Category Archives: Portugal

Just One Person from Around the World

A few years ago I was on a cruise which called in at Lisbon. I didn’t like any of the tours that were on offer as I wanted to see the Alfama disrict and take some images of the area

Just One Person from Around the World

A few years ago I was on a cruise which called in at Lisbon. I didn’t like any of the tours that were on offer as I wanted to see the Alfama disrict and take some images of the area

Monday Washing Lines – Portugal

A minimal line of just two items, seen in Lisbon’s Alfama district Linked to Monday Washing lines at Andrew’s here

Monday Washing Lines – Portugal

A minimal line of just two items, seen in Lisbon’s Alfama district Linked to Monday Washing lines at Andrew’s here

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Seen in Funchal, Madeira – an imposing building behind the girl (not sure what it was). Sorting through her bag – or is that a phone she’s checking?

One / 201

Seen in Funchal, Madeira – an imposing building behind the girl (not sure what it was). Sorting through her bag – or is that a phone she’s checking?

One / 200

My200th ‘One’! This image was a quick capture from a Tuk-Tuk, as we rounded a corner and I just couldn’t miss getting that shot! Given more time, I would have changed my POV and got more of the bicycle, but

One / 200

My200th ‘One’! This image was a quick capture from a Tuk-Tuk, as we rounded a corner and I just couldn’t miss getting that shot! Given more time, I would have changed my POV and got more of the bicycle, but

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:    

Geometry

On the way into Oporto, I was struck by how the light and shade caught the lines of the the very geometric shapes of the Casa da Musica (the city’s Classical Music venue). Designed by Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas, it

Geometry

On the way into Oporto, I was struck by how the light and shade caught the lines of the the very geometric shapes of the Casa da Musica (the city’s Classical Music venue). Designed by Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas, it

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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:

Six Word Saturday: Look at those wonderful old barrels!

Imagine the delicious Port maturing there! Linked to Six Word Saturday at Debbie’s here

Six Word Saturday: Look at those wonderful old barrels!

Imagine the delicious Port maturing there! Linked to Six Word Saturday at Debbie’s here