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St. Louis Arch

My flickr contact chris schroeer-heiermann took this image from inside the St. Louis Gateway Arch.

I was up in this arch many years ago, it’s a brilliant engineering feat and a beautiful piece of architectural sculpture by the noted architect… 19 more words


Narrow alleyways

These alleyways may be narrow,
but their cleanliness is amazing.


Day off at Lichfield

Here we are again strolling along in the beautiful market-town of Lichfield! The cathedral is looking magnificent as always. Lots of families are out and about and the market stalls are busy as always! 79 more words



St. James’s Gate in Dublin is significant for a number of reasons. It was once the gate through which one entered from the West into Medieval Dublin; it was the starting point of the Irish pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela, sanctified for being the site of the well of Saint James; but nothing has become so historically and culturally entrenched in this quarter of the city more than the name of Arthur Guinness. 225 more words


Need To Escape? Try this..

Feel that constant need to Escape during winter? Not to worry, so do we..  To keep spirits up until spring offers its sympathy, we found inspiration in dreaming of simple escapes, such as to the Italian retreat  303 more words