Currently browsing category


the beautiful Taj Mahal in Agra, India

the Taj Mahal travel photos and information

When most people think of India, the first image that comes to mind is that of the beautiful Taj Mahal. India travel guidebooks have the iconic photo of the Taj Mahal on their cover. When I prepared my trip to India, the Taj Mahal was the first destination people advised …

This entry is part 1 of 3 in the series India travel photography and info
mountain view from the plane window

why I love flying

I love flying. I love sitting uncomfortably in Economy class, see the 100th safety presentation and I don’t mind the grueling 8 …

canal bridge in Venice

taking the most from a trip

Possessions define us. We accumulate experiences, objects, memories, words, feelings. This is true for all human activities, but I find it interesting how this applies to …

joys of the road

It is said that it is more about the road, the experience, than about the destination. I do not put a lot …

tourist looking lost in Venice - with map and suitcases

how to spot the tourist

I find this photo very endearing, as it embodies a lot of the stereotypes about tourists. Looking somewhat lost, carnying a few bags, staring …

statues left in a small courtyard at museum in Venice

the left out statues

All museums have a lot of art that is never seen by the public. This is the working clay for thematic exhibitions, …