Saigon – Celebrating the Year of the Dog

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Saigon is Celebrating the Year of the Dog

Tết , or Vietnamese New Year, is the most important celebration in Vietnamese culture. The word is a […]

Vietnam – Drowning under its own Trash

Vietnam , Drowning Under Its Own Trash The Travelling Daddy Mountains of Waste

Vietnam is a country of scenic beauty, the friendliness of the people reflects the calmness and serenety of the nature.

There is a sense of […]

HaLong Bay – the Descending Dragon

HaLong Bay – The Descending Dragon

The Travelling Daddy HaLong Bay – a UNESCO World Heritage Site

The bay derives its name from the legend of the dragon that landed here and helped the vietnamese defend their country. […]

The Mighty Mekong and its People

Mekong River - Evil Eyed Boat

The Travelling Daddy on The Mighty Mekong

The Mekong river is one of the worlds largest waterways.

From its sources in the Lasagongma Spring in the plateaus of Tibet and flows about 4,350 km through  Myanmar, Laos, Thailand, Cambodia, and Vietnam before it splits into a vast […]

Hanoi – a not very shining place

Reading up on your holiday-destinations can sometimes be a good idea. Or at least, so I thought.

Any presentation of Vietnams capital included images of a nice, tranquil city with bright colours and a lush vegetation.

I know […]

Vietnam – a journey through time

For those of us who were young in the 60’s and 70’s the names; Vietnam, NLF, Saigon, Hanoi all symbolized what we believed in. It was the big, bad USA oppressing a small but proud people. It was David’s fight […]

The Masca Trek – Tenerife

 

The Masca Barrancho – viewed from the top

After several trips to The Canary Islands, it is my view that Masca, Tenerife is one of the most remarkable places to visit.

It is located in the north- western corner […]

Prague – a City Walk

Karoly Most or the Charles Bridge

Prague, or Praha as the czechs themselves call it is the capital of the Czech Republic. It is visited by more than 8 mill tourists every year and that is a lot for a city of 1,3 mill people. As one […]

Gran Canaria – A Road Trip

A spectacular view from El Roque Nublo

The island of Gran Canaria is commonly associated with crowded beaches, towering hotels and frantic holiday makers, but there is a different side to it as well For those of us seeking an alternative experience, the interior of the island […]

Amalfi – where the real Italy begins

The Amalfi Coast

Driving along the “SS 163 Amalfitana” or “Amalfi Coast route” from Positano to Salerna is a spectacular experience.

Though the whole area is like a crowded amusement park you still get an impression of its stunning beauty. From the […]

Cyprus: Aphrodite’s Island

Aphrodite's Rock at Petra tou Romiou

You can feel the presence of the “Goddess of Love” all over the island. There is the Petra tou Romiou where Aphrodite is believed to have risen from the foam of the ocean, her sanctuary at Kouklia or her bath […]

Estonia – in transition from the East to the West

Tallinn Main Square

Our trip to Estonia revealed a small but proud nation – making a peaceful transition from Soviet rule to western democracy.

In 1989, during the “Singing Revolution“, in a landmark demonstration for more independence, more than two million people formed […]

On the Normandy Beaches

Utah Beach, Normandy

Utah Beach, Normandy

The Normandy beaches stretches from Utah Beach in the west to Sword Beach in the east.

Everywhere you’ll find a WWII monument, a museum, a cemetary or some other kind of remains of the D-Day invasion. […]

Drive from San Francisco, California to Phoenix, Arizona and back – a road story

From San Francisco to Phoenix

The drive took us through Big Sur and Higway One. Along the American Riviera and to Palm Springs.

Through the desert to The Grand Canyon and via The Red Hills of Sedona to Phoenix, […]

Lobster Fishing in Homborsund

The early morning sunrise is an added attraction for fishermen going to sea.

 

 

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Nature gave us a glorious start of this years lobster season.

Yesterday was the first day of the season and so the traps were […]

Croatia and the Krka Waterfalls

…Or Hrvatska i Slapove Krke

Slapove Krka

Krka is a river in the Dalmatia region of Croatia,it is famous for the numerous waterfalls. The river is 73 km (45 mi) long running from the border between Croatia and Bosnia […]

What a wonderful World

Sun Setting over the Andaman sea

A Collection of Sunshine Images

These are images shot all over the world with nothing in common except the fact that they are all of sunsets and sunrises

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A Norway Pictures Gallery

This is a collection of images from various parts of Western Norway, shot during the spring of 2013

The idea is to show some of the stunning landscapes and the impressive nature that this part of the country has to […]

Aurland to Lærdal – Over the Top

 

From Aurland over the Mountain to Lærdal

Driving from Aurland to Lærdal you can choose to go through the world’s longest road tunnel. (25 km).

OR; you can choose to take the scenic or rather, the spectacular road […]

Geiranger, the Spectacular.

The tiny town of Geiranger has earned a name for itself through the fantastic scenery it presents.

Geiranger seen from “Ørnesvingen” or “The Eagles Bend

Driving down from the mountain on the Eagles road, you have a fantastiv view […]