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Me and my travels
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Cornish Sky Blog
A link to my Cornwall blog, which will record my new life living in the county, with photos, walks, flowers and anything that takes my fancy.
A link to my Earth Laughs in Flowers blog where I record visits to public and private gardens, photos of flowers, plants, trees and some times wildlife in the garden
Road Trip Links
Links to all my road-trips
Bench Photo Challenge
Guide to the photography challenge that I hosted during 2015
Countries I have visited
Ireland or Eire or Erin – The Emerald Isle
All things Scottish
all things Welsh including ancient strongholds, abbeys, country houses, prehistoric tombs, palaces and museums of Wales, beaches and landscapes
A place or building of historical interest such as a church or castle, or an historical tale or legend.
On the Road
Posts featuring my travels away from home
Just Back From…
These are short travelogues about places visited over a long weekend, usually city breaks or country breaks in the UK.
Tales from a long overland journey
Driving journeys over several days
Town or City Tour
A walk or ‘things to do’ blog about a town or city usually on foot.
Challenges from the Wordpress Community
1 Day 1 World Project
This wonderful project was run by Lisa from Northwest Frame of Mind over 24 weeks (representing 24 hours) during 2014.
A – Z Challenge
A-Z challenge run by Frizztext. My choice of subject was Architecture. So have a browse if buildings are your thing.
A Lingering Look at Windows
Each week Dawn presents her lingering look at windows challenge. There is no theme – just windows of one sort or another.
I am an eclectic photographer and one of my ‘quirks’ is photographing benches. It may be an ordinary park bench or one with intricate details; it could be a bench with a view or one strategically placed to provide a rest on a stiff walk. This Challenge ended in 2015
Cee’s Black and White Challenge
A photo challenge that runs every other week. This black and white challenge is topic related. Look for contrast or highly textured subjects to shoot. Hopefully you will find your creative eye will be expanded. Please do not use sepia tones (brown).
Cee’s Which Way Challenge
Each fortnight Cee Neuner challenges bloggers to post ‘Which Ways’ – these can be anything from railway tracks, trails and boardwalks to information boards and signposts.
Jo’s Monday Walk
Every week Jo will publish a walk on a Monday. When the walk is published, anyone is welcome to leave a link in her Comments, to any walk that they have taken. It doesn’t have to be on a Monday. It can be at any time and of any duration.
Travel Theme is run by Ailsa from Where’s My Backpack. She chooses a different theme each Friday.
Weekly Photo Challenge
The Weekly Photo Challenge run by Wordpress. A new theme is posted every Wednesday for all to join in with.
Images of my travels
Images of England
English landscapes, streetscapes and seascapes.
Black and White, sepia or monotone photos
photos of interesting subjects that might be found in any one of the national geographic magazines of the world around us.
Photos from my older site (no longer used)
Walks and photos from Ludlow or close by
Stories that have a more emotional twist to them.
Images of architecture and urban fragments from around the world.
examples of architectural styles such as Gothic, Romanesque, Georgian, Medieval, Victorian and Art Nouveau
stuff like peeling paintwork, rusty metal, shabby buildings or streets or gardens
handles, hinges, post boxes, knobs and knockers
Murals, graffiti, posters etc.
From Medieval to Modern – usually windows found in churches and cathedrals, but also other public places especially the more modern painted glass effect and Art Nouveau styles. Simple coloured glass can be found in Victorian houses including panels containing birds and/or floral decorations.
Link to my other blog (no longer used) where you will find urban photos and architecture
Posts that contain images or tales of animals or birds