Not many years ago this hemline…
…would have shocked everyone.
Now it is rather conservative.
The bikini clad sun lovers are borderline skimpy
by today’s standards.
As I don’t shoot many people in skimpy attire,
I had too search photos like this to find…
to find any skimpy or not so skimpy clad
beach goers at Sydney’s Manly Beach.
Our train ride up Switzerland’s…
…did not take us to the apex.
There were two fairly steep walks left to attain
the full 1,798 metre height of the mountain.
While I did not hurry there were
spectacular views as we walked up.
Upon arriving at the summit the views…
of Lake Lucerne we equally…
After ten or fifteen minutes it was time
to return to the gift shop level.
The walk back seemed more difficult
than the walk up, thanks to a football injury
to my knee in the early 1970s.
Definitely worth the effort though.
The manufacturer calls this colour ‘Jaffa’.
Most people refer to it as orange.
It is one of the last cars manufactured in Australia,
by General Motors Holden.
A pink Galah.
Often people who do something silly
are called galahs also.
Not sure where I found this
or what it is supposed to be,
however, it is orange.
Macaroons are always yummy.
Just not healthy.
A motor scooter in Melbourne.
I believe this photo was taken in Florence.
Just cannot remember if the bag
was for sale or
owned by a fellow traveller.
The other option was that it fell into the:
‘...Darling this matches my shoes…
and it’s only 1,000 Euro...’
Captured in Lucerne, Switzerland.
To reach the zenith of Lucerne’s Mt Rigi
Upon reaching the zenith of the rain ride…
…there were two shortish walk up more steep gradient.
However, the views over Lake Lucerne
made the walk worth the effort.
No, I did not climb to the highest point attainable…
…mainly because the walk back appeared
more difficult than the walk up.
If you have never made this journey,
the train station is the small building
roughly centre background.
Naturally to make it to the top and back again
one needs to walk past the souvenir/coffee shop.
until I visited the Melbourne Zoo after…