Sunday 21 July 2024

Want coffee???

Of course! It was a cold winter day. And yes, it was delicious.

Saturday 20 July 2024

A rare sight

A Trabi! Aka Trabant, German for satellite. They stopped building them in 1991, in Zwickau, former GDR, East Germany. Seen 5 minutes from where I live, just next to my bakery. More info here.

Sunday 14 July 2024


Not sure about summer -rain, rain and more rain here- , but the blues is on.

Saturday 13 July 2024

Friday 12 July 2024


A very old photo...As usual, more wonderful b&w photos from my blogging mates

Wednesday 10 July 2024

Tuesday 9 July 2024

CAC Valencia

A really amazing place, the Ciutat de les Arts i les Ciéncies, aka city of arts and sciences (in Catalan), Valencia, Spain. More info here.

Monday 8 July 2024

A Monday mural

Nils Holgersson in Tirana, Albania. Based on a famous book by Swedish author Selma Lagerlöf.

More Monday Mural right... here.

Sunday 7 July 2024


A lonely traveller waiting for... someone, something?

Click HERE for more weekend/street reflections.

Saturday 6 July 2024

Shopping done

The woman on the left was waiting behind me at the veggie stall. Now, we're both waiting for the tramway, in opposite directions. Craving for a nice shakshuka from my favourite cook's recipe !

More weekend street reflection here

Friday 5 July 2024

Saturday 29 June 2024

A weekend reflection

Big cranes, what's left of the old river port. Now a lively area, with a cinema complex with over 30 screens, shopping mall, big public library, restaurants, a music academy, even a sandy beach during summer (no swimming though).

More weekend reflections


Tuesday 25 June 2024

Friday 21 June 2024


Seen in Salvador Dali's house, in Figueres, Catalunya, Spain.

More b&w

Thursday 20 June 2024

Stern looking dude

At the angle of a souvenir shop next to the cathedral. A 1616 building, a classified historical monument. 

Wednesday 19 June 2024

Monday 17 June 2024


Neither LePen nor her gang. The far right grievously harms LGBTQIA+.

 A political post. Photo taken at last Saturday's Gay Pride in Strasbourg. As you might now, we might soon have a far right government, a party founded by former members of the SS. I hope I don't need to tell you what I think about...

Saturday 15 June 2024

Notre Dame

I ventured into the cathedral for the first time in ages. Unusually, there were no long queues, for once.

Thursday 13 June 2024

Hello, mate!

A temporary construct at the cathedral. Ideal for a nap, or for a good book.

Wednesday 12 June 2024

Monday 10 June 2024


Hot musical cat on a hot glass recycling bin.

More Monday murals right... here.

Saturday 8 June 2024

Silver Karl

 Karl Malden in Belgrade.

Another photo of him, from my friend Pat:

Friday 7 June 2024

... and a bottle of rum!

Very old photo, 14-16 years ago, in  Sitges, near Barcelona. This is a symbol for a company founded in Cuba in 1862, by Señor Facundo Bacardi Masso, born in Sitges in 1814. Try guessing the

More b&w


Thursday 6 June 2024

One Europe

European elections next Sunday. Europeans, please: VOTE! This is important!!!Don't let the far right win even one more seat!

Wednesday 5 June 2024


Yesterday morning, on a very rare sunny day. Will it last??? We're having the wettest spring on record, flooding everywhere. Some villages and town have been flooded for the 6th time... this year.

Tuesday 4 June 2024