account and some pictures in the updated Greece album: