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 [...]

Dorfgastein, Austria

Dorfgastein, Austria

We found Dorfgastein quite by accident and over the years it has become somewhere that holds a special place in our hearts. The guidebooks say that Dorfgastein is a village in the Gasteinertal Valley south of Salzburg, Austria. A popular place for winter sports with plenty of spas and thermal pools; here body, mind and [...]

The Quietness of Snow

The Quietness of Snow

Simplicity coating the world with a delicate breath, White clean brightness Filled with an infinite microscopic jewel of complexity. Floating and light and ephemeral and gentle. A bringer of child like joy. There is something magical about a world transformed by snow isn't there? Today I have spent my time wandering up in the woods [...]

The Cool Canopy of Trees

The Cool Canopy of Trees

With fatherly protecting of deep green trees, And touching welcome mountain breeze. Shielded from the heat of the summer sun, And guided by the butterflies' fun. I take my small inquisitive feet, To a silent woodland seat. To contemplate life’s big questions, In this peaceful chapel reflection I sit and think and ponder, then Refreshed, [...]