While reviewing photos from my visit to Tallinn a few years ago, I stumbled upon a few images of the strangely haunting Maarjamäe War Memorial. This Soviet-era monument is not exactly off the beaten path, as it is listed in […]
Pontocho is a delightful neighborhood in Kyoto (Japan), a city absolutely packed with charming districts and corners. In actuality Pontocho is little more than a long, narrow street west of River Kamogawa and a few alleys that criss-cross it at […]
I’ve suddenly realised it’s been over a year and a half since I visited Japan (have a look at these two posts on lovely Takayama if you haven’t yet), and I’ve not published a single thing about Tokyo. It’s definitely […]
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“Tourists don’t know where they’ve been, travellers don’t know where they’re going”.
“It is more important to click with people than to click the shutter”.
“The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes”.
“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do.
So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover”.
“There are no foreign lands. It is the traveller only who is foreign”.
Robert Louis Stevenson
“To me, photography is an art of observation.
It’s about finding something interesting in an ordinary place…
I’ve found it has little to do with the things you see and everything to do with the way you see them”.