The challenge for Thursday’s Special this week was to look at the same scene in landscape and portrait orientation.
This is a pedestrian path leading to the city gate of Qufu, Shandong Province, China. 127 more words
Another piece of Valletta is about to be improved.
The scruffy, shanty-town collection of kiosks and bus ticket offices circling the perimeter of the former bus terminus which converges into the bridge crossing the dry moat to City Gate have already been closed down to be demolished to make space for a pedestrianized, tree lined plaza focused round Vincenzo Apap’s bronze masterpiece, the Tritons Fountain which is also set to be returned to its former operating glory. 869 more words
Croatia welcomes back, and Motovun, a small medieval town up on the hill, is getting closer.
And it’s up there.
There is a saying that the flying castle in Miyazaki Hayao’s fantastic animation “Laputa: Castle in the sky” was inspired by this town. 294 more words