Funicular Railway

Heidelberg has two funicular railways connecting the old town and Königstuhl – the highest point in the city. The railway in the photo is the modern one running between Kornmarkt in the old town and Molkenkur. From there the one of the oldest electrical funicular railways takes you to top of the hill. Together the…

Weekly Photo Challenge: Serenity

This is my entry to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Serenity.” To check my other photo challenge entries see the Weekly Photo Challenge category.

Journey Through Middle Earth II

To match the season on the northern hemisphere the theme of todays Middle Earth screenshots is snow. For some reason I have always liked the wintry areas in games and there are many in The Lord of the Rings Online. From them I have chosen four for this gallery.

Weekly Photo Challenge: Shadowed

This is my entry to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Shadowed.” To check my other photo challenge entries see the Weekly Photo Challenge category.

Slug II

http://instagram.com/p/xjydYosmFA/ A fully grown red slug, Arion rufus, is 7 to 14 cm long. They have wrinkled surface and are often red-orange with dark tentacles. The respiratory pore is visible on the right side of the slug. For a different angle see this earlier post. The individual could  actually be a spanish slug or a black slug instead, since they are hard to distinguish…