Spring carnival in Gottenheim, Germany

In 2010 I was lucky to be able to see and take photos at a Spring Carnival In Germany. In the month of March, Germans have festivals in almost every village. Knowing abut these festivals, we decided to go to the village of Gottenheim, in the federal state of Baden-Württemberg. It was not too …

Flying hot air balloons

Thursday Travel – Photo Challenge #9 : “End of Winter Fun”. I’ve seen many enthusiastic travel photographers in the WP community with beautiful photography and posts.  As a travel photographer myself, I thought of making this weekly challenge to gather all of us together. I haven’t posted on this “thread for a while but …

Ontario winter fun

When talking about winter fun, one thing that comes to my mind is Canada, especially Ontario 🙂 The cold season is long in the North part of North America and having fun is the best thing to do. In the years with a lack of snow for instance, Canadians are unhappy, because they cannot …

Traveling Ontario in January

Traveling Ontario in January can be quite rewording: lots of beautiful places and winter travel photography opportunities. This is a retrospective of our first days of January 2013 trip in the Southern Ontario. I’m talking about the part of Ontario, from Ottawa to the South-West.   We didn’t do this trip with the sole …

Winter holidays in Germany -Christmas lights in Bamberg, Germany

Some years ago we spent the winter holidays in Germany, and we didn’t regret it. In this country people take their free time seriously and this is common. When they work, they work hard, when they play, they play hard – no mistakes! At this time of the year for instance, Germans take a …

El Castillo de Los Duendes, Oaxaca, Mexico

El Castillo De Los Duendes can be translated to The Castle of the Spirits. I’m talking about a weird concrete building looking like a Disneyland castle in Mexico. While visiting the state of Oaxaca, Mexico we also stayed in a beautiful town called Villa de Etla. Our hosts urged us to go and see …

Foggy days in Nova Scotia

You may know that foggy days in Nova Scotia are quite common. But if you haven’t, visited the Atlantic coast of Canada, you may some day.. Don’t worry! – The fog is quite nice and the pictures of fog quite interesting, and it doesn’t happen every day. Fall and spring for instance, are the …

Red barn Ontario

During our travels in Canada, I photographed some of the Ontario barns among other subjects. I find that these type of buildings make a nice esthetic addition to a country landscape. From a photographer’s point of view for instance, barns create an appealing focal point on a rather monotone field. When they are colored …