A Slow Walk in Grinzing

A Slow Walk in Grinzing

When you explore a new city or town, do you ever look up? I am going to share with you some images I took wandering a suburb of Vienna called Grinzing. Grinzing was until the end of the 19th century an independent municipality, but today it is part of Döbling, the 19th district of Vienna. It [...]

Woods Mean Everything to Me – Oh Vienna!

Woods Mean Everything to Me – Oh Vienna!

‘Going into the woods is going home’ John Muir Whenever I get the chance, I slip away into green spaces and drink in all the beauty that surrounds me – the beckoning stillness, the rustle of leaves, the patient wait of woodland flowers, the rap of the woodpecker and the calling cry of circling buzzards. [...]

The Healing of a Broken Heart

The Healing of a Broken Heart

I was reflecting the other day on my impending return home to Lancashire to see my mum. Since I left the place of my birth, I have tried to visit her regularly, but that usually meant a weekend. Time is short, and so it has been rare to have the opportunity to revisit the wild [...]