Category: Photo Stories

Helsinki street car

Helsinki street car

I was in Finland a few years ago and made a short trip to its capital, Helsinki. Helsinki, like most European capitals, is a city of public transit. Here, you see the electrified streetcar (tram) lines and overhead cables at an intersection (junction).

Fishing boats in bonavista, newfoundland

Fishing boats in bonavista, newfoundland

Fishing is a key industry in the eastern province of Newfoundland in Canada. During a visit to the northern part of the island, Bonavista, a few years ago I captured this photo of the fishing boats moored.

rain drops

rain drops

Rainy days offer plenty of creativity for the lover, for the farmer and for the photographer. Recently it rained where I live. It was not a heavy rain; just a little bit more than a drizzle and I shot this photo.

Abandoned cafe

Abandoned cafe

Years ago, during an all-inclusive trip to Puerto Morales, near Cancun, in Mexico, one afternoon I went for a walk and found this abandoned building that once hosted an Internet cafe and a tacos bar.

Fishermen at work in colombia

Fishermen at work in colombia

Fishermen in Colombia’s coastal town of Cartagena pull in a net to remove all the fish that were caught.

Iceberg

Iceberg

Two years, in the summer, I undertook my first ever cruise – the Alaska Cruise. One morning, as I walked on the deck and the captain announcing the arrival at an iceberg, I watched this scenario – mountains, snow-capped peaks, sea, fog and ‘bergy bits’  (Full Story)

Coca Cola vending machines

Coca Cola vending machines

The Coca Cola beverages company has its museum in Atlanta, Georgia, where the company’s headquarters is located. The museum has very interesting items, including these vintage vending machines.

The Old souk in dubai

The Old souk in dubai

When visiting Dubai, a trip to the old part of the town is a must. Among the adventures of the old town is the Old Souk. Souk, I have found out, means market or bazaar. The Old Souk is located in the Al Fahidi Historical  (Full Story)