Category Archives: Austria

One Word Sunday: White

OK, it’s not all white, but there is snow in this! Linked to One Word Sunday at Debbie’s here Advertisements

One Word Sunday: White

OK, it’s not all white, but there is snow in this! Linked to One Word Sunday at Debbie’s here

Scene from the Graben, Vienna, early 1980s

One of the main streets in the centre of Vienna, close to the Stefansdom cathedral. In this photograph, you see the PestSaüle, Plague Statue, constructed in the time of Emperor Leopold 1st, after the Great Plague of Vienna. I had

Scene from the Graben, Vienna, early 1980s

One of the main streets in the centre of Vienna, close to the Stefansdom cathedral. In this photograph, you see the PestSaüle, Plague Statue, constructed in the time of Emperor Leopold 1st, after the Great Plague of Vienna. I had

Memories…and a picture

Not feeling 100% at the moment, I’ve been trying to rest a bit, and indulged in some daydreaming…. When I was very young, this picture of the Ossiachersee (bought by my parents in Austria in the early 1960s) caught my

Memories…and a picture

Not feeling 100% at the moment, I’ve been trying to rest a bit, and indulged in some daydreaming…. When I was very young, this picture of the Ossiachersee (bought by my parents in Austria in the early 1960s) caught my

In sight of the Golden Roof

Another found print, this one from early 1985, and no negative. A scene in the Altstadt of Innsbruck, snow and slush on the streets and the Goldenes Dachl (Golden Roof) in the frame. Much detail has been lost in the

In sight of the Golden Roof

Another found print, this one from early 1985, and no negative. A scene in the Altstadt of Innsbruck, snow and slush on the streets and the Goldenes Dachl (Golden Roof) in the frame. Much detail has been lost in the

The Rain in Berne and the Sun in Wien

More reminiscing….early ’80s and we were in Berne, and it was raining. Ventured further in Switzerland to Lake Thun. More rain, so we decided to jump on another train and head to Vienna. The rain in Berne (in the miserable

The Rain in Berne and the Sun in Wien

More reminiscing….early ’80s and we were in Berne, and it was raining. Ventured further in Switzerland to Lake Thun. More rain, so we decided to jump on another train and head to Vienna. The rain in Berne (in the miserable

Thursday’s Special: July & August recap

My July and August posts have contained a good number of images, so here are three slideshows with a selection, including images from a trip to Sweden, some Still Life’s, and some visits to my old archives, with images from

Thursday’s Special: July & August recap

My July and August posts have contained a good number of images, so here are three slideshows with a selection, including images from a trip to Sweden, some Still Life’s, and some visits to my old archives, with images from

Thursday’s Special: Wintry

As I failed to carry my camera the other day when taking my car to the garage, I missed some spectacular images of frost-covered weeping willows…grrr So I had to search the archives, which are largely bereft of anything interestingly

Thursday’s Special: Wintry

As I failed to carry my camera the other day when taking my car to the garage, I missed some spectacular images of frost-covered weeping willows…grrr So I had to search the archives, which are largely bereft of anything interestingly