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Lofoten islands Arctic Norway © Rudolf Abraham Photography All Rights Reserved Christmas Card 2014

Merry Christmas

To all the readers of this blog and Croatian Miscellany - thanks for following - with best wishes … [Read More...]

Making crepes, Saturday market on Place des Lices in Rennes, Brittany, France © Rudolf Abraham

Crêpes bretonnes

Making crêpes at a stall on the large Saturday market on Place des Lices in Rennes, Brittany, … [Read More...]

Sunset swimmers, on the island of Silba, Croatia, travel photography © Rudolf Abraham

Sunset swimmers

Sunset swimmers, on the small, traffic-free island of Silba, Croatia. © Rudolf Abraham To license … [Read More...]

Traditional flat-bottomed fishing boat moored near Virpazar. Lake Skadar (Skadarsko jezero) national park, Montenegro photography (c) Rudolf Abraham

Lake Skadar (2)

Traditional flat-bottomed fishing boat moored near Virpazar. Lake Skadar (Skadarsko jezero) national … [Read More...]

The Snook, Holy Island (Lindisfarne), Northumberland, UK, photography © Rudolf Abraham

Northumberland: The Snook

Hiking on The Snook, a long, low, dune- and grass-covered spit of land on the west side of Holy … [Read More...]

Saturday market on Place des Lices in Rennes, Brittany, France, travel photography © Rudolf Abraham

Saturday market – Rennes, Brittany

Stalls on the large Saturday market on Place des Lices in Rennes, Brittany, France. © Rudolf … [Read More...]

Fest Diez in La Trinite Sur Mer, Brittany, France. © Rudolf Abraham

Fest Deiz

Fest Deiz in the small coastal town of La Trinité sur Mer, Brittany, France. Fest Deiz - and Fest … [Read More...]

Fest Noz - Yaouank Festival, Rennes, Brittany, France, November 2014 photography © Rudolf Abraham

Brittany – Fest Noz (3): Yaouank

More images from the well and truly outstanding Yaouank festival in Rennes, Brittany, France (22 … [Read More...]

Fest Noz at Yaouank Festival, Rennes, Brittany, France (22 November 2014) photography © Rudolf Abraham

Brittany – Fest Noz (2): Yaouank

First images from the well and truly outstanding Yaouank Festival in Rennes, Brittany, France (22 … [Read More...]

Fest Noz in Rennes, Brittany, France

Brittany – Fest Noz (1)

Fest Noz in Rennes, Brittany, France (21 November 2014). Traditional Breton musicians Etienne … [Read More...]

Berlin, Germany (9 November 2014). Street art on a remaining section of the Berlin Wall at East Side Gallery. 9 November 2014 marks the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. © Rudolf Abraham. All Rights Reserved.

Berlin – East Side Gallery

Street art on a remaining section of the Berlin Wall at East Side Gallery, Berlin, Germany (9 … [Read More...]

Waterfall with rock carvings and baptistry on the slopes of Rumija, a mountain above Lake Skadar and Stari Bar, Montenegro. © Rudolf Abraham. All Rights Reserved.

Waterfall with saints

Waterfall with rock carvings, above a baptistry on the slopes of Rumija, a mountain above Lake … [Read More...]

Lake Skadar national park, Montenegro, travel photography (c) Rudolf Abraham, All Rights Reserved

Lake Skadar

Ruined fortress (later used as a prison) on Grmozur island, Lake Skadar (Skadarsko jezero) national … [Read More...]

Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red. A field of 888,246 ceramic poppies fills the moat surrounding the Tower of London. © Rudolf Abraham. All Rights Reserved.

Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red

Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red. A field of 888,246 ceramic poppies - an art installation created … [Read More...]

Berlin Wall 25th Anniversary. Berlin, Germany (November 2014). © Rudolf Abraham. All Rights Reserved.

Mauerfall – Berlin Wall 25th Anniversary (2)

More shots from the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, 9 November 2014, taken over the … [Read More...]

Berlin Wall 25th Anniversary. Berlin, Germany (November 2014). © Rudolf Abraham. All Rights Reserved.

Mauerfall – Berlin Wall 25th Anniversary (1)

Yesterday, 9 November 2014, marked the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. On the … [Read More...]

Messner Mountain Museum, South Tyrol, Italy travel photography © Rudolf Abraham

Nepal in South Tyrol

The 'Firmian' Messner Mountain Museum, Bolzano (Bozen), South Tyrol, Italy. The Messner Mountain … [Read More...]

Turkish coffee, Istanbul, Turkey (c) Rudolf Abraham

Istanbul (4): The coffee seller

Employee at Kurukahveci Mehmet Efendi, one of Istanbul's most famous coffee producers, in the … [Read More...]

Sunset in Supetar, on the island of Brač, Croatia. © Rudolf Abraham.

Supetar sunset

In need of a summery image this morning in chilly London... Sunset in Supetar, on the island of … [Read More...]

Islands of Croatia, by Rudolf Abraham. Published by Cicerone Press 2014.

BGTW Awards – Islands of Croatia wins Best Guidebook

I was chuffed to win the British Guild of Travel Writers award for Best Guidebook - for my Cicerone … [Read More...]

Prokletije mountains, Albania viewed from Rumija mountain above Lake Skadar, Montenegro. © Rudolf Abraham

Prokletije

October snow on the Prokletije mountains, over the border in Albania, viewed from Rumija, a mountain … [Read More...]

Rumija Lake Skadar Montenegro Travel Photography (c) Rudolf Abraham

Rumija

The summit of Rumija, a mountain above Lake Skadar and Stari Bar in Montenegro, which I hiked up the … [Read More...]

Autumn colours. Hiking on Visitor, a mountain near Plav, Montenegro, in October. © Rudolf Abraham

Plav (2): Autumn colours

Autumn colours. Hiking on Visitor, a mountain near Plav, Montenegro, in October - just before the … [Read More...]

Lake Plav Montenegro Travel Photography © Rudolf Abraham. All Rights Reserved.

Plav (1)

Hotel Kula Damjanova by Lake Plav (Plavsko jezero), Plav, Montenegro. Prokletije mountains in the … [Read More...]

Turkey Istanbul Food Travel Photography (c) Rudolf Abraham All Rights Reserved

Dried tomatoes & dried aubergines

Dried tomatoes and dried aubergines hang outside a shop near the Egyptian or Spice Bazaar, Eminönü, … [Read More...]

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