Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Autumn – Metal The harvest is over
Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Looking Up at Things They were fixing our roof…and I looked up at one of the guys – who looked down on me…
Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Any Geometric Shape Gaudi´s Bishop’s Palace in Astorga, for Cee’s Geometric Challenge.
Travel theme: Dark For Ailsa – Dark. As a child I was afraid of the dark. I read many books and had a vivid imagination. Today I can still be afraid sometimes… In the header, a beautifully lit sky on my own doorstep an early morning. The darkest country I have ever visited was Tibet. […]Read Post ›
Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Commercial or Industrial Buildings
WPC this Friday – Transmogrify. Transmogrify into something distorted and ugly or into a work of art? This house in Bilbao reflects and mirrors a bridge where a red car is passing.
What gave me most joy about Santiago de Compostela, was to see all the pilgrims arriving at Praza do Obradoiro in front of the impressive baroque facade of the Cathedral. So much joy! Then every pilgrim must attend the Pilgrim’s Mass. So, let us join the them and enter into the magnificent Cathedral, built for […]Read Post ›
”Buen Camino”, is the word following the pilgrims along their walk. I guess there is no real good word for this in either English or Swedish. Can you find one? The pilgrims pass many glorious cathedrals on the Camino, and Leon and Astorga are only two of them. They also pass Rio Arga over Puente […]Read Post ›
Travel theme: History To me, maybe China and the Great Wall stands out when I think of History. Not only is it very old, but there is so much history behind the building of the wall, so many lost lives and such a fascinating idea from the start. So, I keep returning to it…
Yes, why yellow walls? Driving through the north of Spain, I recognized this almost saffron colour on a great many walls in the cities and villages. Personally, I love this colour. Its warmth and connection to Africa and to the desert. In Pamplona I found this enormous Lion on such a yellow wall – Impressive […]Read Post ›