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Frankfurt Early Evening

This photo was made at about the same location as the previous one, Frankfurt by Night, not on the roof though. Thinking about it, I should have posted this ahead of the night shot. Here you see the park-like area at the water, shot against the light at around 6-6:30 pm. Earlier, while waiting for …    Read more 

Frankfurt by Night

When I went back home to Germany for a visit, I met with an old friend in a fun restaurant by the river. The place is called Oosten. Even though there is no adjacent parking, the place was packed. It is located in front of the EZB. When you go to the roof, you will …    Read more 


Naturally grown sunflower field.   Read more 

Balancing Act

One more photo from my last trip to Germany: Darmstadt (Mathildenhöhe). The “Hochzeitsturm” (wedding tower), to the right, was planned and finalized in 1908 by Joseph Maria Olbrich (1867 – 1908). The tower was named Hochzeitsturm to honor the second marriage of Ernst Ludwig, Grand Duke of Hesse, and Princess Eleonore zu Solms-Hohensolms-Lich. Right next …    Read more 

Into the Light

I just came back from a trip to Germany. Among other sightseeing trips, we visited Bad Soden-Salmünster. This town offers a wellness bath, which is very nice and worth a visit, a graduation tower (occasionally referred to as a thorn house), and many other things making it worth your while.   Read more 

Reflecting Pool and Lincoln Monument

This photo was taken from the WW2 Monument, facing the Lincoln Monument. Although it was quite busy that day, like most days, it seems rather calm and quiet.   Read more