Tag Archives: Sunrise


Tree Silhouettes at Dawn ~ Oman


While some people put on their best clothes and drink champagne for New year’s Eve, and others go have a wild party they’re probably going to forget about the next morning, we decided with a few friends to head out to the Sultanate of Oman and spend 5 days camping [...]

Pyrénées at dawn ~ France


Most people will tell you that the first day of the Camino de Santiago is the hardest day of the walk (starting from St. Jean Pied-de-Port) and I agree. Waking up at dawn in this old Basque village, at the foot of the Pyrénées mountains, I start my month long [...]

Burgos Cathedral ~ Spain


Waking up really early in the morning, before the city has awaken and walk in the empty streets is really blissful. It gives the whole city another dimension, a new face. This shot was taken at dawn, in Burgos, Spain. It’s one of the most famous cathedrals in the country [...]
The Burgos cathedral at dawn on the camino de santiago in spain.

Nature’s awakening


There is a certain bliss in witnessing Nature waking up. A chill autumn breeze was trying to scatter the thick morning mist. I had started walking before sunrise, my  finely decorated walking stick in hand and heavy backpack on my shoulders, guiding myself with a little headlamp trying to spot [...]
Nature awakening on the Camino de Santiago in Spain