Tag: view

Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood is one of the main sights of St. Petersburg, Russia. Also known as the Church on Spilled Blood, the Temple of the Savior on Spilled Blood, and the Cathedral of the Resurrection of Christ

St Petersburg, Russia

Our first view of Russia, from the air, was of frozen lakes, beaches covered by ice from the freezing sea and a bleak never ending landscape. That changed as the runway of St Petersburg airport came into view as the BA pilot landed (with a bump) and we taxi-ed to […]

Seljavellir, Iceland

South Iceland

Leaving the city and heading south along the ring road (by ring road, I mean the only big road that literally goes around the whole of Iceland), takes you out into the wild and with that, the sheer mind blowing beauty that Iceland has to offer.

Azores, Portugal

Azores, Portugal

An archipelago in the mid-Atlantic, the Azores are a well kept secret that is slowly appearing on the radar of more travellers thanks to EasyJet and Ryanair starting budget flights to the main island in 2016.