Whites Around the World

“Worrying does not empty tomorrow of its troubles, it only empties today of its strength. Let go and you will shine.” – Happy Pill #17 I love the colour white. Although it is not as happy as yellow or as bright as red… it gives me a soothing, calm, fresh, pure and clean feeling. Here…

From Venice to Prague

“The world is big and I want to get a good look at it before it gets dark.”- John Muir This is for Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge – CFFC – Roofs These are the domes of the roof of the Basilica San Marco as seen from the top of the Campanile in Venice, Italy. Get…

Love Locks in Prague

“Walking around the Prague is comparable to being in a fairytale: except for one minor detail: it’s real.” A love lock or love padlock is a custom where padlocks are affixed to a fence, bridge or gate by lovers. The key is thrown away to symbolise everlasting love. In Europe, love locks started in the…

Huffing and Puffing Up Petrin Hill in Prague

“A man of ordinary talent will always be ordinary, whether he travels or not; but a man of superior talent will go to pieces if he remains forever in the same place,” – Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart As I have posted previously, when we went to Petrin Hill, Prague, last November, the funicular, unfortunately, wasn’t working….

One Fine Autumn Day in Prague

“Love the trees until their leaves fall off, then encourage them to try again next year.” – Chad Sugg Autumn is a good time to visit Prague, the capital city of the Czech Republic. Yes, it can be quite chilly, but looking at those beautiful leaves just compensates for it all. Autumn can be very…

Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge – Feathers

“Keep a green tree in your heart and perhaps the singing bird will come.”- Lois Lowry I have here a compilation of photos of feathers in different forms. I hope you enjoy. This is for CFFC Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge – Feathers for this week. A single swan in Prague A duck in the pond…

Memories of Prague!

“No matter how many countries you’ve traveled to or where your going, Prague will sweep you off your feet.” – unknown Went on a holiday in Prague about five months ago. I really love the place and it is just fitting to put it in this challenge from Debbie Smyth, Travel with Intent – Memory….

Doors in Prague…Doors in Budapest

“Every exit is an entrance to somewhere else.” – Rebecca Puig The more I look at the photos I took of Prague and of Budapest, the more I fall in love with its character, its architecture … the more I want to go back and experience it all over again! This is for Norm’s Doors…

Wanderlust @24 Up the steps of Petrin Hill, Prague

“Our happiest moments as tourists always seem to come when we stumble upon one thing while in pursuit of something else.” -Lawrence Block My husband and I went to Petrin Hill and that’s when we realized that the funicular wasn’t running. OMG rugged steep steps … can my frail 60 year old legs do it?…

Focus on Čertovka in Prague Wanderlust @23

“Once you have travelled, the voyage never ends, but is played out over and over again in the quietest chambers. The mind can never break off from the journey.”-Pat Conroy Mala Strana, (also called the lesser Town) is the more enchanting part of Prague. It starts from just underneath the area of the Prague Castle…

Wanderlust @22 Churches and Cathedrals of Prague

“The ancient splendor and beauty of Prague, a city beyond compare, left an impression on my imagination that will never fade.”-unknown Prague, the capital of Czech Republic, is so grand and magical with its churches, cathedrals, church domes and golden tipped towers…why else would it be called the ‘city of a hundred spires’. I wasn’t…

Wanderlust @21 Scenic Vltava River Cruise in Prague

“In Rome the statues, in Paris the paintings and in Prague, the buildings suggest that pleasure can be an education.” – Caleb Crain This is a relaxing 2 hour river cruise on the Vltava River in Prague, away from the crowds. While enjoying the view, I also enjoyed the company of fellow travellers as well…

Thursday Doors – March 7, 2019

“When a door closes you have two choices: give up, or keep going.“-unknown Since my travel posts are still on the topic of Prague, which was during my most recent adventure, let me share with you more of Pragues beautiful doors. This is in response to Norm’s Challenge-Thursday Doors , I hope you like it….

Morning … Noon … Night at Charles Bridge, Prague Wanderlust @20

“Walking around Prague is comparable to being in a fairytale: except for one minor detail: it’s real.” – Lust for the World Charles Bridge is a famous stone bridge that is so beautiful with all the statues of saints on both sides and fantastic view of Prague all around it. Strolling across this bridge is something…