Category Archive: On the road

Seasonal Changes 12: Winter?

December was foggy and stunningly mild and warm. No snow, no ice.

Nature’s victory

Harsh environmental conditions do not keep life away. Bacteria, fungi and plants evolve in extreme habitats.

Above the clouds

Out of the fog, right into the sunshine.

Photographer’s paradise

As most of you know, I love travelling and always carry my beloved camera with me. A happy place for me is where I can dive into photographic creativity.

Tectonic plates

In Iceland, you can walk between tectonic boundaries, the Eurasian and North American plate.

Outdoor adventures

Being outdoors changes my inner clock and feeling. Sometimes the adrenalin might kick in or some amazing views will make my heart beat faster, but in the end I’m always happy and had… Continue reading

Joshua Tree National Park

Joshua trees, Yucca brevifolia, belong to the Agave family and are mostly found in the Mojave desert.

On the Giant Wheel

Vienna’s landmark, the Giant Wheel, is in the Prater, an amusement park.

La Brea Tar Pits

In Los Angeles, we visited the famous tar pits, also known as pitch or asphalt lakes. Over the centuries, thousands and thousands of animals were trapped in the natural asphalt. Their bones were conserved.

A sip of wine

Autumn is the best time to wander through vinyards, enjoy the sun and some great wine.