Photography in Stockholm

So, I’m in Sweden! I arrived in Stockholm earlier this week, and so far I’ve done some work and gone to the climbing gym. I haven’t seen much of the city yet, but… Continue reading

The Best Museum in the World Is in Zagreb

I spent my last two nights in Croatia in Zagreb, and on my final night, I visited a wonderful museum that I had been looking forward to seeing since I first started researching… Continue reading

Plitvice (With Regrets)

I’d seen some incredible photos online of Plitvička Jezera, the national park in the middle of Croatia that features a huge series of lakes, impressive cascading waterfalls, the clearest blue-green water, and a… Continue reading

Split for a Day

After taking the (very) early morning ferry over from Hvar (sadly 6:30a and 7:30a are the only options), I spent the day in Split. It’s a nice city with some interesting corners. The… Continue reading

Hvar island by scooter

I’d met a new friend on the ferry back from Palmižana, and after a series of happenstantial meetings on the main square this morning, this Frenchman and I ended up renting a scooter… Continue reading

Croatia: Land of the non-sandy “sandy beach”

When the waves crash on the beach, they make a lovely sound as they trickle back through to the water. It is mid-afternoon, and a group of men on one of the boats… Continue reading

Hello Hvar

The church on Hvar Town’s main square rings its bells for a full minute at six o’clock in the morning, every morning. At first you think it is ringing the hour — six… Continue reading

A Small Experience

On my train from Budapest to Zagreb, I had a small experience. I shared my six-seat compartment first with an older Hungarian woman who got off about 50 miles from the Croatian border.… Continue reading

Mai Manó, Hungarian Photographer

After perusing the stalls at Central Market Hall this morning with my parents (and buying a tiny framed etching of the Chain Bridge), I spent the rest of the day on my own.… Continue reading