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Travel theme: Modern

I attended a recreation of an ancient fire festival recently which I will be writing about shortly, but one of the things I loved about it was that, dotted around the ancient ceremonial site stood fantastically big modern sculptures of art. 226 more words


Travel Theme: Tangle

Huge, imposing, gritty. A tangle of steel I-beams.

Clock Knot by Mark di Suvero stands watch over the engineering students at the University of Texas at Austin. 537 more words

Travels And Adventures

Travel theme: Tangle

The wind has been fierce around this way and it’s been hard on everyone. Trees creak ominously and garden birds hurtle across the skies at alarming rates as they try unsuccessfully to defy the gusts. 286 more words


Travel theme: Hats

I’ve never considered myself a slave to fashion; to be honest I delight in being quirkily unfashionable; shabby chic and more often than not, just shabby. 384 more words


Travel theme: Subtle

I was up before sunrise this morning, and as the sun slipped over the horizon and chased away the grey blue of night, there was a wonderful moment when the countryside was bathed in the softest of light. 212 more words


Travel Theme: Youngsters

We have been so fortunate to have children that adapted to traveling so easily. One of our first “big” holidays was to Paris for two weeks, spending the last three nights at Euro-Disney as both a thank you and an incentive for ALL of us to keep smiling. 110 more words


Travel theme: Youngsters

It’s May 1st and all around the world at this time of year ancient peoples celebrated the primal urge to, ahem, pass their genes on to the next generation. 296 more words