I took this photo of a mobile fruit vendor in Hanoi in November 1998.
It was raining stair-rods and while us soft travellers took shelter, this lady needed to get somewhere and she was not about to let a monsoon stop her! 85 more words
This picture made me laugh out loud when I saw it in an exhibition of similar type paintings. It appeals on a couple of levels. Firstly, I enjoy impressionist art, particularly Monet (which this picture pays homage to) and it reminds me of good times in Paris at a time when we are remembering sad times. 79 more words
When I stood standing looking at this weir I could hardly hear Paul talk, the sound of rushing water was so overpowering. It had rained a lot and the river was flowing very fast and water was finding all sorts of places where it could fall to the next level. 39 more words