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St Peter’s Basilica and an amazing sunset | Vatican City

A very special view of St. Peter’s Basilica at the Vatican City  (Italian: Basilica di San Pietro in Vaticano) and the St. Angelo Bridge (Italian: Ponte Sant’Angelo) in Rome, Italy became even more special with this amazing sunset and clouds. St. Peter’s Basilica is a Late Renaissance church located within Vatican City. Designed principally by Donato Bramante, Michelangelo, […]

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2014: My year in photographs

As 2015 is just around the corner, I took the time to look back at this awesome year, all the trips, all the amazing people I met during the trips, all the stories and photographs. I could not feel more grateful for all the places I visited this year and all the experiences I lived. […]

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An epic sunset at the Roman Forum |Rome, Italy

Although the Colosseum is allegedly the main attraction in Rome, Italy, it was in the Roman Forum, surrounded by the ruins of several important ancient government buildings dated from the 7th century BC, that I felt all the awesomeness of Rome. It is just amazing to be able to, today, stand beside all these buildings where the […]

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Boca do Inferno | A unique rock formation in Portugal

Earlier in september I had the pleasure to visit for the second time this scenic cliff formation located west of Cascais, Portugal known as Hell’s Mouth (Boca do Inferno in portuguese), formed by the erosion of a weak vein of limestone in the cliff face. This initially lead to a cave being excavated which slowly expanded over […]

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Civita di Bagnoregio | Jewel on the Hill

A small jewel I found on my way from Rome to Florence during my trip to Italy earlier in September. I am so happy that I found Civita di Bagnoregio after seeing so many photographs of this little town. Founded by the Etruscans about 2.500 years ago, Civita is perched on top of a hill among […]

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