I could not take my hands off … the camera. Magic, pure magic was what I saw last weekend hiking across the wine-terraced hills of my home city Krems in the Danube river valley, situated at the gateway to the Wachau World Heritage landscape. Of course, I am always reminded by my lovely wine-growing friends that we are actually, “originally, from the Kamptal wine growing district (not the Wachau)!” However, my pride is now stretching “far across the borders” and from the Lower Austrian Kamptal into the neighbouring Krems and its magic wine-terraced Wachau hills. (It’s all a bit of a joke, really 😉 ). Krems is what I call home now for more than three years, yet still feeling like a first-time visitor during this magic autumn walk. Being the creative traveller I am, these colours simply touch the soul. And inspire. To Paint, photograph or just to relax and enjoy.
“Best Of” Autumn Colours: Ten Favourite Shots from Home
I took a long time after coming home from my three hours walk. It took me a while to settle down from my emotions and select 35 photographs for my Flickr Photo gallery from more than 100 snapshots, only to choose my top ten for the purpose of this article here. Enjoy the result. I look forward to your feedback!
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