Istanbul – The Home of Two Continents

The first thing I can say about Istanbul is, I can’t wait to go back. I purposely took a longer flight back to the US with a 24-hour layover just to have the… Continue reading

2014 French Open – Roland Garros Paris

After years and years of watching the French Open on a television set from the other side of the Atlantic, I finally got the chance to attend in person this year. Four matches later… Continue reading

Paris in the Summertime

I believe I can comfortably say that Parisiens love to sit around and talk. Hanging out with friends at a café or along the Seine are well-established pastimes. The Canal Saint-Martin, which runs… Continue reading

Exploring Prague, Czech Republic – Part II

During this recent trip to Prague, I was blessed with a few days of great sunlight. I most often like my photos to be filled with bright sunlight but since it was rising… Continue reading

Exploring Prague, Czech Republic

Along the banks of the Vltava River, the city of Prague has played an important role in European history dating back over 1,000 years. On my recent trip there I was immediate struck… Continue reading

Paris by Night – Making it a Reality

Back in June I talked about the possibility of one day starting a “Paris by Night” series of photographs. At the time I wasn’t exactly sure what specifically a body of work like… Continue reading

Paris during the Holiday Season – Place Vendôme

The holiday season is a fun time to be in Europe. Small towns and big cities alike decorate with lights, christmas trees and host great holiday markets. Tucked away in one famous square… Continue reading

La nuit: la Seine et la tour Eiffel

If you are ever in Paris for vacation or only stopping through on your way to somewhere else in Europe, there’s a few ‘must-see’ places that I would recommend. One of my top… Continue reading

Notre Dame Cathedral at Night, Paris

Cathédrale Notre Dame de Paris is one of the most striking and recognizable churches in the world. Situated on Île-de la Cité along the river Seine in the heart of Paris, the cathedral stands out… Continue reading

Bologna, Italy – A Taste of Emilia-Romagna

Lying just to the southeast of Modena, in the heart of Northern Italy’s Emilia-Romagna region, the city of Bologna is a small treasure. There’s plenty to do for a wonderful weekend getaway or… Continue reading