A day in Cologne


Some impressions from a short trip to Cologne. Before and after the Katy Perry concert I wandered through the centre of this amazing city. The Hohenzoller bridge is one of the many attractions with all its padlocks. From the bridge you have nice views on the Rhine river Here some more views The train station …

Norway’s Lady Aurora


Here are some impressions of our Northern Lights experience in Norway last month You cannot rob me of free nature’s grace, You cannot shut the windows of the sky Through which Aurora shows her brightening face. JAMES THOMSON, Castle of Indolence

Pink Northern Lights


I  know nothing with any certainty but the sight of the stars makes me dream. (VincentVan Gogh)   Due to an high Kp index last night we were able to get a glimpse of the Northern Lights, even though very subtle. The pink colouration in the left part of the image is due to this …

El Tatio Geysers – Panorama


The geysers of El Tatio lie high up in Northern Chile at 4,320 meters above sea level. Most if not all tour groups drive up there early morning to witness the sunrise in the steam. We chose to have a nice breakfast first and arrived there well after the crowds and had this amazing landscape …