Venice, Burano

The island of Burano had the most colorful facades of all Venetian archipel. The small streets offer this allmost never seen abundance of colors, especially nice while sitting along the Burano canals....

Rotterdam, Bikes with feathers

In the old Rotterdam Onderzeebootloods (submarine construction hall) Turkish artist Sarkis exposes some of his latest creations. These bicycles covered with feathers are among them. The Onderzeebootlo...

Penang, Batu Feringgi

The Northshore of the Penang Island is one of the more touristic area’s in Malaysia because of the great sandy beaches. While Penang Island and its largest city Georgetown are the places for Mal...

Marianske Lazné, Fin de Siècle

In the Czech town of Marianske Lazné many facades from the 1900s still have the grandeur and beauty. Marianske Lazné (Marienbad) is one of the western Bohemian spas, together with Karlovy Vary (Karl...

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 ...