The Acropolis of Athens built in the 5th century BCE (BC) is one of the most famous ancient archaeological sites in the world. The term “Acropolis” means “high city” in Greek. This was home to kings, a citadel, a mythical home of the gods and a religious center. The oldest buildings on Earth are in Acropolis.
Visiting Cuba is a Time travel, is going back to the sixties. This may be selfishness of us but it is such a fantastic experience. The Country needs a lot of investment in infrastructures specially and we feel sorry for the conditions these people live but don’t be mistaken, Cuban may live in poverty butContinue reading “Cuba”
Cuban are warm and friendly. They are not shy, they love to talk, ask things about where you come from, how is life and your place. Many times after photographing them I spent a long time talking to them on my half-spanish half-portuguese speaking but we manage to understand each other’s very well. It isContinue reading “Cuban portraits”
If you are a aficionado of classic cars, Cuba is the place to go. Is like a big car show. You find any there. Their vibrant colours brighten up any street and road. Cubans love their cars, their biggest problem however is finding spare parts due to the embargo but they are ingenious andContinue reading “Cuban cars”
Years ago I went to Auschwitz. I cannot describe what I felt on that place. I was with two friends but soon after we arrived no one could articulate a single word and we did split and visited on our own. It was too much. Back to Krakow on the train that afternoon, many hoursContinue reading “Auschwitz, Let’s not forget”
Amsterdam is one of my favourite cities in the world. There’s some magic about this city. Amsterdam is much more than the cannabis or the red district, Amsterdam is cool and friendly people, laid-back pubs, canals, bicycles, delightful restaurants by the canals, Amsterdam is poetry at each corner. “ADAM“, ” Venice of the North” orContinue reading “Amsterdam”
Named an outstanding example of a Mediterranean landscape by Unesco, the spectacular Amalfi Coast is a 50-kilometer of coastline along the southern edge of Italy’s, one of Italy’s most memorable destinations. This area is also known for its production of limoncello liqueur, made of lemons, which are grown in terraced gardens along the entire coastContinue reading “Amalfi Coast”
Watching LA at the sunset from the Hollywood hills it is just breathtaking. A moment I will never forget.The smoke from the fires was still visible at the horizon.
They call it “the desert of England”, Dungeness, on the East coast, is a mysterious landscape, miles and miles of unspoiled land, cemetery of old boats, wreckage , fishing huts and old rails. This place divides opinions but it is magic, full of history, fascinating.
Pompeii was an ancient Roman city located in the modern commune of Pompeii near Naples in the Campania region of Italy. Pompeii, along with Herculaneum and many villas in the surrounding area, was buried under 4 to 6 m of volcanic ash and pumice in the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in summer of AD 79.Continue reading “Pompeii”