Category Archives: India

Shawl Seller’s at Sunset

When I posted a photo of Samia’s Daughter for the Blue Monday challenge last week I thought I had posted this photo of her mother & other shawl sellers before, but I haven’t been able to find it, so I … Continue reading

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Blue Monday: A Blue Dress

Blue is my favourite colour, and I’m always collecting photos of blue colours, so when i found Sally’s Blue Monday challenge I had to join in. I took this photo in India, about 8 years ago.  We were staying near … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Escape this rain!

Today doesn’t feel like summer at all! My daughter is having a sleepover in the garden tonight, but it has hardly stopped raining today so far.  I’m not sure should I put the tent up now in the rain or … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Escape (2)

This has been a busy week!  I was working on Saturday, having a go at the garden on Sunday, preparing for Charlotte’s birthday on Monday & Tuesday, working Wednesday, gardening yesterday… I hardly feel like i have opened my computer!

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Escape

This weeks Weekly Photo Challenge is Escape When I think of escape, I think of the long white beaches of India, the sea that is warm and refreshing, the sun that warms my skin all day long, every day, without … Continue reading

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Travel Theme; Bridges – Zuari Bridge, Goa, India

I love bridges, I am always photographing them when I get a chance.  They make good subjects as their lines draw the eye into the distance and give a three dimensional feel to the photograph. The first time we went … Continue reading

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Posting letters home from India

Why on earth am I doing a post about Letter Boxes in India? Well, when I look at my most searched item on my search terms, Indian post boxes comes up top!!  I have a few more photos of post … Continue reading

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Travel Theme; Festive

India is an incredibly festive country.  Every evening on the west coast families make their ways to the beach to celebrate the sunset.  The sounds and colours are magical. I have been to India a few times, always in January … Continue reading

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Travel Theme; Transportation

I love cycling, and I love bicycles.  Here are some I’ve taken  on our travels, not all suitable for transportation! Addendum Another bike abroad, this time at the Rembrant Memorial in Amsterdam  C1995 🙂 To find out more about this … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge; Thankful

The first time we went to India we spent some time in Colva in Goa, where a lot of refugee children from other states have come with their parents to make some money from the tourists. The children are not … Continue reading

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