Posts tagged with "italia"

Travel · 17 April 2017
What better way for my Easter blogpost than St. Peter's Basilica in Vatican City? St. Peter's Basilica is the Papal Basilica of Saint Peter in the Vatican. Situated in Italy's capital Rome it is a renaissance church and serves as papal enclave. The basilica is one of the largest churches in the world and one of the holiest sites for Catholicism. It got its name from the burial site of Saint Peter, one of the Apostles and the first Pope. Construction took around 120 years (1506 to 1626). The...
Street Photography · 24 March 2017
During my recent stay in Rome I had plenty of opportunities for some street photography. Check what I came home with from Italy's capital.

Top Ten · 24 March 2017
After spending almost a week in Rome in March 2017 and some time to reflect this are my Top Ten Pictures.
Travel · 22 March 2017
2000 years old, holding 50.000 to 80.000 spectators back then: The Colosseum in Rome.

Travel · 10 August 2016
Sometimes the beauty ahead of you is too wide for just one frame. We enjoyed some coffee with Apfelstrudel in the sun and the Geislerspitzen made for our background this afternoon. We spent a couple of hours in the area, walked a bit and I had the time to shoot some panoramas of these beautiful Dolomites peaks. The visit to the Vilnößtal was part of our 10-day trip to Southern Tyrol. I start this blogpost with three panoramas of the Geislerspitzen, from sunny, to partly-cloudy to peaks in the...