Kronborg Castle, Helsingor, Denmark

Kronborg Castle in Helsingor. You can imagine the ghost of Hamlet, Senior walking the walls. You'll also have to imagine it's night. Kronborg Castle in Helsingor, Denmark, immortalized in Shakespeare's Hamlet as Elsinore, [...]

By |2018-03-13T20:51:11-05:00March 13, 2018|Categories: Denmark, Unesco World Heritage Sites|Tags: |2 Comments

Sepulchre of Frederick II, Roskilde Cathedral, Denmark

The beautiful decoration of the tomb of Denmark's King Frederick II shows through the whitewash. The Roskilde Cathedral (Domkirke) of the ancient capital of Denmark is the first Gothic cathedral to be built [...]

By |2018-03-13T18:22:09-05:00March 13, 2018|Categories: Denmark, Europe, Photo of the Day, Unesco World Heritage Sites|Tags: |2 Comments

The New Cathedral of Salamanca, Spain

The "New" Cathedral of Salamanca is, as the name suggests, one of the newer massive cathedrals of Spain. Begun in the early 1500s, it was not consecrated until 1733, over 200 years later.

Dry River Bed, Outside Salta, Argentina

A drive into the high desert from Salta, Argentina tells you why it's called a desert. Although the Andes mountains in the far distance are still covered with spring snow, down here, a hundred kilometers [...]

By |2017-10-23T12:38:39-05:00October 23, 2017|Categories: Argentina, Photo of the Day, South America|Tags: , |0 Comments

High Desert, near Salta, Argentina

High desert, near Salta, Argentina. The high Andean desert on the road between Salta and Cachi, Argentina. This particular view is from the Cuesta del Obispo, the hill of the bishop. According to [...]

By |2018-01-03T12:11:08-05:00October 18, 2017|Categories: Argentina, Photo of the Day, South America, Uncategorized|Tags: , |0 Comments

Riverboat on the Mississippi, Hannibal, Missouri

We only made a very brief stop in Hannibal, Missouri on our way to Nashville. Obviously, it was Mark Twain who attracted us, and so we immediately made our way from our hotel two blocks [...]

By |2017-09-20T09:48:46-05:00September 19, 2017|Categories: North America, Photo of the Day, United States|Tags: |1 Comment

Sunset, Grand Marais, Minnesota

Sometimes, a photo just happens. You're wandering around the town, doing a little souvenir shopping and then having a light dinner. You had left the big camera in the room because you'd done some shooting [...]

By |2017-09-13T13:18:40-05:00September 11, 2017|Categories: North America, Photo of the Day, United States|Tags: , , |3 Comments

Japanese Beetles, Saint Paul, Minnesota

Ok, this is not exactly travel photography. But it is sort of landscape photography. If the landscape is the potted plants hanging on the porch rail outside my apartment. And, hey, they're Japanese beetles. And [...]

10 Postcards from a Brittany, France Bike Tour

Our first extended bike tour in our seven years of travel was a most enjoyable one arranged by Exodus Travels around the coast of Brittany. Kris has done most of the writing about what we [...]