Saint Petersburg, Russia

Mosaic of Christ Pantocrator under the Central Dome, Interior of Church of the Savior on Blood aka Church of the Resurrection, Saint Petersburg, Leningrad Oblast, Russia

Russia had been on my list for a long time, and finally made it in November 2019. I had 1 week and did the classic St Petersburg and modern Moscow, taking the Sapsang bullet train between the two iconic cities.

Slovenia

Bled Island with the Church of the Assumption at dusk, Lake Bled, Upper Carniola, Slovenia

I was lucky to have a week exploring the beautiful country of Slovenia in October, as the Autumn colours were beginning to come through in the landscapes. My visit encompassed Ljubljana, Lake Bled, Lake Bohinj, Triglav National Park, Vršič Pass, … Continue reading

Nusa Penida, Indonesia

Diamond Beach, Klungkung, Nusa Penida, Bali, Indonesia

From Gili Air we jumped on a ferry to the island of Nusa Penida which sits a couple of miles south-east of Bali. It is a beautiful place, less visited than its neighbour Nusa Lembongan (where the majority of hotels … Continue reading

Galle, Sri Lanka

Woman on local train, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Woman on local train, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Traditional dish of red rice and chicken soup, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Traditional dish of red rice and chicken soup, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Portrait of Sunil, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Portrait of Sunil, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Man walking past ancient tree, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Man walking past ancient tree, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Fruit Stall, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Fruit Stall, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Dutch Hospital at twilight, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Dutch Hospital at twilight, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Rear view of Truck, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Rear view of Truck, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Fish market at dawn, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Fish market at dawn, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Fish market at dawn, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Fish market at dawn, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Man sweeping ground at dawn, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Man sweeping ground at dawn, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Galle Lighthouse at dawn, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Galle Lighthouse at dawn, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Clocktower, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Clocktower, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Wedding Party posing for photograph, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Wedding Party posing for photograph, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Old Train at Galle Train Station, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Old Train at Galle Train Station, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Old Train at Galle Train Station, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia

Old Train at Galle Train Station, Galle, South Coast, Sri Lanka, Asia