Praha, Revisited

My brother gifted me a new prime lens, and I was trying to check the clarity and amount of details the images can produce. This particular fridge magnet is an embossed representation of the Charles bridge at Prague. The kit lens makes the image look flat, but with this one, the shot comes to life,…

350 Posts: And We’re Done For 2011!

The year ends and this is the perfect time of the year to reminisce and thank each and every one of you, who made the year-long journey worthwhile. While I achieved a lot this year, everything seems to get summed up this collage of pictures, and this one beautiful song, dated to 1995. Here is hoping…

Well Fed!

Strolling over the Charles Bridge, we spotted a beautifully lit restaurant at the side of the river. How cool would it be to actually enjoy a meal there? Well, I didn’t have to wait long, for the press event I went for had a beautiful dinner event planned out for us. What more could I…

Of Courage, Valor and Sacrifices

After quite a while, I am all set to take you back to the oldest statue at the Charles Bridge in Prague, the statue of St. John of Nepomuk. While one side of the base shows his loyal dog,  the other side depicts the confession of Queen Johanna and the saint’s death. The saint was…

Loyal Till The End!

On your stroll through the Charles Bridge, at Prague, Czech Republic, you would find tourists patting a pretty dog cast in gold.  This is at the foot of the oldest statue on the bridge, that of St. John of Nepomuk. History says that the Saint was thrown off the bridge in 1393 where he drowned and his loyal…

Monumental Bliss!

I seem to be bugging perfect strangers (yes, I am talking about you, my blogging friend!) with my constant rants about my first trip outside my country. But I can’t seem to get over the tourist syndrome I feel for Prague. In the picture, there are several beautiful monuments that describe the scenic beauty of…