Seats in the Main Street

“Happiness is… empty seats next to you on a plane!” – unknown This is the last post from my day trip to the Mornington Peninsula in Victoria, Australia. It just shows how much beauty the place has, as I have 7 parts to this series. These are seats that can be found in the Main…

Seats By the Beach

 “Happiness is A quiet spot by the sea to just be.” – unknown Pull Up a Seat near the beach with an awesome panoramic seascape. Mornington Peninsula #5 Please click image to enlarge. Benches in the main town.

Some Quirky Seats

“Old empty chairs are not empty in reality, memories always sit there!” – Mehmet Murat Ildan After taking you with me to see the doors of the town.. here now are some quirky seats in Sassafras. Sassafras #4 Please click image to enlarge

Visiting a Friend

“No matter what happens… some memories can never be replaced.” – unknown   Our family friend passed away right after the pandemic started and we weren’t even able to give him a proper send off. So now that we are able to do so, this is a long overdue visit. Hubby and I went to…

The Benches at Pioneers Park

”Everyone is in the best seat.” – John Cage Melbourne has just reopened its doors to dining in. And what better way to enjoy this brand new feeling of freedom than to visit our local cafe. The Pioneers@Primary Park is located in the Southeast of Melbourne and is my favourite  place to have coffee and…

The Convent in Daylesford

“Built on a hill to be close to heaven. And it still is…” – conventgallery.com.au So many occasions have I been to Daylesford, the Spa Region in Central Victoria, and each time is always like a new adventure. This time I will take you to the Convent Gallery Daylesford. It boast of a gallery of…

Warratina Lavender Farm

“Lavender – the Color and Scent of Relaxation, Youthfulness, Creativity, Imagination, Optimism.” – unknown This is the Warratina Lavender farm in Wandin Yallock in Victoria. Pull Up a Seat Some rustic wooden benches

Mosaic Seats in Brunswick Street

“Everyone is in the best seat.” – John Cage It is still three more weeks before the (fingers crossed) lifting of strict lockdown restrictions so I just searched on my archives for some photos for Xingfumama’s Pull Up a Seat Challenge. I found these mosaic seats in Brunswick Street which were commissioned works of Giuseppe…

The Benches at St Paul’s Cathedral

“Always find a time to sit on a humid autumn bench to feed the poor birds or to think of the dying leaves.”-Mehmet Murat ildna The St Paul’s Cathedral is one of the most recognisable and iconic buildings in central London. And here is the churchyard with its beautiful benches on a wet autumn day….

Opening Old Doors and Sitting on Wooden Benches

“Today is a marvelous day to start something new. Are you ready?” -unknown It is not an option for Victorians to walk over 5 km for exercise, so here I am doing a door and chair expedition in my local wetlands. Nothing fancy, just a suburban town with wooden benches and metal doors…. For Norm’s…

A Hidden Laneway in Edinburgh

“There’s no leaving Edinburgh, No shifting it around: it stays with you, always.” – Robert Louis Stevenson Edinburgh is an old city and it has lots of narrow cobblestone laneways which surprisingly opens up to a wonderful area such as this. This is for Xingfumama’s Pull Up a Seat Challenge- A Hidden Laneway in Edinburgh…

A New Genre of Art

This is a fun post, and if you are ever in Manila in the coming years, post Covid-19, you better go and visit the Art In Island located in Quezon City (a few minutes or an hour from the NAIA International Airport depending on the traffic). This is a 3D Interactive Museum for the young…