Sanatorio San Gottardo

About two years ago, on the way home from vacation, we stopped at an old sanatorium in the Swiss mountains. Later we heard that some supernatural things seem to happen here… a colleague told me that he was there with four friends – and they Continue Reading

Sanatorio San Gottardo

About two years ago, on the way home from vacation, we stopped at an old sanatorium in the Swiss mountains. I started several times to work with the pictures – but was never satisfied with the outcome: we had blue sky without any hint of Continue Reading

This Boot was made for Walking

Once made for walking, the retired boot sits at the door, looking out to the green world.

Main Entrance

The main entrance from the inside of the Château Lumière. A big door sheds light on the stairs to the ground floor.

Château Lumière

Most likely the big atrium which lets the light shine through the roof to all floors gave the Château Lumière the name. An amazing atmosphere welcomes the visitors after entering the main door. The big entrance hall looks majestic and in a way mysterious – Continue Reading

Entrance

The entrance of the Château Lumière, an abandoned villa in Alsace, France. The building looks impressive considering that once upon a time it was “just the villa” of a Swiss tobacco tycoon family. Though there would be enough space for more than one family only…