Polar Lights, Artic Surf & Lofoten from a birds view
Gravity…, by John Mayr is a great song and describes pretty well how I felt, writing this blogpost. There are moments and places which monopolize me totally, like getting pulled by a gravitational field towards the core. If contentment could be sized, heaviness would be its measurement. I felt delighted, content and centered at that place […] Der Beitrag Polar Lights, Artic Surf & Lofoten from a birds view erschien zuerst auf Itchy Feet.
The Lofot 68° N. Norway, Part II
Slowly we were making our way towards the intersection Nr.888 which connects with the E10 just shortly after Vestpollen and continues to Svolvær, the most prominent city of Lofoten. Still dizzy from what was laying behind us we were breathless by the first visual encounter ‘around the corner.’ No wonder that we called almost everything ‘excessively […] Der Beitrag The Lofot 68° N. Norway, Part II erschien zuerst auf Itchy Feet.
A visual & emotional introduction of Lofoten, 68° N
I feel unwell by trying to subsume terms like virginity or nativeness into words. Only the name subsume causes me shivers, presses and confines the whole dimension of immensity. A paradox, subsume and immensity! Being here to enjoy the spaciousness of raw and pure nature, in all facets and elements, sparks off the fire of […] Der Beitrag A visual & emotional introduction of Lofoten, 68° N erschien zuerst auf Itchy Feet.
Triple A – For Attersee, Austria and my summer at the Lake
Nestled like a jewel, framed by hills and mountains lies the crystal clear lake Attersee. The multifarious colours are just unbelievable and lake Attersee, which is situated in the upper Austrian region of Salzkammergut, is the biggest lake in Austria which is entirely in Austria. Distinctive mountains like the Schafberg (1783 m), southwest of the lake, or Höllengebirge (1862 m), southeast […] Der Beitrag Triple A – For Attersee, Austria and my summer at the Lake erschien zuerst auf Itchy Feet.
Oman – Part II, Wahiba Sands & Al Hajar Mountains
Fascinating, moving and an oriental mixture of ‘Thousand and One Nights’ (by Alfred E. Green) with modern times… were our first impressions and experiences in Muscat, the Sultanate of Oman. As usual and like most of the time by arriving at a country I haven’t been before I got overwhelmed by the wave of new impressions. In situations […] Der Beitrag Oman – Part II, Wahiba Sands & Al Hajar Mountains erschien zuerst auf Itchy Feet.
Oman – Part I, Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque & Off-road Tour Sugar Dunes
After 80 days around the world… I landed in Muscat, the capital city of the Sultanate of Oman. For this last phase of my three month long trip I am not prepared at all, but I do not have to be, Christiane took over and checked all the necessities. Christiane visited Oman in December 2016 for her […] Der Beitrag Oman – Part I, Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque & Off-road Tour Sugar Dunes erschien zuerst auf Itchy Feet.