Travel Photo: Gubbio

Gubbio in northern Umbria, Italy

Cloudy skies over Gubbio in northern Umbria, Italy.

Travel Photo: Mieming

Mountain Sunrise in Austria

A beautiful mountain sunrise not far from Mieming in the Tirol region of Austria.

Travel Photo: Rome

Rome's Fontana di Trevi at Night

The most beautiful fountain in the world – Rome’s Fontana di Trevi at night.

Travel Photo: Milan

Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II in Milan

Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II is one of Milan’s most beautiful buildings. It connects the city’s two most famous landmarks, the Duomo and Teatro Alla Scala. It was the first shopping arcade of its type and was the prototype for future arcades built around Europe.

Travel Photo: Besalu

Besalu Medieval Bridge

The crooked Medieval bridge leading into Besalu, Catalonia. Besalu is an easy day trip from Barcelona.

Travel Photo: London

Tower Bridge London

London’s iconic Tower Bridge. You can visit the upper walkway for fantastic views of the city and the Thames.

Travel Photo: Cadaques

Cadaques Old Town in Catalonia

Cadaques harbour, not far from Salvador Dali’s former residence in Catalonia, Spain.

Travel Photo: Dresden

Dresden City at Night

Looking towards Dresden’s old town from the Festungsmauern Am Brühlschen Garten at the end of Brühl’s Terrace.

Travel Photo: Montpellier

Aqueduct St-Clément, Montpellier (Les Arceaux)

The 17th century Aqueduct St-Clément lit up in the early evening in Montpellier, France.

Travel Photo: Uzerche

Uzerche Limousin France

Medieval hilltop town Uzerche is a great place to stop if passing through the Limousin region in south-west France.

Travel Photo: London

Trafalgar Square London

Trafalgar Square on a typical cloudy day in London.

Travel Photo: Ljubljana

Ljubljana

Much of Ljubljana was rebuilt in Baroque and Vienna Succession styles after severe earthquakes in 1511 and 1895 and today is a mix of old and new.

Travel Photo: Munich

New Town Hall Munich Germany

Munich’s gothic revival style New Town Hall on Marienplatz.

Travel Photo: Salzburg

The Mirabell Gardens in Salzburg

The Mirabell Palace in Salzburg, Austria at twilight.

Travel Photo: Dresden

Schlossplatz Dresden Germany

Schlossplatz on the Elbe River in Dresden, Germany.

12 Countries 12 Photos

This week’s #FriFotos theme is ‘Best of 2011’. In 2011 I visited 12 countries and the following photos are my favourites from each country. Follow #FriFotos on Twitter to share your best of 2011.

Albania

Abandoned Factory in Berat

Australia

Goode Beach Albany

Austria

Sunrise in Tirol

Croatia

Sunset in Markarska

England

London Eye at Night

France

Annecy

Germany

Nuremberg's Beautiful Fountain

Italy

Duomo in Florence

Liechtenstein

Vaduz City Centre

Montenegro

Sunset Over Budva

Singapore

Tropical Singapore

Slovenia

Lake Bohinj

Travel Photo: Nuremberg

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Locals enjoying Nuremberg bratwurst in front of St. Sebaldus Church in Nuremberg, Germany.

Dresden at Night

I just arrived in Dresden and was surprised to see what a beautiful city it is. I love the architecture and can’t wait to explore more of the city tomorrow. Here are a few photos from my first night in Dresden.

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