One of the bedrooms at Ivars farm on Seurasaari in Finland, with a window looking out on the trees. When the russian Tsar Alexander I visited Finland in 1819, he stopped at Närpiö, where… Continue reading
This is a bit elusive, Look in the lower right corner of the window and see the squirrel tail. I didn´t manage to catch the picture before he was almost gone. He is… Continue reading
Two corners from Ivars farm, built in 1764 in Närpes in Finland. It was also an inn for travellers and Tzar Alexander visited the house in 1819 on his visit to Finland. The farm is… Continue reading
Today is the first of advent, the first of the four Sundays preceding Christmas. Advent means waiting and in Sweden one traditionally has a candle holder with four candles in it. On the… Continue reading
I am sharing this tiny lantern vine with The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: Tiny
Chaos on the streets around King´s Cross. I am sharing this post with The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: Chaos.
A very subtle transmogrification of Malmö town hall built in the sixteenth century. It has been rebuilt through the centuries and the facade is being touched up. I didn´t notice that the builders had covered the… Continue reading
The streets become beautiful and mystic in the lamplight of early mornings. The picture is taken in old town Malmö. I am sharing this post with The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: Shine.
Medieval castles usually had a moat and Malmöhus castle in Southern Sweden has one too. The castle was originally built in 1434 by Erik of Pomerania, then king of the unified Denmark, Sweden… Continue reading
A mottled fascinating reflection with birch trees on flooded ground taken on a walk along the beach on Drumsö – Lauttasaari in Helsinki at easter 2016 at the end of March. I am sharing… Continue reading