Tag Archives: Christmas

Sunday Photo – Krakow Angel, Poland

Baku View

2019 Ends, 2020 Beckons

“A postponed journey means a very special future opportunity.” So say I after having to cancel two booked trips last January, which have now been re-scheduled for early 2020. More of those later, what about the trips actually undertaken in 2019? Athens A late February stay in our central Athens apartment so we could visit […]

Friday Photo – Christmas Day Concert, Krakow

The St Maurice Orchestra in Krakow’s Church of St Peter & St Paul. Listen to a wonderful rendition of Silent Night in three languages HERE

Wordless Christmas Day – Choinka (Christmas Tree), Krakow

Friday Photo – Salzburg

Today I am in my favourite pre-Christmas location of Salzburg in Austria. Salzach River, Salzburg, Austria

A Christmas Message on the Uros Islands, Lake Titicaca, Peru

A heart-warming tale in Peru… The Uros are no ordinary islands, but are man made out of reeds that float on Lake Titicaca near Puno in Peru. My story concerns a boy who I met there in late 2001. The young entrepreneur had drawn his own picture cards using paper and coloured crayons. Perhaps the […]

Sunday Photo – Prague Rooftops

Merry Christmas Everybody

Fortnum & Mason London – Christmas Window Displays

Every year since I started my blog in 2014 I have uploaded the magical Christmas window displays from F&M in Piccadilly in London. Here goes……

Seasons Greetings

Merry Christmas to everybody and best wishes for a peaceful &                                prosperous 2017 stuffed full with exciting travels.

Christmas Markets

Germany and Austria are considered as the homeland of Weihnachtsstimmung (Christmas mood) and the German speaking world takes the credit as the source of the modern Christmas. They were the first nation to bring a tree into the house and decorate it and are also the original region for Christmas markets. Their traditions have of […]