lens-artists photo challenge #64: countryside

Amy, the countryside in my county Skåne (Scania) is very open … it’s a farmer county. Here we grow apples, grapes, sugar beets, leek, strawberries, onion, flax, potatoes, salix, corn, gains, pees, and of course rapeseed. We have about 7999 … Continue reading

a photo a week challenge; traditions

They say that if you are a true globetrotter is this one of the world festivals that you shouldn’t miss – up there with Rio, Madi Gras and the Carnival of Venice. Sweden’s Midsummer (‘Midsommar’ in Swedish) is the quintessential … Continue reading

my music moods (proud to be …)

…. a Swede in many ways, my heart is truly blue and yellow … our little country has in many ways made the difference to the world; lighthouse beacon flashing light, the dynamite, Skype, the pacemaker, the blowtorch, Volvo, multi-row … Continue reading

officially summer in skåne now??????!!!

… because we can use our Summer jo-jo card, that means that we have unlimited travel on all public transport inside our county, Skåne (Scania). It’s not for free … 699SEK/$74./£58/66€ and valid from 15th June to 15th of August. … Continue reading

cee’s fun foto challenge – the swedish colors (blue & yellow)

“When people ask me what equipment I use – I tell them my eyes.” Unknown “There is no blue without yellow and without orange” Vincent Van Gogh A rapeseed field in my county Skåne (Scania) – May 2014 “Marrakech taught … Continue reading

it’s tough to be a tour leader … (day 3)

… we both needed a bit of a lay-in for Sunday and with the weather prognosis not looking the best, so we decided to visit Elsinore, Denmark on the other side of the water and Kronborg castle (Hamlet’s castle). It … Continue reading