I’ve just read ‘Bone and Blood’ by Margo Gorman. It’s the Irish Berlin novel, and I really enjoyed it. It’s a different perspective on a slice of European history, based on fragments of a true story. It’s about a young Irish woman who escaped from her village to shiny, glamorous Berlin in the 1930’s, and got […]
The Sanssouci Palace is the former summer palace of Frederick the Great, King of Prussia, in Potsdam, near Berlin. It is often counted among the German rivals of Versailles. Wikipedia Old photos from a walk in the park on a sunny winter’s day in 1990, scanned.
Black and white street photos of Berlin, taken at the very end of 1990 (the year after the wall came down), in and around Prenzlauerberg (mostly) Scanned black and white prints
Click an image to view slideshow Old Delhi on a cycle rickshaw, mostly, July 2014
Click an image to view slideshow Ladakh in and around Leh and Alchi, and featuring a little of the Hemis festival, July 2014
Click an image to view slideshow A road trip from Amritsar to Ladakh, on the Manali – Leh road, through McLeod Ganj, Mandi, Manali and over the tops, July 2014