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The Landscape of the Pico Island Vineyard Culture, The Azores

We awake at sunrise to catch the first ferry from Faial to Pico Island. Pico island (meaning Peak Island) is named for its imposing stratovolcano, rising from the middle of the island to a height of 2,351 metres. 18 more words


Budbreak 2017

budbreak. bud·break. noun. The opening of a dormant bud, when the shoot begins to grow. The time or season of such growth. (source: your dictionary.com)


Travelogue LXVII: Rheingau

March 22, 2017 I’m back in Germany for just a couple bittersweet weeks, before the start of the new semester in California. I wanted to wait for a sunny day to climb into the vineyards on the Rhine to take pictures like the… 330 more words

Days 214 - 216 - Inle Lake / Nyuang Shwe

Inle Lake – one of the country’s most popular tourist destinations – was our next stop, but it didn’t start on a high.

We left Hsipaw late afternoon to catch our first overnight bus in Myanmar. 1,051 more words

'Vines & Wine' Series

This image is part of a new painting series titled ‘Vines & Wine’ that I have started. While exploring the theme, I have discovered I have lots of possible inspiration from the many photos I have taken over the years which include California, France, and Italy. 46 more words


Lost in Padua

Getting lost is one of my skills. I’ve been practising it again.

We decided to go to Verona, Padua and Mantua, spending a few days in each, a break from a long period skiing in the French Alps. 588 more words


A Pool Day, Running and Wine {2017 Week 11}

Hi all, sorry this weekly round up post is mega late *Hello Wednesday* but I still wanted to share what I got up to last week. 813 more words