Rudolf Abraham

Award-winning travel writer and photographer specialising in Central and Eastern Europe.

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After a three year hibernation…

Born again – a photo blog resurrected After a three year hibernation, following a switch from to, from Photoshelter to Photodeck and from DSLR to mirrorless, I’m finally getting around to resurrecting this blog – which once upon a time, used to be quite a busy place. Click here to find the archive …

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Season’s greetings

Season’s Greetings Best wishes for Christmas and the New Year to all those following this blog – let’s hope it’s a better year for all in 2021. Thank you, and stay safe. For more images of the Lofoten Islands click here.


Rudolf is now on Instagram Clockwise from top left: Wiesberhaus (one of my favourite mountain huts anywhere), on the edge of the Unesco-listed Dachstein plateau, Austria; gold tree; evening light at Walthamstow Wetlands, London; Soča gorge, Slovenia; view across the Velebit Channel, Croatia; traditional stone huts in Istria, Croatia; the huge cliffs of Trisselwand …

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Walthamstow Wetlands (2)

Walthamstow Wetlands (2) Cormorants and pylons – two views of Lockwood Reservoir, Walthamstow Wetlands, London © Rudolf Abraham You can see more images of Walthamstow Wetlands here.


Walthamstow Wetlands (1)

Covering an area of 211 hectares, Walthamstow Wetlands in northeast London are one of the largest urban wetland areas in Europe, providing an extraordinarily rich habitat for birds and other wildlife. A SSSI (Site of Special Scientific Interest) and forming part of the Lee Valley RAMSAR Site (Wetland of Interational Importance), the 10 reservoirs of …

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