A historic train journey to former slate mining mecca

The sun beams down on Porthmadog and reflects in the water of the marina. It’s a beautiful september day in the Gwynedd region of North Wales. I enjoy a nice walk down the… Continue reading

Portmeirion in North Wales – an explosion of colour and creativeness

I imagine it would be a bit surreal if you came across this place by a coincidence… walking through the woods in North Wales and suddenly discovering this almost magical spot through the trees.… Continue reading

Cardiff: Princes & Paupers is a vintage wonder

I discovered it by a coincidence as I was shooting some photos in the lovely Castle Arcade in downtown Cardiff. My favourite of the Victorian and Edwardian arcades in the Welsh capital. I… Continue reading

Unique Accommodation: Luxury retreat in the heart of Wales

It must have taken a lot of imagination for Gareth and Sian to get started with their amazing project in Mid Wales. To transform and old and run down barn into a 5… Continue reading

Photo Feature: Harbour-life on West Funen in Denmark

Coming back to Denmark from time to time I like to get around and see my own country through the eyes of a visitor – not at least when it comes to my… Continue reading

Travel by steam to Devil’s Bridge with the Vale of Rheidol Railway

It squeaks and rumbles gently along the narrow gauge tracks, and once it a while it lets out a happy toooooot. Travelling on the Vale of Rheildol Railway is an authentic train experience,… Continue reading

Wales: Aberystwyth – The unmissable gateway between north and south

Arriving at Aberystwyth in Mid Wales by train is a bit surreal. After rolling through the open marshland surrounding the remote Dovey Junction train platform – which seems to be placed in the… Continue reading

Live from… Denmark: Back home after 5 months

Early Tuesday morning I arrived back in Denmark from London, having spent the night awake at Stansted Airport to catch a 7.20 flight. A sleep deprived zombie. It was a long night indeed… Continue reading

Live from… Blaenau Ffestiniog, Wales

Tonight I am writing from Blaenau Ffestiniog in the mountains of North Wales. A place I never thought I would spend a night – but that’s what makes travelling so interesting. To discover… Continue reading

Live from… Aberystwyth, Wales: An unexpected meeting

It was a bit surreal to arrive in Aberystwyth early this afternoon. For a couple of hours after changing trains in Shrewsbury in England, the scenery was all green and dotted with hundreds… Continue reading