Category Archives: Architecture

Hump Day Post: Postcard from New Norcia

Last year I saw a pamphlet containing this building and loved it, so, it was added to our bucket list. I love architecture like this and sadly, its not made any more! New Norcia (pronounced ‘new nor-sia’) is in Western Australia, about 132 km (82 mi) … Continue reading

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Hump Day Post: Trevi Fountain, Rome

The Fontana di Trevi – or Trevi Fountain as it’s called in English, is a famous 15th century fountain in Rome, Italy. It’s the largest Baroque fountain in the city and reported the most beautiful in the world! It was … Continue reading

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Hump Day Post: Romantic Road

Whilst in Germany a couple of years ago, we did the Romantic Road tourist trip and we were delighted! ‘Rothenburg ob der Tauber is the quintessential Romantic Road town – a medieval walled town with timbered houses. Based (very) loosely … Continue reading

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Hump Day Post: Gostwyck Chapel

We are currently on holidays around NSW and came across this little chapel in Uralla, south west of Armidale – further inland. It was worth a trip out to it although it was a few kilometres to get to it. When … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Reflections

This week’s Challenge is on Reflections. Reflect: to consider where we’ve been in life, where we are now, and where we’re going. In submitting these three photos, I can reflect on aspects of my past life. I’ve had fun (Luna Park, … Continue reading

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Hump Day Post: Tallinn, Estonia

Although we only stopped in Tallinn for one day as part of our Northern European cruise, it was enough for me to get a good feel for the place. I go a lot by ‘feel’ 🙂 One of the first … Continue reading

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Hump Day Post: Lake Bled, Slovenia

When we visited Lake Bled during May a couple of years ago, it was quite cool and wet but even with gray skies and misty rain, Lake Bled’s beauty shone through. I daresay it’s beautiful in all four seasons! Lake … Continue reading

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Hump Day Post: Hamburg Rathaus, Germany

We’d been to Hamburg about ten years ago, so it was refreshing to go back and see some of the sites that had become somewhat ‘foggy’ in our minds. This time, we used Hamburg as our gateway to go on … Continue reading

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Hump Day Post: Russia

Church of Our Savior on the Spilled Blood Every Wednesday I do a post for Hump Day – the middle of the week. I’m running a bit late with this one as we’re travelling. I hope you enjoy it! This … Continue reading

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