Image of the main beach in Figueira da Foz, showing the sand and blue sky

Figueira da Foz Beach, Portugal

In Portugal for the month of August, visiting old and new. This is an image of the longest beach in Europe which is in Figueira da Foz where I grew up.

Photograph of the outside of the The Louvre Museum in Paris, in the early morning

Paris, The Louvre

A bit of ‘nostalgia” today. It was almost a year ago that we visited Paris. For me, the first time in France and in Paris. I don’t think I ever walked as much before as we did in Paris. The city is large for European standards, but walking is quite …

Buildings reflected on a canal in Venice

Venice Reflections #2

  During a gondola ride around Venice, one thing we noticed was how still the water was in some of the more inner canals. This lead to exploring the reflections in the water, which of course lead to photos being taken. This is one of them, and I have a …

Photograph of two gondolas on the Grand Canal in Venice, Italy

Gondola ride on the Grand Canal in Venice

Gondolas and Venice, they go hand in hand. One of the activities we had during the Venice Carnival Photo Tour, was a two hour gondola ride, through the canals in Venice. The group split into two, with half the group on the gondola you see in front, and the second …