It had been a half-day trip to the Swedish capital including the open-air museum Skansen and then the Eurovision 2016 village. What better way to end it around the Gamla Stan on such a favourably warm evening.
After visiting Sigtuna in the day, somehow it felt like a great idea to make a night visit to Gamla Uppsala. Bike riding turned to a short bus trip that became an even shorter stay as the wind chill was colder than expected. At least a brief chance for night...
Some random planes going past while I wait for my LAN flight in the Iberia lounge. Only got my phone on me so the quality is crap even after corrections. I really can’t imagine being a plane spotter to be honest.
Somewhat luckily we were in Indonesia for the Solar Eclipse in March 2016. Unlucky in that we had nearly travelled further north and would have been better placed to witness it but the Gili Islands provided a rather unique viewing of it.
Is the night sky.
Uppsala like most cities in the Nordic regions gets quite dark in winter so why not dress everything up in lights!?
Driving back from the Sunshine Coast we pulled off of the Bruce Highway approaching Brisbane. Traffic was banked up a bit so we decided to stop for a short break. We discovered there’s a lookout a short but slightly steep walk up the old access road. We had great timing in the...
Spent our xmas eve on the beach watching the sunset at Brighton Beach.