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Charming Town of Spello Italy

The small town of Spello is located in Perugia province in Umbria, a landlocked region of  central Italy. According to Wikipedia: The densely-inhabited town, built of stone, is of decidedly medieval aspect, and is enclosedin a circuit of medieval walls on Roman foundations. Spello is an ancient jewel of a …

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Swiss Beauty – Lake Geneva

The area surrounding Lake Geneva, the largest freshwater lake in Western Europe, with its stunning scenery and well-to-do residents, is referred to as the Swiss Riviera. Otherwise known as Lac Léman in French, Lake Geneva is a true European gem, making it an ideal holiday destination for those who seek …

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Gardens of Marqueyssac in France

Marqueyssac is a 17th century chateau and gardens located in the Dordogne département in southwest France . The charm of the Gardens of Marqueyssac has delighted its visitors for the last three centuries and there is no doubt that the site has become one of France’s most beautiful Italian-style gardens. The …

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Colorful Houses of Greenland Towns

Greenland is the world’s largest non-continental island, largely within the Arctic and to the northeast of Canada. Although it is still part of the Kingdom of Denmark, it was granted self-government effective in 1979.  More recently it voted for more autonomy, in effect making it a separate country with formal …

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Helicopter Views Over Moscow

From the words of the photographer Konstantin Titov : We flew in a helicopter over the MKAD (Moscow Automobile Ring Road).  We flew over the entire ring at an altitude of 150 meters and a duration of about 50 minutes. Because of the heat the engine had to work at …