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Heart n Soul presents The Beautiful Octopus Club, South Bank Centre, London. Team Trabant. © Rudolf Abraham

Team Trabant at The Beautiful Octopus Club

Heart n Soul presents The Beautiful Octopus Club, South Bank Centre, London, UK (9 September 2016). … [Read More...]

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The Referendum – Vote Remain

So today Britain goes to vote on whether or not to remain part of the EU, in a referendum based on a … [Read More...]

Tate Modern Extension opening weekend, Bankside, London © Rudolf Abraham

Flaming queue

Queue and orange wall. Tate Modern Extension opening weekend, Bankside, London (18 June 2016). The … [Read More...]

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Northumberland Coast Path

Northumberland Coast Path (Northumberland Coast AONB), my daughter walking near Chiswick Sands (top) … [Read More...]

Northumberland Bamburgh Castle coast photography Rudolf Abraham

Bamburgh Castle Sunset

Sunset over Bamburgh Castle, Northumberland coast © Rudolf Abraham Nikon D700 & … [Read More...]

Nockberge National Park, Alpe Adria Trail, Austria © Rudolf Abraham ATaat_0983

Alpe Adria Trail (9): Nockberge National Park

Two more shots from the beautiful Nockberge mountains in Carinthia, Austria, on the Alpe Adria Trail … [Read More...]

Évora, Alentejo, Portugal © Rudolf Abraham

Évora

Two more images from Évora, Alentejo, Portugal. Shot on a recent visit to the Évora … [Read More...]

Évora, Alentejo, Portugal, Chapel of Bones, travel photography copyright Rudolf Abraham

Évora – Chapel of Bones

The 17th century Chapel of Bones (Capela dos Ossos), at the Royal Church of St Francis (Igreja Real … [Read More...]

Buso carnival Mohacs Hungary, mask maker and carver Antal Englert in his workshop, photography © Rudolf Abraham

Mohács: the mask carver

Master mask carver Antal Englert in his workshop, Mohács, Hungary. Photographed during the Busó … [Read More...]

Busó carnival, Mohács, Hungary © Rudolf Abraham

The Busós of Mohács (3): Where the wild things are

Busó carnival, Mohács, Hungary (February 2016). In the evening, after the procession on the last … [Read More...]

Busó carnival Mohács Hungary photography © Rudolf Abraham

The Busós of Mohács (2): Danube crossing

Busó carnival, Mohács, Hungary (February 2016). The Busós of Mohács cross the Danube in traditional … [Read More...]

Buso carnival Mohacs Hungary UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage photography © Rudolf Abraham

The Busós of Mohács (1)

Busó carnival, Mohács, Hungary (February 2016). The Busó carnival or Busójárás is a traditional … [Read More...]

Imster Schemenlaufen carnival Tirol Austria © rudolf Abraham

Schemenlaufen (2): Roller & Scheller

More shots of the Roller ('jumpers') and Scheller ('ringers'), the two main groups of characters at … [Read More...]

Imst Schemenlaufen carnival in Imst, Tirol, Austria, January 2016, UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage photography © Rudolf Abraham

Schemenlaufen (1): Carnival in the snow

Schemenlaufen, a traditional Fasnacht (carnival) procession held only once every four years in Imst, … [Read More...]

Wayside shrine, Carinthia, Austria © Rudolf Abraham

Alpe Adria Trail (8): Wayside shrine

Wayside shrine near the historic town of Gmünd, on the Alpe Adria Trail, Carinthia, Austria. © … [Read More...]

Alpe Adria Trail Italy Val Rosandra photography © Rudolf Abraham

Alpe Adria Trail (7): Val Rosandra

The slopes of Monte Carso rising from the Val Rosandra, near Trieste, northern Italy (January 2016). … [Read More...]

Alpe Adria Trail Carinthia Austria Nockberge Mountains National Park photography © Rudolf Abraham

Alpe Adria Trail (6): Nockberge Mountains

The Nockberge mountains in Carinthia, Austria, on the Alpe Adria Trail © Rudolf … [Read More...]

Flamenco dancer in Seville Spain photography © Rudolf Abraham

Fundación Cristina Heeren de Arte Flamenco, Seville

Dance class at the Fundación Cristina Heeren de Arte Flamenco in Seville, Spain © Rudolf … [Read More...]

Alcazar Seville Spain photography © Rudolf Abraham

Seville

Two shots from Seville, Spain © Rudolf Abraham Shot on a recent trip to Seville while … [Read More...]

Millstatter Alpe Adria Trail Austria photography Rudolf Abraham

Merry Christmas

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

Flamenco guitarist Juan Requena gives an electrifying performance in Seville, part of the Jueves Flamenco series, 26 November 2015 © Rudolf Abraham.

Jueves flamenco

Flamenco guitarist Juan Requena gives an electrifying performance in Seville, part of the Jueves … [Read More...]

Alpe Adria Trail, Carinthia, Austria © Rudolf Abraham

Alpe Adria Trail (5): Möll Valley

Hiking through the Möll Valley on the Alpe Adria Trail, near the Grossglockner (highest mountain in … [Read More...]

Monte Lussari, near Tarvisio and the border with Slovenia, on the Alpe Adria Trail, in the Friuli Venezia Giuli region of northern Italy (August 2015) © Rudolf Abraham

Alpe Adria Trail (4): Monte Lussari

Monte Lussari, near Tarvisio and the border with Slovenia, on the Alpe Adria Trail, in the Friuli … [Read More...]

Thames horses sculpture London 2015

The Rising Tide

'The Rising Tide', sculpture installation by Jason Decaires Taylor, on the River Thames between … [Read More...]

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Silba sunset (2)

Kids diving off the prow of a ship moored on the island of Silba at sunset, Croatia (August 2015). © … [Read More...]