Category Archives: Ruins

Pleasure of Ruins / 11 – Time travel to Valle Crucis

I have just retitled this, as it seemed appropriate to add the post to a series I started some years ago. Yesterday, Becky posted ‘A Thursday throwback’ which in turn led to ‘Time Travel in Wales’ with an image of

Pleasure of Ruins / 11 – Time travel to Valle Crucis

I have just retitled this, as it seemed appropriate to add the post to a series I started some years ago. Yesterday, Becky posted ‘A Thursday throwback’ which in turn led to ‘Time Travel in Wales’ with an image of

Empty

An empty, long abandoned room in the ruins of Craco Veccia, Basilicata, Italy….old Lucania Linked to One Word Sunday at Debbie’s here

Empty

An empty, long abandoned room in the ruins of Craco Veccia, Basilicata, Italy….old Lucania Linked to One Word Sunday at Debbie’s here

Castle up on high- Looking Up (3)

So far we have visited Poland and Romania in my archive trawl. Today is France, in the region of Alsace. A view up from the streets of Kaysersberg, to the castle high above the town: Linked to January squares at

Castle up on high- Looking Up (3)

So far we have visited Poland and Romania in my archive trawl. Today is France, in the region of Alsace. A view up from the streets of Kaysersberg, to the castle high above the town: Linked to January squares at

2020 Photo Challenge #45

Look for shadows and textures, says Jude. So I have two images here. First, a very recent one, and the sidelight has really emphasised the textures of the bark here: Textures and shadows – this next one is an oldie,

2020 Photo Challenge #45

Look for shadows and textures, says Jude. So I have two images here. First, a very recent one, and the sidelight has really emphasised the textures of the bark here: Textures and shadows – this next one is an oldie,

Nosy….

I must confess too being nosy when I see an abandoned building Linked to One Word Sunday at Debbie’s here

Nosy….

I must confess too being nosy when I see an abandoned building Linked to One Word Sunday at Debbie’s here

Perspective (22) – Through the Pines, to the Castle

Ten years ago when we visited the Cathar castles I used all the strength I had to drag myself up to one of the castles (Quertinheux)   at Lastours because I wanted to see the views from across there to

Perspective (22) – Through the Pines, to the Castle

Ten years ago when we visited the Cathar castles I used all the strength I had to drag myself up to one of the castles (Quertinheux)   at Lastours because I wanted to see the views from across there to

Far from home…

In another world….I was trying to find an old post I did on some ruins in Virginia Water, and even had fellow bloggger Margaret on the fruitless search….I must have imagined posting After all, it is a decade ago that

Far from home…

In another world….I was trying to find an old post I did on some ruins in Virginia Water, and even had fellow bloggger Margaret on the fruitless search….I must have imagined posting After all, it is a decade ago that

Floodlight

  The Abbazia de San Galgano by floodlight. Alas, this image was carelessly taken, and not very sharp.But I think there is a certain mystery to it, so I show it on this blog for the first time because it

Floodlight

  The Abbazia de San Galgano by floodlight. Alas, this image was carelessly taken, and not very sharp.But I think there is a certain mystery to it, so I show it on this blog for the first time because it