Star Trails

Ever since Peter discovered star trails, he’s enjoyed taking shots like this whenever it is possible. As he uses just a compact camera and not a DSLR, he takes multiple shots and stitches them together. This one was taken on the peninsula in Sorrento on a clear summer night. It doesn’t always turn out but…

Italy – Platform beaches

After Positano’s pebble beach, we decided to scout out the “beach” in Sorrento. Our hotel was by the sea and boasts of swimming facilities. But you will have noticed that there is no beach at all. Hotels have these platforms extending out from the bottom of the cliffs into the sea. We actually had to…

Italy – Positano

“It is a dream place that isn’t quite real when you are there and becomes beckoningly real after you have gone” – John Steibeck At the start of this blog, I wrote briefly about the photo of St Peters Cathedral in Rome on our first trip to Italy. There were many other sights on that…