Posts Tagged "Europe"

Hohenschwangau Castle in the Fall

Hohenschwangau Castle in the Fall

  It’s a rainy autumn Friday night as I write this and I’m relaxing with music, a little wine and by working on some photos. This evening’s contribution: a continuation of the fall German palace theme, but this time with…

Althoff Grandhotel Schloss Bensberg

Althoff Grandhotel Schloss Bensberg

Autumn is here. Moody clouds and fiery leaves are conjuring memories of my trip to Germany last year and the spectacular hotel,¬†Althoff Grandhotel Schloss Bensberg outside of Cologne. I highly recommend a stay there if fortune allows. The Bensberg Palace…

Gare de Paris-Est

Gare de Paris-Est

Train stations thrill me. In the U.S., most of us have few opportunities to ride trains with any frequency. For me, my experience with trains has almost entirely been while traveling overseas, in Europe in particular, and so I have…

The Stricken Marble

The Stricken Marble

A sculptor wields The chisel, and the stricken marble grows To beauty. – William Cullen Bryant Quotes I’ve been swamped for the last four months and am only now getting some breathing room, here at the footsteps of Spring. Now,…

A walk about Paris

A walk about Paris

I returned from another lovely trip to Europe but have been playing catchup ever since. Of course, I shot many photos, a selection of which I hope to post here. But for now, here is a single photo taken at…