The Rush of Humanity:   We are like ants streaming forth from the proverbial piles searching for the known, unknown, youth and droll. We take to the streets and beaches reaching for miles following patterns in an ant-like rush to reach our goal. Posted as part of the Weekly Photo Challenge – HumanityRead More →

One of my first trips to Europe was exploring Switzerland with two of my best friends, R&M. They are Swiss born and took us to several fantastic locations, one being the Bernese Alps. This picture was taken from the summit as we were waiting for another cablecar to take our trip back down from the overlook to the village below .  We were very lucky that it was a clearer than normal day and the Schilthorn Eiger peak was quite visible.  I think it’s Eiger from looking at other images.  Let me know if I need corrected. 🙂 A little information about the Schilthorn fromRead More →

The featured image was taken in Old Town Bern, Switzerland during a trip in 2005 to visit our good friends at their Twann summer home.  Their summer home is in a small vineyard area nestled along the grape fields in historic Twann just a short drive from Bern.  The image of the house below below is from Twann while the featured image and other images below are from Bern. Though, they had a city apartment in Bern, most of our trip was centered from Twann.   The two following picture came from the Old Town section of Bern where along the Aar River.   The Old Town was restored in the 18th century but thankfully kept it’s original old world charm.  This is oneRead More →