Bird’s Eye View Over Zagreb

There is only one skyscraper on Zagreb‘s Main Square, but even that one will offer you great views over the city. On the highest floor, the most amazing observation deck and a bar are located. From 162 meters above the sea level, you can enjoy spectacular views of Upper Town and Downtown, beautiful parks and…

Bird’s Eye View Over Skopelos

I’m afraid of heights, I don’t even know how I reached the top of Agios Ioannis church in Skopelos, Greece. All I remember was how strong my heart was beating on my way up to the Agios Ioannis church where the wedding scene of the Mamma Mia movie was shot. When I reached the top,…

Bird’s Eye View over Amsterdam

Amsterdam is such a gorgeous city. To truly take in the mix of architectural styles, it must be seen from above! I visited Amsterdam for the first time in December and discovered Skylounge. The rooftop terrace and bar provide panoramic views over Amsterdam’s famous canals, the central station, Amsterdam Noord and many landmarks, including the…

Bird’s Eye View over Paris: Arch de Triomphe

Eiffel Tower is probably the most popular site in Paris, but the best views are definitely seen from the top of the Arch de Triomphe. This famous monument stands at the end of Champs-Élysées avenue and it was built between 1806 and 1836. There is an underground tunnel on the Avenue to get to the…

Bird’s Eye View Over Prague

This shot was taken from the top of St. Vitus Cathedral within the Prague Castle grounds during my semester abroad a few years back. It’s a steep climb up a narrow spiral staircase and I remember being so tired already from the uphill walk to the castle. But, wow, the view was worth it! One…

Bird’s Eye View Over London: London Eye

The London Eye lineups are really long and you think you may be in the queue for the rest of your life, however it moves very quickly. The capsules don’t actually stop they hover for a brief second so you can get onboard and they are off again, they are also wheelchair accessible. Once in…

December 2016 in Photos

December 2016 has been our most travel-filled month since we’ve been together. Here is the round up, from left to right, top to bottom: – gelato in Puglia, Italy on Christmas Day – octopus salad in Italy – breakfast at our rental in Italy – me at Oradea Fortress, Romania – us on New Year’s…

November 2016 in Photos

November was a rather cold month (end of fall!) and we didn’t travel very much either. From left to right, up and down: – Dungeon & Dragons role playing game with the guys – a sunny day when we went out to take photos – my hair color, highlights and a bit of pampering (early…