Tag Archives: History

Eu Amo Portugal – My Top 10 Photos

October 19, 2011


Portugal is a photographer’s paradise. Whether you’re an amateur or professional, there is something around evey corner that makes you want to snap another picture. Armed with my new Canon Rebel I snapped up a storm. These are a few of my favourites.         Advertisements

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It’s Still Raining at Stonehenge…

June 21, 2011


June 21st, 2011. Today marked the first day of summer – my very favourite season. Thousands  gathered at Stonehenge this morning, one of the most popular tourist destinations in the UK, to celebrate the summer solstice. I had the opportunity to visit Stonehenge a little over two weeks ago and it was raining then. Guess what? […]

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Hundreds of Years of History in Prague’s Old Jewish Cemetery

June 13, 2011


One of the sites I found most interesting in Prague had to be the Old Jewish Cemetery. So much history, so little space. The oldest tombstone dates back to 1439 and the last person to be buried here was in 1787. There are roughly 12,000 gravestones in the cemetery, but apparently up to 100,000 people were actually […]

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Top 10 Pictures from Prague

June 12, 2011


Cobblestone streets, stunning architecture and hundreds of years of history make Prague one of my favourite cities in Europe. Days can easily be spent wandering through the narrow streets of the city’s Old Town. At the beginning of June I was lucky enough to spend a few days in this stunning city. We explored as much […]

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