the welsh 3000s

  In preparation for Mont Blanc, a couple of friends and I decided to take on the Welsh 3000s challenge. In essence, that means climbing all 15 mountains in Wales over 3,000ft in under 24 hours, without using any transportation means. Luckily, all fifteen fall within 3 mountain ranges (so we had to do 3 …

scotland that you won’t forget

  Scotland had been on my mind for quite some time, probably ever since when I was a little kid and watched movies like Highlander and Braveheart. I had this mental image of what it would be like — stunning beauty, breathtaking highlands, deep lochs nestling in the midst of impressive mountain ranges, endless fields …

around zanzibar, south and east

  So after spending a few hours in Stone Town we decided it’s best we stick to the plan and rent a car to drive around Zanzibar. After some deliberation and guidance from the invaluable Lonely Planet, we headed towards the south / east parts of the island.   A cool sign at a wildlife …

sonnentanz

Over the past couple of months I haven’t been that lucky when it comes to finding the time to travel around Bulgaria. But a recent trip to the city of Ruse for a friends’ wedding turned out to be just the thing I needed to get at least some of my photo groove back — …

50 moments in berlin, part 3

Part three of the five-week series, kicking it off with a shot of River Spree at dusk, overlooking the Fernsehturm Berlin in the distance and the Wall on the right side. Such a great spot this is…   Nothing like some ice cream on one of the first warm days of the year, a precious …