Travel Theme-Cheerful

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My

Forest

Travel Theme.

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We seemed to see a lot of cheerful colours… colourful_0169

during our travels.

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These Peruzzi Belts in Florence looked so good

I just had to make my first purchase.

Naturally my purchase was

a little more subdued…colour wise.

Also wider and longer😦

But beautiful leather.

 

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 And even on our first wet day our spirits were not

dampened on the cheery streets of Murano.

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 In Amsterdam, cheerful personalities of the Illy staff

will not be forgotten for a long time.

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Where’s My Backpack: Cheerful

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Weekly Photo Challenge-Relax

 

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My contribution for this week’s challenge…

Relax

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We arrived in Dubai at 0400, not an

ideal time to arrive anywhere.

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With that in mind we decided a relaxing Dhow Dinner Cruise

on the Dubai Creek would be a nice way

to spend our first evening in Dubai.

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We would definitely recommend this cruise to Dubai visitors.

Colours and lights were spectacular and made our

first night in Dubai very memorable.

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Visiting the Burj Al Arab’s Sky View Bar for

High Tea was planned for 2013.

In 2016 our plan came to fruition.

We were treated like royalty.

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As the sun began to set over Dubai’s famous Palm…

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and our seventh course arrived,

we were feeling right at home.

 I think if we ever won a decent lottery prize,

a night or two at the Burj Al Arab would be on the cards.

 Although it was three years between planning and execution,

it was well worth the wait.

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A-Photo-a-Week-Challenge-Props

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Props

At Torquay’s Bells Beach…

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I found…

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three similar, but different props.

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back in mid November.

This appeared to be the most fun and

provided more photo opportunities.

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There was several hundred metres camera and subject.

Severe cropping seemed the best way to accentuate

the board and spray.

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A Photo a Week Challenge: Props

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Cee’s

Black and White Challenge:

Hot and Cold.

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On the Isle of Capri,

what better for dogs on a hot day….

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Built in to a wall and being fed by

cold water from this tap at the top.

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Back home…

just happened to see the

first December moon setting this evening.

According to Google it is 100 degrees Celsius

on the bright side and can be as low as

minus 173 degrees on the dark side.

And the only reason we see anything

is because of the reflection of light

from a very hot sun.

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Cee’s Black & White Challenge: Hot and Cold

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