Christmas Market in Strasbourg

Image of people walking among festive street stands and merry-go-round in Broglie Square near the Cathedral in Strasbourg during the Christmas Market.In Strasbourg there are 12 Christmas Markets which make this city a real Christmas Capital. You can buy royalty free editorial license for this image on Shutterstock You can … Continue reading

Scottish Warriors

Two medieval Scottish warriors fighting in front of the audience during the “Week-end de L’ascension-Grand Fête médiévale” in Nogent le Rotrou in France.This was a historical reenactment festival around the Saint Jean Castle. This image is an invitation to browse my interesting collection of Medieval Characters. You can see with … Continue reading

Saint Malo

Image during the low tide time of the walled port city of Saint Malo,in Brittany in northwestern France on English Channel. Saint Malo is one of the most visited place in Brittany. In the past here was the home of the corsairs. Here was born Jacques Cartier who discovered, between … Continue reading

Medieval Entertainers

A couple disguised as cave-people performing for entertaining the spectators, during a historic reenactment close to the fortress walls in Rodemack,France. It was bad weather there. It was cold and snowing slightly.The temperature was below 0 Celsius degree. However the performers decided to start the show.Their decision stimulated me to … Continue reading

Portrait of a Blacksmith

Portrait of a blacksmith working near the fire during a reenactment festival in Nogent le Rotrou , France. You can buy royalty free license for this image on www.istockphoto.com Come and discover the magic world of Medieval Europe.

Notre-Dame de Paris

Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris located on the Ile de la Cite is one of the most famous Gothic Cathedral in the world. Discover more images from Paris

Clock Tower in Sighisoara, Romania

Citeste in limba romana Image of the Clock Tower from Sighisoara,Romania.Sighisoara is a city and municipality on the Târnava Mare River in Mures County, Romania. Sighisoara is considered to be one of the most beautiful and well preserved inhabited citadel in Europe,with an authentic medieval architecture. You can buy royalty … Continue reading

Dutch Landscape

Citeste in limba romana Dutch landscape with traditional windmills in Zaanse Schans. You can buy royalty free license for this image on AlamiVisit my growing collection of images from Netherlands

Venetian Masks

Citeste in limba romana Close up image of colourful masks during the Canival of Venice.Selective focus on the eyes of the red mask. In my personal classifications of the best places to visit in the world, after Kyoto, Venice is on the second place.I will continue to explore this unique … Continue reading

Venetian mask

Citeste in limba romana Venice,Italy,February 26th 2011:Portrait of a person wearing a characteristic mask during the Carnival of Venice nights. This year I discovered Venice.I consider this image a link between my old passion, Kyoto, and my new passion, Venice. This woman wears a traditional Venetian mask and a Japanese … Continue reading

Venetian celebration

A group of people wearing traditional medieval Venetian costumes celebrating on a street terrace in Venice during the Carnival days. You can buy this image here.

Flute performance abstract

Detail of hands of a flute player during a medieval music performance. You can buy this image here.

Medieval troubadour

Medieval troubadour tunning his traditional string instrument during Week-end de L’ascension-Grand Fete medievale in Nogent de Rotrou, France, 13-16.05.2010. You can buy this image here