Moroccan Sahara

Sitting on a camel in the late afternoon in the Moroccan Sahara. What an experience. The Moroccan Sahara is a great piece of nature. Starting accross the Atlas Mountains the area gets drier and drier....

Stockholm, Icebar

The Stockholm Icebar is this kind of gimmick-place that is nice to visit once. Most things in this café are made of ice. Even the glasses that you use for a drink are such. To prevent the visitors ge...

Soest, Farmer’s market

Young and old hands in the Dutch town of Soest help each other in making some candles in a traditional way. This yearly traditional Farmer’s Market in one aspect seems to be something of the pas...

San Francisco, Union Square

Sometimes, as that late november day on San Francisco’s Union Square, the sun, reflections, shadows and residents walking along cooperatively work together. Union Square is the heart of downtown...

Floriade, The Willowman

The objects created by Willowman Will Beckers impressed me most when visiting the 2012 Floriade gardening exhibition in the Dutch town of Venlo. Will Beckers combinates his vision of a highly sustaina...

Dubai, Burj Khalifa

In Dubai, when constructing the Burj Khalifa in 2006, this small bird to me gives an interesting contrast between the upcoming highrise architecture and present nature. These days the Burj Khalifa, wi...

Essen, Zollverein

In Essen the former Zollverein mining complex has found its new destination. Impressive is the light design that gives the area a sort of surrealistic atmosphere. Two museums form the focal points in ...

Barcelona, Parc Guell

Gaudi’s Parc Guell in Barcelona to me still is one of the most inspiring places I know. And within the parc the so called nature square, the plaza on top of the columns is the highlight. Most ...

London leaves

Walking through London the very pale sun gave just enough contrast to highlight a few leaves as well as their reflection. For more London photos you may visit here.  ...

Groningen, Ebbingekwartier

In the Groningen Ebbingekwartier (Ebbinge Quarter) as a temporary ending of a grassy area concrete blocks make people sitting apart from another on a fixed distance. Is this individuality? The Ebbing...

Paris, Palais de Tokyo

The recently reopend Palais de Tokyo in Paris has an interesting attitude in what art is these days and how it can be presented. Most fascinating is how all visitors interact with the different artfor...

Gnesau, social sustainability

In the Austrian village of Gnesau the senior women take their responsability in not letting the village down in times of shrinking population. A group of farmer wives, many of them being a widow, are...