Spending the weekend away from the city meant a perfect opportunity to use my old Nikkor AF f/1.4 50mm. I’d fixed it up on the Sony alpha with an adapter a while ago but never really got the time to use it much, especially because it only works with MF and it’s a bit uncomfortable in some […]
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If you genuinely enjoy food, you must have heard about Thai food and the extraordinary street food culture of this fantastic country. I must admit, one of the reasons Thailand was top of the list among countries to visit in Southeast Asia was its culinary reputation. Thailand is a country where you can eat fresh and […]
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Who said London houses are boring?! Have a stroll through a typical east London neighbourhood and you will notice a myriad of welcoming coloured doors.
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Winter never quite comes around the southern coast of Spain.
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Spending Christmas outside Valencia was a last-minute decision and so we chose Madrid since neither of us had been before and thought a few days would be a good introduction to the capital. As per the usual custom, we decided on AirBnb for accommodation. A lovely one I must say, situated in an ex-commercial center building […]
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Albufera is a short car drive from the city of Valencia. Perfect for a Saturday brunch escapade it is also the largest lake in Spain, one of the most important wetland areas in the Iberian Peninsula and the setting for many of the works of Blasco Ibañez. The area looks like an intricate web of […]
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May this year be filled with endless possibilities. Valencian tiles gathered on the way.
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Controversial or not this place is mesmerising. One cannot deny the feeling of being almost instantly transported into a utopian land where cars should be flying in between the metal strings of the bridge instead of running on the roads.
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I’ve recently managed to visit The City of Arts and Sciences during day-time. It is a magnificent site. Even though it wasn’t a proper sunny day the buildings still reflected the light beautifully. It was almost surreal.
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My excitement sky rocketed today. It’s 6th of November in this part of the world (Spain – Valencia) and people are still going to the beach!! I was amazed, I mean it might be the normality here but I’m not used to it. Me and my partner took a bike ride to see the sea […]
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One thing is certain, the colour of the sky is the deepest most appealing blue one can ever imagine. Gorgeous! Yeah, I know there isn’t a picture here to prove I’m right but trust me, you would be stunned. I’ll come back with more pictures.
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