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Travelling time

In this blog entry I get to go back and relive our trip to Locarno and Bellinzona from the end of March. So far I’ve shown a bunch of digital photos from our stay in Ticino, but in addition to my X-T2 I was also armed with a panorama camera and a few rolls of black and white film. 531 more words


Imaging Portugal 014: Castelo de Guimarães, Guimarães

A personal selection of photographs with their stories.

014: Castelo de Guimarães

Guimarães Castle is considered as the monument linked to the birth of Portugal. It was the countess of Mumadona who ordered the construction of the castle in the 10th century, in order to defend her land against Moorish and Normand invasions. 92 more words


Weekend in Wales

This weekend I traveled to Wales! I discovered that the Wales flag ranks really high on my list of favorite flags! The Red Dragon on the flag is a dragon that appears in Celtic Mythology/Welsh Folklore. 464 more words


Me & JP, V is for Villager...

JP is our youngest grandson who turned five in September. He and his mom and dad lived with us while they were building their house a year ago. 208 more words


Castle watch tower, Takamatsu, Japan

The watch tower is one of few remaining structures at the castle ruins site in Takamatsu, Japan.


Lisbon Day 2 - Castle then Feast!

We had a slow morning in the apartment. I did some sink laundry and finished fixing out itinerary for the day. Most of our days were carefully planned ahead bit we accomplished so much yesterday that I needed to make some adjustments. 526 more words

Central Europe, Portugal And Spain