Arches

“An arch consists of two weaknesses, which, leaning on each other, becomes a strength.” – Leonardo da Vinci Arch as defined by Merriam Webster is: a typically curved structural member spanning an opening and serving as a support.  An arch isn’t just beautiful but it teaches us this … All of us have weaknesses that…

Then & Now

“Every trip is lived three times: when you dream of it, when you go, and when you remember it.” – unknown UPDATE: I believe Australia is rather in a good place right now…with regards to the Pandemic. Melbourne has recorded 23 days of zero cases of Covid-19. Christmas is back on for Victorians with a…

These are a Few of my Favourite Purples

“I don’t have a purple problem, I have a purple passion!” – Jackie Harmon Sweeney    It seems that I have just been waiting for this challenge to bring out all my archived purples and violets (or indigo, lavender, lilac, amethyst). Isn’t it obvious that I have a purple passion? CFFC  Please click image to…

Focus on Budapest

“Wherever you go becomes a part of you somehow.” – unknown Budapest is one of the most photogenic city of Europe. So for Patti’s Lens Artist Photo Challenge for this week, with the topic of Focus on the Subject, I have decided to feature this beautiful city. The photo above is the Hungarian Parliament. Leading…

Wanderlust… when Budapest turns to Gold

“BUDAPEST… IS IN fact almost LUDICROUSLY beautiful.” – Anthony Bourdain The iconic Parliament of Budapest taken during the Night River cruise. Water Water Everywhere A trip to Budapest won’t be complete without having an Evening River Cruise. It is a wonderful discovery of how Budapest looks like at night and it is spectacular. It is…

Is It Real?

“Remember that what you believe will depend very much on what you are,” – Noah Porter Here are some unusual murals that make me want to think it is for real. This is for Norm’s Thursday Doors Challenge and for BeckyB’s July Squares- SquarePerspectives – is It Real? Painting of Doors on a building in…

Wandering Szentendre

“Towns are like people. Old ones often have character, the new ones are interchangeable.” – Wallace Stegner   Szentendre is a Hungarian old town that can easily be wandered on foot. It is a charming small town with cobbled streets, pretty churches, colourful buildings, loveable street deco of umbrellas and lampshades, art galleries and souvenir…