Doors, Doors, Doors

Doors, Doors, Doors

They come in all sizes, colours, styles and materials yet serve the same purpose – as an entrance to an establishment, building, business, house or residence. I’m talking about doors. It has always fascinated me how much time and artistic efforts were...
A View of Hamburg

A View of Hamburg

For visitors to Hamburg and even for most Hamburgers, city life revolves around the harbour, most commonly known as the Hamburg Hafen. And probably the best-known building in the Hafen is the Elbphilharmonie, fondly called “Elbie” by the locals. Accompany...
The Streets of Dublin

The Streets of Dublin

We arrived Dublin on a typical Irish spring day – grey, wet, cold and windy. As we got off the blue Air Coach bus and dragged our suitcase through O’Çonelly Street, one could already feel an energy in the air that cannot be dampened by either chill or...
Christmas Greetings from Q-Bits

Christmas Greetings from Q-Bits

Half the Quevenco clan are gathered to celebrate Christmas in Vienna, Austria this year. Three sisters, Cecile, Donna and Aimee, from the Philippines and one sister, Babette, from Brisbane have journeyed all the way to cold Vienna to be with their brother and his...
A Pilgrimage to Mariazell

A Pilgrimage to Mariazell

Located in the picturesque valley of Salza amid the north Styrian Alps, the city of Mariazell is rather small with a population of just over 3000 inhabitants. Yet, its reputation is larger than life. More than a million people visit the city each year. While some do...