Discover Belgium’s Most Picturesque Town

Surely, you have heard about Brussels and its magnificent Grand Place. Bruges and its romantic canals. Antwerp and its most beautiful train station in the world. But I bet you have never heard of Thuin and its hanging gardens... That's right: hanging gardens. Until some years ago, neither had Lars and I. Then, a travel …

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Snap of the Day – Another Day, Another Embalse

Or so it seems... Yesterday, when Lars and I were doing some explorations in the province of Malaga, we quite unexpectedly found another one. Anyway, the one on the picture is located not far from the Sierra Nevada. Somehow, I think that rock makes it even more stunning! Even a bit exotic! The next days, …

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Photography Essay: Parque El Nacimiento in Deifontes

One of the closest municipalities to Iznalloz is Deifontes. With its 2600 inhabitants, it's quite smaller than our hometown (about 7000 people). DeifontesIznalloz Whenever Lars and I crossed the Sierra Arana, we always ended up in Deifontes. In the beginning, we wrongly assumed that there was nothing to see here. Until one day, we discovered …

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5 Places in Malaga Close to Our Heart

Before we settled in the province of Granada, we lived in the neighboring province of Malaga. Lars and I were very happy there, in our whitewashed house, with its rooftop terrace where we had many BBQs... Unfortunately, after some time, we were confronted with some severe humidity problems. And since Lars tends to be asthmatic, …

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Snap of the Day – The Road to Monachil

We have returned from Cordoba... Although we didn't spend as much time as we had foreseen in the capital itself, we have had a splendid time in a small part of the province. Of course, we celebrated the Viking's birthday in style! With a meal that included one of Cordoba's famous specialties... In the second …

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Snap of the Day – Looking for Ruins

Finding this location and then the ruins themselves was a bit of a challenge, both for the driver (the Viking) and the photographer (yours truly). But it's always rewarding when you find what you are looking for. Even more when you discover that you are actually surrounded by some really stunning landscapes! And now some …

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Taking the Sand Worm to a Fascinating Place in Grenen

From one unique landscape to another... Not in Spain this time, but in Denmark, in a place called Grenen, the tip of the peninsula of Jutland. Grenen So, what exactly is this Sand Worm? A picture says more than a thousand words... After you have paid a small fee, you will be taken to the …

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Snap of the Day – A Unique Landscape

Come to think of it, August has been a month of exploring extraordinary and even unique landscapes... For this one, you need to go to the province of Malaga, not far from the capital itself and Antequera. We were so impressed with this location that we have planned to come back when it's cooler, so …

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More Spanish Badlands – Follow the Road to Lugros

If you ever find yourself in the vicinity of Granada, consider making this short road trip. It will take about half a day and the itinerary is easy to follow. And you will be rewarded with stunning landscapes, such as on the road to Belerda. Set your GPS on Marchal, known for its beautiful clay …

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Snap of the Day – An Architectural Gem

Slowly but surely, August is coming to an end... And what a month it has been! A very hot one, which explains why we have mostly sought some refreshment in nature. Sometimes we did see some beautiful castles, like this one... Moreover, it has also been a month of some unexpected and spectacular discoveries. September …

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