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…

Water Everywhere

“As water reflects the face, so does one’s life reflects the heart.” – Proverb 27:19 There is stillness in the water and calmness in myself whenever I go and see my little friends during my morning walk. The chirping of the birds, the quacking of the ducks, the sun shining brightly, beautiful reflections on the…

Three Little Baby Swans in the Wetlands

“Mama loves babies Babies love and adore Mom Truly unique love.” – unknown Oh no…it’s starting to rain. It’s so good I had come back already from my walk to see these little cuties. At the start of the pandemic, there was only mum and dad with me whenI do my walks in the wetlands…

Left, Right & Centre

“The ocean stirs the heart, inspires the imagination and brings eternal joy to the soul.” – Robert Wyland This is a place that my husband and I frequent during warmer days. Frankston Foreshore and Pier is located in Melbourne Southeast and is a spot that brings me joy and tranquility while listening to the splashing…

From an Ant’s View…

“It’s hard to be down when you are looking up.” – unknown London…how I wish I could go back there and see you again. Some of these iconic building (and windows) are famous for its architecture…some old, some gothic, some art deco and some modern. Let us look up and see if you can recognise…

Boats, Boats and more Boats

“Boat is nothing without water and man without his dreams!” – Mehmet Murat Ildan This is for Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge – CFFC – Boats and more Boats Pirate ship and other transportation in The Sydney Darling Harbour. Boats in Prague Tug boats docked in the Danube near our hotel in Vienna A fishing boat…

What’s Under There?

“When each day is the same as the next, it’s because people fail to recognise the good things that happens in their lives everyday.” – Paulo Coelho Our lives were returning to normal at the start of July when suddenly there was a spike in cases of Covid-19, that right now Melbourne and surrounding suburbs are…

It’s the 1st of July

“In our own mirror, we can see the truth of the soul.” – Andy Fox Time went by so fast and half of 2020 has already gone. All that we are hearing day in…day out is about Covid and to tell you the truth it is now starting to scare me. I am trying my…

I Want to Smile

“The love in our family flows strong and deep, leaving us memories to treasure and keep.”   October 2018 was when I turned 60 and this was also when Tim, my son, visited us for a few weeks. He is now living happily in London so these memories are very special and precious to me….

A Winter Afternoon

“Apricity (N.) the warmth of the sun in winter” – Origin:Latin A warm afternoon today with a forecast of rain for the next couple of days so lots of people were out enjoying the sun. This is Lysterfield Park, a public park located in the Greater Melbourne region of Victoria. This is for Xingfumama’s Pull…

Reflection

“Life is only a reflection of what we allow ourselves to see.” – unknown Had my morning walk with these beautiful feathered friends. After a few days of cloudy, cold, foggy and gloomy days, the sun is out. For Sunshine’s Reflections Challenge and Jez’s Water Water Everywhere Challenge – WWE