a walk round the lake and the pyrenees
The lowest lake in the Park Nacional d’Aigues Tortes i Estany de Sant Maurici bathed under the sun of the last days of Spring gives a view to the snowed passes we left behind a few days before.
the bishop’s seat and a past of “reconquista”
The Crypt could not be carved into the rock and stands exceptionally level to the floor of the hall opposite to the throne of the bishop and the stalls.
hidden places and a past of “reconquista”
not even you would go there unless the sting of curiosity pulls you off the state road N230 and up the winding single line road to Montañana.
munich japan festival and the cosplay party
The cosplay community enjoyed the Japan Festival in Munich
remote vall de boi and preserved past
Unchanged because of the lack of regional wealth to turn them into a more modern Gothic version of themselves, after once the noble family of Erill, enriched after taking part on the “Reconquista”, commissioned them to the best Italian architects of the time.
saul leiter and following oneself
“A window covered with rain drops interests me more than a picture of a famous person” Saul Leiter
hackerbrücke and the last hour of sunday
Young folks enjoy the sunset on Sunday hanging around and about the foundry bridge structure of the Hackerbrücke in Munich. The arch bridge is one of the last remains of the 19th Century and went through a partial reconstruction after the WW2
the pyrenees and a seven days hike
The range shows nonetheless a harsher past with U-shaped glacier valleys and round ground granite bedrocks where now shy flowers root among their tiny crevasses.
heading to the pyrenees and a morning in the languedoc
A logistic night over on a trip from Munich to the Pyrenees becomes an immersive slow down experience.
dreamlike days and sleepless nights
Days pass dreamlike and nights end well before sunrise in a long wait for the breakfast hour.