Category Archive: Europe

Picture Postcard – Sevilla

The Plaza de España is an iconic tourist photo destination in the heart of Sevilla. Located within the Parque de María Luisa, the Plaza showcased the provinces of Spain for the 1929 Ibero-American… Continue reading

Picture Postcard – Lisbon

Portugese pavement – gorgeous artworks that are built into the groundwork of daily lives in Lisbon and beyond. Lisbon’s Municipal Square (Praça do Município) is just one of many pedestrian plazas to be… Continue reading

Picture Postcard – Venice

Gondolas on the Grand Canal in Venice are so iconic. Each boat is unique and so are the gondoliers. Years of training and apprenticeships ensure that visitors enjoy memorable rides that honor centuries… Continue reading

Picture Postcard – Zurich, Switzerland

L’Ange Protecteur by Niki de Saint Phalle watches over travelers at the Zurich Train Station. This is just one of a series of sculptures featuring female “Nanas” for which the artist is known.… Continue reading

Picture Postcard – Milan, Italy

Duomo di Milano is home to fantastic architectural details. The Milan Cathedral is undergoing a large scale restoration project focusing on it’s towering spires. But be sure to step closer and view the… Continue reading

Picture Postcard – Prague

The Church of Our Lady before Tyn keeps watch above the Old Town Square in Prague. The setting sun glistens on the church towers on an otherwise gloomy day.       Welcome… Continue reading

Picture Postcard – Rovinj, Croatia

A bright May morning on the Adriatic coast of Croatia. An active fishing harbor, Rovinj maintains a balance between tourism and it’s traditional employment. The architecture and culture still reflect it’s past under… Continue reading

Picture Postcard – Lake Bled, Slovenia

A peaceful day on Lake Bled, Slovenia nestled in the Julian Alps near the Italian border. Tourists are ferried to and from Bled Island by traditional pletna boats past the view of Bled… Continue reading

Picture Postcard – Krakow

Evening in the main square of old town Krakow, Poland. We are anticipating the hourly trumpet call – Hejnał Mariacki – from St Mary’s Basilica.       Welcome to a new series… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge – Beneath Your Wheels

What do I believe will help make our cities more livable and enjoyable? Cycling, of course! For this week’s photo challenge I decided to look at what is under my wheels, not feet.… Continue reading