Posts about easter

The Road Is Closed

The road to the Susten Pass, before being cleared for the summer season. Read more, view this image larger and view more photos from the series on my website.

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Glorious Corners

Is it just too exquisitely geeky to have favourite corners? On a road like the one leading to the Susten Pass in Switzerland: I don’t think so. I adore the way that the road curves around the boulder and how a single tree grows from its centre. Read more, view this image larger and view […]

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Going The Extra Mile

I decided to take advantage of glorious warm weather and the Easter bank holiday to visit the closed stretch of road near the upper reaches of the Susten pass in Switzerland. Read more, view this image larger and view more photos from the series on my website.

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Rigi Kulm, Schwyz

Our first time on Rigi, high above the lakes of Lucerne and Zug on Easter Saturday. The view back up to the hotel and mountain-top transmission tower from the walk down to Goldau was like looking up at a model train set; enhanced by the evenly sized trees and appropriate red train.

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Gerzensee to Kiesen

Being Easter weekend, Jo and I decided to spend the weekend exploring new places. We started today by getting the train and bus to the top of a hill between Thun and Bern, to walk across the rolling hills with views of the Alps between Gerzensee and Kiesen. You can see the full route we […]

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Lindt Rabbits, Brienz, Switzerland

Things have been exceedingly busy over the last few weeks, not least because I have been working on something important in my private time. (I could tell you what it is, but then I’d have to kill you.) Suffice it to say, there hasn’t been much time for regular photography and I was so tired […]

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Green Thursday

In German-speaking countries, today is called "Gründonnerstag" ("Green Thursday"). The name comes from one of several suggested pre-15th century sources, including the liturgical colour green and the pagan celebration of the arrival of spring by eating green vegetables. In our office, we have no green vegetables handy, so we have a basket of small chocolate […]

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