Category Archives: Architecture

Thursday’s Special – Pick a Word in April Y4

I’m late with this one, and am only picking one word – Timeworn All over the old areas of Lisbon, you see plenty of examples of Timeworn, not least with regard to the tiles on the exterior of a building

Thursday’s Special – Pick a Word in April Y4

I’m late with this one, and am only picking one word – Timeworn All over the old areas of Lisbon, you see plenty of examples of Timeworn, not least with regard to the tiles on the exterior of a building

One / 189

I was actually drawn to the Azulejo tiles, but then I noticed the solitary soul…(a sad story, I fear)

One / 189

I was actually drawn to the Azulejo tiles, but then I noticed the solitary soul…(a sad story, I fear)

The Lives of Others…..

Spotted from a bus, the house next door was condemned/being renovated, and out of shot there was heavy building  machinery around (and doubtless a ton of dirt and dust) but washing day is still washing day, OK?

The Lives of Others…..

Spotted from a bus, the house next door was condemned/being renovated, and out of shot there was heavy building  machinery around (and doubtless a ton of dirt and dust) but washing day is still washing day, OK?

Street / 41

Near the Alfama district, Lisbon, a bit of delightful decrepitude:  

Street / 41

Near the Alfama district, Lisbon, a bit of delightful decrepitude:  

One / 187

Not quie a ‘One’, as there are two heads in the background! Seen somewhere in Madeira,I was struck by the marvellous old architecture that she was walking towards:

One / 187

Not quie a ‘One’, as there are two heads in the background! Seen somewhere in Madeira,I was struck by the marvellous old architecture that she was walking towards:

Street / 40

Street scene from Oporto  – don’t you just love those windows and balconies:  

Street / 40

Street scene from Oporto  – don’t you just love those windows and balconies:  

March Squares: Spiky /18

Another piece of Street Art on a door, with spikes!  Seen in London’s East end. Linked to March Squares at. Becky’s here

March Squares: Spiky /18

Another piece of Street Art on a door, with spikes!  Seen in London’s East end. Linked to March Squares at. Becky’s here

Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #37 – History

Patti has asked us to show History for this week’s challenge. I’ve just got to decide what to post… Well, first up, I’ll show the balcony in Santiago de Cuba where Fidel Castro Ruz gave his Revolution speech in 1959

Lens-Artists Photo Challenge #37 – History

Patti has asked us to show History for this week’s challenge. I’ve just got to decide what to post… Well, first up, I’ll show the balcony in Santiago de Cuba where Fidel Castro Ruz gave his Revolution speech in 1959