Tag Archives: Portugal

Paper, Bags and Boxes!

T’was a long day… but the fun was mighty! Here are just a few images of all the paper, bags and boxes that needed attention on the day!   Advertisements

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Transport…

I was in the process of putting together another post for today when Ailsa’s weekly travel theme arrived. Transport. Sorry… I pushed the other post away and jumped at this challenge. Just a few seconds for me to recall all … Continue reading

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Travel Tuesday – Why Portugal?

Last Monday’s Mr South Africa post resulted in a few questions being asked of your’s truly. The most frequent one, as in the past when I’ve mentioned my desire to retire in Portugal, is usually, Why Portugal?   There are … Continue reading

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Mr South Africa!

Yesterday, I took on the temporary yet rather enchanting title of Mr South Africa! OK… it’s not a bodybuilding or entrepreneur of the year title but I like it and will explain as I go along. Let me begin with … Continue reading

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Framed!

This week Ailsa asks us to put things in perspective… sorry, I mean in frame! Why not? It’s fun! Pardon my interpretation but I’ve used liberal poetic licence… why not? It’s fun!!

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Dialogue – WPhotoC

I pondered long and hard on this week’s challenge. Creating dialogue between photos as Frédéric Biver has done is not always easy but do have a look at his post to see how he achieves what he’s after. He shares a few … Continue reading

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Positive Power

This is the second summer that I’m at the current job so this summery image always stops me in my tracks for a second or two when I walk to the station in the afternoon. When it’s bright and sunny … Continue reading

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Costa Del Eire!

There are days when one wonders why we all want to get on a plane for that special sun holiday down in sunny Spain… or Florida, or Portugal… or the Amalfi coast or a Greek island or Morocco… OK, you … Continue reading

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