31 08, 2016

Copenhagen to Berlin

August 31st, 2016|Denmark, Northern Europe|9 Comments

Copenhagen is the capital city of Denmark.  Denmark is part of Scandinavia, the EU and Schengen community.  The main site for tourists and photographers are;The little mermaidNational museum of DenmarkTivoli gardensNyhavn harbor (a great place to get a beer)Rosenborg castleStrøget - 1.1km of shoppingChristianiaThe Round Tower (and view of the city) Nyhavn harbor, Copenhagen I have [...]

29 08, 2016

Stockholm to Copenhagen

August 29th, 2016|Northern Europe, Sweden|10 Comments

Stockholm is the capital city of Sweden which is located in Scandinavia, part of the EU and Schengen community.  The main points of interest for tourists and photographers are; Gamla Stan and Stortorget Stockholm palace The ABBA museum Drottningholm Palace Countless museums Beautiful tall, blonde women Skyview Gamla Stan - Stockholm You'll find that Stockholm is [...]

24 08, 2016

Tromsø to Stockholm via Narvik

August 24th, 2016|Northern Europe, Norway|10 Comments

Tromsø is the main city of Northern Norway and it's also a university town.  The main points of interest for tourists and photographers are; Fjellheisen cable car and Storsteinen mountain Polaria Arctic aquarium Polarmuseet, polar museum Arctic cathedral University nightlife Fjords and glacier tours Northern lights tours The hub for flights to Svalbard A view of Tromsø [...]

21 08, 2016

Honningsvag to Tromsø via Hammerfest

August 21st, 2016|Northern Europe, Norway|10 Comments

Honningsvag is the northernmost city in Norway.  The main points of interest are; Ice bar Bamse Statue Corner Spiseri (pub and restaurant) Access to Nordkapp Hurtigruten Cruise port Honningsvag, Finnmark, Norway Honningsvag is a peaceful town, and you do feel like you are far from everywhere.  However, there are a few points of interest to enjoy. [...]

19 08, 2016

Nordkapp to Honningsvag

August 19th, 2016|Northern Europe, Norway|9 Comments

Nordkapp, Norway is the northernmost part of Europe and it's deep in the Arctic circle, about 2,100 km from the North Pole.  To celebrate this fact, there is a museum and a globe monument.  There are lots of tourists at the North Cape globe monument taking their photos, many are finishing long road or bike trips through [...]

15 08, 2016

Taking Photos

August 15th, 2016|Taking photos|5 Comments

Traveling and taking photos go hand in hand.  Everyone wants to travel to the most beautiful places and see the most beautiful things.  It's just as important to take quality photos of all these places visited. For this reason, I like to take 3 cameras with me.  3, sounds like a lot of cameras to [...]

11 08, 2016

Travel insurance: simple and flexible

August 11th, 2016|Travel Tips|1 Comment

You can buy, extend and claim online, even after you've left home. Travel insurance from WorldNomads.com is available to people from over 150 countries. It’s designed for adventurous travellers with cover for overseas medical, evacuation, baggage and a range of adventure sports and activities.   7 things you should know about travel insurance from WorldNomads.com [...]

10 08, 2016

Anti-Malaria Medicine

August 10th, 2016|Travel Tips|0 Comments

Before traveling, you need to check if any of the countries you are visiting have mosquitoes that carry malaria, malaria is a serious tropical disease which they spread.  Many countries in Asia, Africa and South America have malaria, so its important you take anti-malarial medicine with you. Malaria areas There are many medicines available for [...]

7 08, 2016

Travel Information

August 7th, 2016|Travel Tips|1 Comment

Lonely Planet are by far the most useful travel guide.  I have used at least one of their guidebooks on each of my trips.  The guides often include information on accommodation which is not available on booking.com.  They also give a basic guide of the country, culture, safety, things to do etc... The guides are [...]

5 08, 2016

Where To Stay?

August 5th, 2016|Travel Tips|1 Comment

Booking.com offers over a million room worldwide in over 227 different countries so chances are there will be room available where you are going.  It is highly competitive so there are likely to be great offers available Booking.com Airbnb is an accommodation sharing website which lets its using share there properties or spare rooms.  For [...]