Category Archives: old architecture

Street / 49

Outside the barber’s on a gloomy day in London….why is it everyone is checking their phones these days? I liked the patina of age in the brickwork and window frame, and all those photographs on the interior wall, and the

Street / 49

Outside the barber’s on a gloomy day in London….why is it everyone is checking their phones these days? I liked the patina of age in the brickwork and window frame, and all those photographs on the interior wall, and the

Some more tiles

Juste a few more tiles that I noticed during my time in Lisbon:    

Some more tiles

Juste a few more tiles that I noticed during my time in Lisbon:    

Friendly Friday Photo Challenge: Alleys

I have decided to post for this challenge today as I do have a penchant for an interesting alley As here, in Pitigliano, Italy: Does a canal alleyway count? : one from the old town in Warsaw: …this one’s from

Friendly Friday Photo Challenge: Alleys

I have decided to post for this challenge today as I do have a penchant for an interesting alley As here, in Pitigliano, Italy: Does a canal alleyway count? : one from the old town in Warsaw: …this one’s from

One / 198

Another ‘One’ seen in Portugal, looking very thoughtful perched on the doorstep:

One / 198

Another ‘One’ seen in Portugal, looking very thoughtful perched on the doorstep:

Street / 47 ; Thursday Doors

I don’t often do posts specifically about doors these days, but when I saw these beauties, I knew I had to….. Ornate doors seen in Porto, or very near, I don’t recall: Linked to Thursday doors at Norm’s here

Street / 47 ; Thursday Doors

I don’t often do posts specifically about doors these days, but when I saw these beauties, I knew I had to….. Ornate doors seen in Porto, or very near, I don’t recall: Linked to Thursday doors at Norm’s here

Street observations, Lisbon

I had a short wander along a street in the old area of Lisbon, and found some camera-worthy items.  I couldn’t read this plaque, but it looked rather interesting:   I’m always drawn to washing hung out on balconies, and

Street observations, Lisbon

I had a short wander along a street in the old area of Lisbon, and found some camera-worthy items.  I couldn’t read this plaque, but it looked rather interesting:   I’m always drawn to washing hung out on balconies, and

Faded Splendour

When wandering about the streets of the old part of Lisbon, around the Alfama area, I couldn’t help but notice some of the rather magnificent tiles on many buildings were damaged or had fallen off, and some rather splendid buildings had

Faded Splendour

When wandering about the streets of the old part of Lisbon, around the Alfama area, I couldn’t help but notice some of the rather magnificent tiles on many buildings were damaged or had fallen off, and some rather splendid buildings had