This iconic building needs no explanation nor detail – it’s so famous! If you don’t know about it, you should definitely google it – there are so many amazing facts that can’t be listed here. The last time I was in Dubai I missed out going to Jumeirah Beach and seeing this in hotel in …
Another view of the mosque – I spent half a day there just going around appreciating the architecture, design and colours. And taking loads of pictures .
A classic shot of the Sheikh Zayed Mosque with the reflecting pool. A waited a long time to get this shot where a single person is walking in between the pillars but even then didn’t get the placement quite right.
A woman admires the the Assumption of the Virgin by Titian in the Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frar.
One of the many water bus stops/stations in Venice.
No trip to Venice is complete without a ride on a Gondola…. or is it? Having travelled alone, I did not fancy the awkward (and expensive) situation of being in a gondola alone… especially if the gondolier starts singing (they usually don’t). But it is amazing the amount of effort that these guys put in …
Meals and drinks by the Grand Canal are very popular in Venice especially for dinner where it becomes very difficult to get a table! Lots of little restaurants around the Rialto Bridge though.
The Cathedral of St. Michael and St. Gudula is amazing both inside and out. The architecture of the building, the amazing sculptures inside and the beautiful stained glass windows make this an amazing and wonderful building to visit and appreciate.