Urban Decay in Venice

“Venice is a city that has the sea for its floors, the sky for its roof and the flow of the waters for walls.” – B. Da Sigma Venice’s architecture has the most exquisite stonework but underneath those walls lie a great problem, it’s the destruction of brick by saltwater. CFFC – Urban Decay in…

Time to Look Back at Bridges

“Every path in life has a bridge… the journey is CROSSING it!” – unknown I love doing this blog because it satisfies my quench for travelling (especially now that we can’t do so) and looking at photos from other bloggers’ travels serve as an inspiration to me too. Looking at past photos brings back awww-some…

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…

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 #8/10

“I haven’t been everywhere, but it’s on my list.” – Susan Sontag 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 are so much a part…

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…

Travel Challenge #2/10

“You need not even listen, just wait…the world will offer itself freely to you, unmasking itself.” – Franz Kafka 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 #1/10

“Wherever you go, go with all your heart.” – Confucius 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 are so much a part of travelling… whether…

Lochs, Lakes and Lagoons

“Dance with the waves, move with the sea. Let the rhythm of the water set your soul free.” – Christy Ann Martine Today’s Challenge for CFFC is WATER and for Jez’s WWE A place to see in the Highlands is Loch Leven, where the Glencoe Boat Club is located. It provides a beautiful vista of…

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…

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…