What is Your Address?

“Nothing echoes like an empty mailbox.”- Charles M. Schulz It is so different living in the the countryside. Maybe it is the breath of fresh air…or the fresh fruits that we taste… the beautiful flowers in the garden or even just the joy of going to walk a long way just to check if there’s…

The Sand Dunes of Ilocos Norte

“Even though you’re growing up, you should never stop having fun.” – Nina Dobrev   These amazing sand dunes in the northern part of the Philippines have been there for as long as I can remember, but it is only recently that it has become a popular tourist destination. This is the beautiful, sandy landscape…

Ducks by the Lake

“To Live will be an awfully big adventure”– Peter Pan Walking by the lake I happened to see these ducks which I thought were sleeping because they were not moving at all. But no, their eyes were wide open, so maybe they were just … RESTing. This is for Jez’s Water Water Everywhere Challenge – WWE and…

Tree Sculpture

“Love the trees until their leaves fall off, then encourage them to try again next year.”― Chad Sugg This is for Becca’s Sunday Trees and for Frank’s Tuesday Photo Challenge- Tree

Let Me take you there…

 “The best dreams happen when you’re awake.” – unknown The topic for Frank’s Tuesday Photo Challenge is transportation. What better country to featured today than the Philippines. The Philippines is a very small country consists of 7,107 island, so it is not surprising that there are so many modes of transportation. Here are just a…

Streetart Portal

“I laugh at the way some people think graffiti is all selfish tagging and vandalism. Thoughtful street art is like good fiction – it speaks out on behalf of everyone, for us all to see.” – Carla H. Krueger Streetart is a modern art form of expression that is usually painted on walls. It is done…

One Misty Day in Budapest

“Your life is your message to the world. Make it inspiring.” – LL Lee – Happy Pill #26 During the Autumn and Winter season, fog is a common weather phenomenon in Hungary. See how we coped with misty Budapest in November of 2018. This is for Frank’s Tuesday Photo Challenge- Misty

Nature’s Glow

“Look on the bright side.” – Happy Pills #21 Nature says goodbye to us in many different ways. These sunsets left me in awe and in gratitude. Here are some sunsets’ glow over a few months while doing my afternoon walk. For Frank’s Tuesday Photo Challenge- Glow – Nature’s Glow

The Peak Tram

“Patience, persistence and perspiration make unbeatable combination for success.” – Napoleon Hill (1883-1970)American speaker and motivational writer – Happy Pill #3 It is a time of social unrest in Hong Kong and I sincerely hope that this will end sooner than later. That, having said, I am featuring The Peak Tram for Frank’s Tuesday Photo…

The Stone Walls of Holyrood Palace

“I travel because seeing photos in a brochure wasn’t good enough for me. It was to be there, that was everything.” – Wiremu Ratcliffe Holyrood Palace is the Queen’s Official residence in Edinburgh. It has been the home to royalty for over 500 years now. It is in the east of the city centre, at…

The Guggenheim of Bilbao, Spain – Wanderlust @85

“Better to see something once than to hear about it a thousand times.” – Asian proverb Bilbao is an industrial port in northern Spain and is surrounded by lush green mountains. It is made famous by the Frank Gehry designed, curvy, silver building, the Guggenheim Museum, Bilbao. This was opened in 1997 and the museum…

View of the London Eye

“Life is like a wheel. Sooner or later, it always comes around to where you started again.”-Stephen King *The London Eye, also known as the Millennium Wheel, is an observation wheel on the South Bank of the River Thames in London. This is Europe’s tallest cantilevered observation wheel and also the most popular paid tourist…