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Grilling carp (Osijek)

Grilling carp outside a restaurant in Tvrđa, the old fortress in Osijek, Slavonia, Croatia. © Rudolf Abraham. All Rights Reserved. Click here to license this image and for more photos of Croatia. D700 + 14-24/2.8 Photo copyright © Rudolf Abraham. All rights reserved. This image may not be copied, stored, distributed or published in any …

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Slow Food, Macedonia

Stevce Donevski, local Slow Food ambassador, preparing sol in front of the Donevski family’s guesthouse in Kratovo, Macedonia. Sol is a traditional speciality of Kratovo, a small town in northeast Macedonia, made with dried herbs and spices pounded together and served as an accompaniment with bread or other food. © Rudolf Abraham. All Rights Reserved …

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Istanbul (1): The fishmonger

Fishmonger in the streets surrounding the Egyptian or Spice Bazaar, Istanbul, Turkey. © Rudolf Abraham. All Rights Reserved. Shot earlier this year while working on a feature on Turkish coffee (no connection with the fishmonger, except his location by the Spice Bazaar!) for Royal Wings, the inflight magazine of Royal Jordanian Airlines. Click here to …

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Krakow Christmas Market

Stall selling food at the Christmas Market on the main square in Krakow, Poland (7 December 2013). Krakow’s old city centre is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and its huge main square (Rynek Glowny) is the largest medieval town square in Europe, measuring some 200m x 200m, its centre dominated by Europe’s oldest commercial cloth …

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Istrian interlude (2)

More images from my recent trip to Istria, Croatia, while working on the new guidebook, Istria. The Bradt Travel Guide. Award-winning local beekeeper and honey producer Dario Vežnaver, in the medieval hill town of Oprtalj (Portole) Oprtalj (Portole) The dry bed of the River Mirna at Kotli, near Roč and Hum. It had been an …

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