Monthly Archives: November 2013

Sky High Light in Kauai

The last few days have been incredible. On Monday we arrived in Kauai, making Hawaii our 50th state visited. Since then we’ve explored, hiked and even spent time at the beach (geocaching). But the highlight has undoubtedly been a flight … Continue reading

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Leaving On A Hairyplane!

It’s VERY early in the morning. Much too early to be up normally. 3 am in fact. But still, I am soooo excited! Because in a couple of hours, we’ll be boarding a hairyplane (if you’ve read Jaspa’s Journey: The … Continue reading

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Travel Theme: Unexpectedly Fragrant… with Lines

So this week’s travel photo themes are ‘Fragrant’ from Where’s My Backpack? and ‘Unexpected’ from The Daily Post.  After a couple of minutes thought, it was Sue that remembered our visit to the Blue Lagoon in Iceland. The pool is … Continue reading

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I wish I was in… Austin

This time last year I was in Austin, Texas. To be honest, I didn’t see as much of the weird capital of the south as I’d have liked. And most of what I did see was thanks to one of … Continue reading

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Travel Theme: Short Layers

So, the two photo/travel themes I’m dealing with this week are ‘Short’ from Where’s My Backpack? and ‘Layers’ from The Daily Post. In recent weeks, I’ve tried to come up with a range of pictures to illustrate each theme or … Continue reading

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Remembrance Day at Vimy Ridge

Ninety five years ago today, at 11 in the morning on November 11th, 1918, the fighting of the Great War officially ended with the signing of the armistice. Over the previous four years, 9 million soldiers and goodness knows how … Continue reading

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Travel Theme: Connections

I’ve got into the habit of trying to tie the photo theme challenges from Where’s My Backpack? and The Daily Post into a single post, but this week I’m drawing a blank. I just couldn’t find a strong enough travel-related … Continue reading

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