Bucovina trip

Posted by on Jul 18, 2022 in What's New?

Spent four days in the Bucovina region of Romania which I hadn’t visited in a while. I re-visited Voronet and Moldovita monasteries and explored a little bit of Ciocanesti village with its beautifully-decorated houses and painted egg museum. A few pictures added to the Moldavia album

Back to Monaco and Nice

Posted by on Jun 16, 2022 in What's New?

I revisited Monaco and found it even more interesting and scenic than during my first visit. I enjoyed its nice parks and gardens, played some good games of roulette at the Monte Carlo Casino, saw some of the world’s most expensive cars parked or driving around and spent some time at the beach. Pictures added […]

Visiting Isle of Man

Posted by on Apr 8, 2022 in What's New?

Isle of Man is a self-governing British Crown Dependency and a delightful place to visit. The island presents colorful towns, impressive castles and picturesque landscapes where fairies wouldn’t seem out of place. I visited for five days and added pictures to a new Isle of Man album.

Revisting Dubai for hi-tech out-of-this-world attractions

Posted by on Mar 18, 2022 in What's New?

I revisited Dubai after 12 years for some of the city’s spectacular attractions: the impressive Museum of the Future which opened recently, Dubai Frame, Miracle Garden, Burj Khalifa and more. Another goal was visiting Expo 2020 Dubai which was outstanding. More relaxing areas such as La Mer Beach or Al Seef were also enjoyable, as […]

Traditional fortified houses in Romania

Posted by on Nov 21, 2021 in What's New?

I visited a few kule (traditional fortified houses) at Maldaresti in Romania’s Oltenia region and spent a couple of nights at the delightful Conacul lui Maldar. A few pictures added to the Wallachia album.

Enjoyable and interesting trip to Greenland

Posted by on Oct 20, 2021 in What's New?

Greenland, an autonomous country within the Kingdom of Denmark, was another destination that I had wanted to visit for a long time due to my fascination with Arctic territories and cultures. My visit to this part of the world was very enjoyable and exceeded expectations. Pictures from this trip are included in the new Greenland […]

Beach trip to Cyprus

Posted by on Aug 9, 2021 in What's New?

I revisited Ayia Napa in Cyprus for several relaxing days at the beach. A few pictures added to the Cyprus album.

Back to Iceland for beautiful landscapes and natural wonders

Posted by on Aug 3, 2021 in What's New?

I visited Iceland for the third time and spent some time exploring the greater Reykjavik area and the Southern part of the country. The trip included a hike to an active volcano, a visit to an ice cave and one to a lava tunnel, spectacular waterfalls, impressive glaciers, the pretty town of Vik, the stunning […]

A brief trip to the beautiful Danube Delta

Posted by on Jun 6, 2021 in What's New?

The Danube Delta nature reserve, the second largest river delta in Europe and the best preserved on the continent, is one of Europe’s hidden natural wonders (and one of the recommended sites to see when visiting Romania). I returned to the area for a brief trip to the Delta and to the town of Sulina. […]

Natural wonders around Sfanta Ana Lake

Posted by on May 17, 2021 in What's New?

I revisited the area around Sfanta Ana Lake for its nice forests and two cool attractions – the Bear Observatory and the Mohos Peat Bog with rare species of plants including the carnivorous Drosera Rotundifolia. Some pictures added to the Transylvania album.