There are some experiences that would leave no one indifferent, as they genuinely awaken your sense of curiosity. Walking along the trail that had initially been meant to host the railway line connecting the provinces of Burgos and Cantabria, within the (failed) bigger project of linking the Mediterranean Sea with the Bay of Biscay, is … Sigue leyendo Disused station of Yera & Engaña Tunnel
"Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add colour to my sunset sky". The pictures above were shot last month of August in northern Spain. The quote is by the Bengali poet Rabindranath Tagore. Thanks for stopping by, Eleazar.
From massive chalets to small cottages, the traditional Alpine architecture reveals itself to be extremely interesting, using long roof overhangs, colourful shutters and wooden balconies full of geraniums and other flowers. St. Gilgen and St. Wolfgang, located on the shore of the lake Wolfgangsee, a natural setting of incomparable beauty, offer a very nice ensemble … Sigue leyendo St. Gilgen & St. Wolfgang
Here is a full photographic report of the city of Salzburg. I hid among the many pictures below those of the setting of the famous Hollywood musical film 'The Sound of Music'. Will you recognise the residence of the legendary von Trapp family? Eleazar.
Known as the Fairytale Castle, the Neuschwanstein Castle is the product of the dreamy mind of Ludwig II of Bavaria, the Mad King, in a moment when artists were looking back into the Middle Ages in search for inspiration. Located on top of a hill, in a privileged natural setting, surrounded by a mountain range … Sigue leyendo Neuschwanstein Castle
The capital city of Bavaria, although devastated by the World War II, still peserves the charm of an old medieval town, its historic district having been thoroughly rebuilt. At the same time, Munich is a cosmopolitan city hosting important exhibitions in the fields of photography, history and technology, and having become an important location for … Sigue leyendo Munich
The King's Lake and the Upper Lake (known in German as Königssee and Obersee) are two glacial lakes in the Bavarian Alps. Stretching from the town of Berchtesgaden in the north to the Austrian border in the south, surrounded by more than 2,000 metres high mountains (the highest peak being Waztmann: 2,713 m.), the King's … Sigue leyendo Königssee & Obersee
Last summer by mid August I went all over the German-speaking Switzerland with my family. Although we did not stay long in every place, we still managed to get the big picture of this small but incredibly beautiful country. Here are some memories of my trip. Zurich: Lucerne: Lake Lucerne: Engelberg: Bern: Fribourg: Now it … Sigue leyendo Swiss memories
Liérganes, like Santillana del Mar, is regarded as one of the most beautiful villages in Spain. The combination of old stone houses and greenery, together with a privileged natural setting, makes Liérganes unique. When shooting I decided to focus on façades, in order to show how finely these traditional stone houses and villas have been … Sigue leyendo Liérganes
Los Urros are a group of small islets located off the coast of Liencres, in the Cantabrian Sea. Product of coastal erosion, Los Urros stand out in the waters facing the tireless lashing of tides and winds. The pictures below show their aspect on a rainy afternoon. Thanks for stopping by, Eleazar.