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Wandering Around Paris

Love it or hate it you’d by hard pressed to deny that spending an afternoon wandering around Paris is a bad thing. It’s the kind of city that presents post card views around every corner. The above was snapped right next to the Sacre Coeur Basilica after I’d taken the long way to get there and was lamenting just how many steps can be found in that part of town.


Augustiner Brewery

At Augustiner Brewery you can still get yourself a good brew in a solid stone beer mug direct from the barrel. Why is it we don’t serve beer like this all over the place still? Sitting down with good mates with a plate of meat and a beer like this by your side, it makes perfect sense to me. Augustiner Brewery in Salzburg is keeping the tradition going with their […]


Palm Beach Sunrise

A beautiful sunrise is one of the few things I’ll get out of bed early for and this Palm Beach sunrise didn’t disappoint. Shot from the window of my room at the Omphoy Ocean Resort I can see why beach living has such an attraction what with the sun, sand and views that can take your breath away.


Pennington Bay, Kangaroo Island

Pennington Bay is just one of the many amazing photo opportunities to be had along the south coast of Kangaroo Island. Billed as a popular surf and fishing beach, swimming can be undertaken but at your own risk. This is due to rips and strong winds that cause huge waves that have been heard in the nearby town of American River some 9 kilometers away. Pennington Bay is located at […]


The Colosseum, Iconic Rome

Rome was my last stalwart of the major iconic cities to see in Europe. I’d been to Paris, London, Berlin and many more but for some reason Rome was always the “yeah I’ll get there soon” kinda city. I don’t know why when it’s filled with such amazing sights like the Colosseum. Standing before the Colosseum, one of the most well-known symbols of Rome it’s hard to believe that it […]


Inside the Basilica Cistern Istanbul

The Basilica Cistern is located in the Sultanahmet district of Istanbul not far from Hagia Sophia in the heart of what was both the Byzantium and Ottoman Empires. With a steady cool temperature inside this is the place to come and escape the warm Turkish summer when you’ve been out exploring all day. With the low lighting it makes for some amazing photos but watch for the crowds as there […]