One of the radio stations I listen to while driving around Dallas is Classical 101 FM. The other day, I heard the end of announcement about tango and the Dallas […]
Go to Cee’s blog to see what this challenge is about. I chose one setting: the sleepy colonial town of Colonia del Sacramento in Uruguay.
The history of Dallas may not be long, but it certainly is interesting. It all began when, in the mid-1800s, John Neely Bryan purchased some land from the Caddo Indians […]
The city of New York has landmarks that are easily recognized. Even if you’ve never been to the city, you’ve seen them on TV and the cinema: the Empire State, […]
This is a new photo challenge, at least for me. This week, Cee’s prompt is THE COLOUR ORANGE. It happens to be one of my favourite colours too. I snapped […]
- Go straight on, at the roundabout take the exit to Tanti and continue on that road. You’ll drive past Lo de Daniel, a popular steakhouse. Keep climbing until after […]
Marianne, over at East of Malaga, came up with a new challenge. It’s called “One trip EVERY month” and it’s about sharing a trip. It can be an international trip […]
Allow me show you what I saw through my lens around Istanbul.
It was a 15 minute walk from our hotel down Ordu Caddesi (Turkish for street) to what became my favourite place in Istanbul: Sultanahmet Square. There’s so much history that […]
Where to start? The delicious kebaps? The freshly squeezed pomegranate juice? Or the glorious baklava? My taste buds were in heaven! Restaurant food The most traditional dish, which I think […]
In no particular order, here are my thoughts and observations about the former capital of three ancient empires: Eastern Roman, Byzantine and Ottoman. The name of city alone conjures up […]
Dallas Dallas is best known for the Cowboys, JR Ewing and as the place where JFK was assassinated but very few people know it’s also the last resting place of […]
The brightly coloured prints lure me into the shop. The handmade postcards, cards and scrolls hark back to a past era. The artisan kindly allows me to have a peek […]
My impressions of Genoa in pictures