Category Archives: Italy

Cross-dressing in Sardinia

On 28 February I was in Oristano in Sardinia. It was martedì grasso, Fat Tuesday, the last day of Carnival before Lent. Oristano has celebrated this day for a long time, 552 years to be precise, as the festival Sa … Continue reading

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Take me to Church! Photographing Houses of Worship in some of Europe’s most amazing locations

Yes, I borrowed the title from Hozier’s great song: “Take me to Church.” Hard to resist! After 20 plus years of travelling and photographing in Europe I came to realize that many of my favorite photographs feature churches as a main … Continue reading

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Moved by Travel

Pico Iyer had this to say about travel: You’re not traveling to move but to be moved. I’m sure this is not true for everyone, and it is but one reason to travel. But, it is an important reason. One … Continue reading

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