Up & Down Chapel Street

Chapel Street, Melbourne is known for its retail outlets, restaurants and cafes. It also is well known for its different types of artistic endeavours like public murals and sculptures. But for this week I went UP and down the street and saw some beautifully painted DOORS of Traffic signal boxes and other kinds of SQUARE…

Montserrat Windows Through My Pen

“Tomorrow we will do beautiful things.” – Antoni Gaudi Montserrat is a spectacular Benedictine abbey just about an hour away from Barcelona, Spain. While I stood in the middle of the grounds of the monastery…I could feel and hear the tranquility of the place. I don’t know why, but although there were many people there…

Columns, Verticals & Squares in Budapest

“Being a square keeps you from going around in circles.” – J. Vernon McGee Budapest has a grand array of iconic architectures … with arches and rows of columns at the Fisherman’s Bastion to the St Stephen Basilica towering over Budapest and the Roman columns of the Heroes Square. This is for overlapping challenges. Columns…

Oh what a year that was …. Melbourne

“Tomorrow is the first blank page of a 365-page book. Write a good one.” – Brad Paisley We are literally in the end of 2020. Same time last year, we were all getting ready for the festive fireworks display that was going to happen in a few hours. None of us expected what the next…

Here We Go Again!

“Everybody has to do their part.” After 61 days of Melbourne’s Covid Free streak, there are 3 new cases today. I know it’s not much but I still feel gutted.

Streets of the Philippines

“A street that you have never visited is a book that you have never read! You never know what you are missing! – Mehmet Murat Ildan Walking the streets of the Philippines is fun and exciting. It’s not hard to take shots of people unaware… whether it be the working class people, students, teachers, people…

Travel Challenge #10/10

“May your adventures bring you closer together, even as they take you far away from home.” – Trenton Lee Stewart YES… I did it! Finished the 10 day Travel challenge… and coincided with my last day of posting for the year. This last photo is from a Christmas market in Budapest…such amazing and enjoyable time!…

Travel Challenge #9/10

“The biggest adventure you can take is to live the life of your dreams.” – Oprah Winfrey I was nominated by Brian from Bushboys World to post one favorite travel picture a day for ten days without explanation, then to nominate someone else to participate. That’s 10 days, 10 travel images, and 10 nominations.  Photos…

Travel Challenge #4/10

“Travel makes one modest. You see what a tiny place you occupy in the world.” – Gustave Flaubert I was nominated by Brian from Bushboys World to post one favorite travel picture a day for ten days without explanation, then to nominate someone else to participate. That’s 10 days, 10 travel images, and 10 nominations. …

Travel Challenge #3/10

“We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.” – Jawaharial Nehru I was nominated by Brian from Bushboys World to post one favorite travel picture a day for ten days…

Windows of Miss Marple’s Tea Room

“Miss Marple enjoys every minute of her existence and is not worried about getting old.” – Geraldine Mcewan The last one for my series about the gorgeous town of Sassafras is about the windows of the Miss Marple’s Tea Room. Back story: Miss Marple is a fictional character in Agatha Christie’s crime novels and short stories….

Pink

“Friends are like flowers. They bring colour to our world.” – unknown FOTD Please click photo to enlarge.