Category Archives: Portugal

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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?

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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?

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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

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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:

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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

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

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Spotted a long way down….and there are no lifts in those 5 or 6 storey buildings. She might have a long way to walk when she enters her building…..

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Spotted a long way down….and there are no lifts in those 5 or 6 storey buildings. She might have a long way to walk when she enters her building…..