Posts about road

  • A score out of five

    Because I take so many photos, and because I like sharing photos online, I have to be critical of my results and only share the best. Mainly, so that people don’t get bored of seeing so much of my stuff.

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  • Col du Pierre Pertuis, Jura

    Pierre Pertuis

    In an unassuming bit of forest in the Jura mountains, a small road leads between the towns of Sonceboz and Tavannes, which leads up and over a small pass between the two neighbouring valleys. In the woods just before you get to Tavannes is a band of limestone cliff, in which there is an arch, […]

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  • Roads of the Gotthard

    We took a drive through the Alps last weekend, to photograph the famous curves of the old cobbled pass road at Tremola. The serpentine route leads up to the Gotthard Pass from Airolo and provides cyclists and driving enthusiasts with a slow but memorable experience. If visitors haven’t had enough of being jolted around on […]

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  • Rickenbach, Switzerland

    The rolling hills of Basel-Land

    Photographing picturesque villages amongst the rolling hills of canton Basel-Land.

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  • Susten Pass, Switzerland

    The view around the corner at Susten Pass

    Finding a magnificent view of a scene I know well, by going up a little road and turning a corner.

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  • Glorious Corners

    I adore the way that the road curves around the boulder, how a single tree grows from the top of this boulder, how the road is cambered to lean cars into the centre of the bend, how there’s a small parking place next to a well in the middle of the hairpin, and how there […]

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  • Arosa Road

    When I read online that the road leading up into the mountains from Chur to Arosa was particularly windy, I scoffed, having ascended the mountain passes on many occasions.

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  • Suilven, from the main road

    The Main Road in the Western Highlands

    During a day’s driving to the north western corner of Scotland this summer, much of the round trip to our destination was on a road like this.

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