Flowers of the South

Taken by mon cher et tendre : Alexandre de Morant.

 

Poppy red

Little red poppy. Little white flowers. Aix-en-Provence.

Butterfly Kiss

A beautiful butterfly kiss. Aix-en-Provence.

Yellow fuzzes

Little yellow fuzzies. Aix-en-Provence.

Purple beauty

Beautiful purple. June. Aix-en-Provence.

Solitude and peace

She’s not lonely. She’s independent and in union. Aix-en-Provence.

Nyolon

Yellow sparkles amongst the blue tranquility.

Embracing my Thai side

Bangkok. Ayuttayah. Chiang Mai. Pai. Chiang Rai. Krabi. And to be continued.

Traveled with Qatar Airlines. Highly recommended.

“If anything is worth doing, do it with all your heart”.

 

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Chiang Rai. White Temple. So much detail.

 

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Ayuttayah. Wat Mahathat.

 

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Ayuttayah. Unfortunately forgot the name of this temple area.

 

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Ayuttayah. You can nearly see the outline of how that Buddha would have been.

 

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Pai. White Buddha. On top of a mountain hill top over looking the area.

 

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Pai. Rice fields. Countryside.

 

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Pai. Beautiful nature and surroundings.

 

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Krabi. Crystal blue/green pool inland.

 

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Bangkok. Temple.

 

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Temple in Bangkok.  Guardian.

 

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Giving alms to the monks. Blessings. 6 AM. Chiang Mai.

 

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Doi Suthep. Chiang  Mai. Most beautiful temple I think.

Italy of the North.

Serene. Peaceful. Beauty. Lake Como.

 

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“We are like islands in the sea; separate on the

surface but connected in the deep.”

– W. James

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“When one door of happiness closes, another opens,

but often we look so long at the closed door that

we do not see the one that has opened for us.”

– H. Keller

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Fun stepping paths.

 

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Au bord de l’eau.

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Au bord de l’eau de l’autre côté.

 

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“Stop looking at the walls, look out the windows”.

– K. Pilkington

Costa Rica

Life is what you make of it.

Pura Vida.

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Funny cows with long ears.

 

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Volcàn Arenal.

 

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Tilaran area. North of Costa Rica.

 

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In the jungle.

 

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Little hummingbird.

 

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Howler monkey.  They really do make such a scary but funny noise.

 

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Waterfall. La Fortuna.

 

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Snakey snake in the jungle.

 

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Can you see the sloth upside down?  He’s eating 🙂

 


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San José.

 

Living Forest. Costa Rica.

Tilaran – on the way down to Living Forest, our Airbnb.  Amazing guesthouse.

 

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View of the lake Arenal.

 

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Sunset.

Cores bonitas de Portugal

Lovely colours from Portugal.  Beautiful people. Great food.

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Pink. Red. Touch of blue.

 

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Blue. Yellow. Touch of orange.

 

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Orange. Green. Blue. Touch of pride.

 

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Graffiti. Orange. Beige. Blue.

 

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Warm and cool. Contrast. Blocks.