The Kiss and Gustav Klimt

  I was quite captivated by his distinct style of juxtaposing beautiful, intimate imagery with disturbing, unpleasantries. Apparently he was quite revolutionary for his time. The Death and Life painting below is an excellent example.   Wikipedia entry embedded below…   [wiki-embed url=’http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gustav_Klimt’ no-edit no-contents ]  

I’m down with OBB

Our very first EuroNight train ride from OBB was quite fascinating. Our 2 person sleeper car with an ensuite shower and WC was more than what we expected – understandably a little cramped but well designed to say the least (there were even two chairs and a fold out table). To me, I was acting […]