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For this week’s word photography challenge : Intricate

Intricate designs found in the sculptures in Belur’s Chennakesava Temple


Il Riparo (Venezia 217)

Leaving St Mark’s Basin and passing the Riva dei Sette Martiri, you cannot ignore two enormous archways in the buildings opposite.  My research has failed to find any explanation or purpose for these arcs, though they would allow something pretty large to pass through. 63 more words


Not Underrated.

I was recently forwarded a Telegraph article by a friend in which ‘Architect’ was cast in fourth place under the title of ‘Most Underrated Jobs… 1,250 more words



I spend a lot of time by myself

imagining great speeches I’d make

to crowds of people

how can I help?

But what would I say? 16 more words


Budapest - Highlights of a Beautiful City

Recently I took a 4-night solo trip to Budapest, Hungary. So far in my travels I can safely say this is one of my favourite cities, full of of stunning architecture, the friendliest locals and blessed with chilly but beautiful weather. 1,170 more words


Walking in the city

“Their story begins on ground level, with footsteps.” – Michel de Certeau. For him, the city is beautiful because the walking people bring it to life. 365 more words