Roundtrip through the Scottish Highlands

This picture gallery is a selection of pictures from a ten-day and 1450-miles roundtrip through northern Scotland starting and ending in Edinburgh. The SPIE conference on Astronomical Telescopes and Instrumentation was held in Edinburgh this year – a can’t miss opportunity for us to visit Scotland for the first time. After the week of the conference in the City we rented a […]

New gallery from Laguna del Laja added

End of March we visited together with our friend Guido from Switzerland the Laguna del Laja National Park near Antuco in the Bío-Bío Region some 500 km south of Santiago. We spent the long weekend at the Antucalhue Cottage right at the entrance to the park. On our first day we explored the park along the main […]

New picture gallery from Spitsbergen (Svalbard) published

Eventually I was able to prepare and publish the picture gallery from our circumnavigation of Spitsbergen with the Schooner bark Antigua in July 2013. We spent three exciting but also relaxing weeks sailing along the coastlines of Spitsbergen, exploring the islands and shores through extended hikes, and watch the fauna and flora of the arctic. The ice […]

New picture gallery from Southern Africa released

Here comes the long-awaited picture gallery from our tour to Southern Africa. We spent three exciting weeks in Namibia, Botswana and Zimbabwe in August this year. We drove with a rental car 4300 km from Windhoek, Namibia, to Kasane, Botswana, passing through the Namib Naukluft, Etosha, and Chobe National Parks. After some amazing first days and […]