Because I love, photography

Because I Love…

...A DRAMATIC SKYSCAPE!! I couldn't believe this sky that presented itself in front of me one evening!  Those colours just blew me away! Now that Autumn is well and truly here, we are getting some pretty spectacular sunsets...which I love!  Nature is providing us with a treat and I am loving capturing some of these… Continue reading Because I Love…

Laos, photography

Conquering Mount Phousi in Luang Prabang

We had made a list of the things that we definitely wanted to do whilst we were in Luang Prabang. Climbing Mount Phousi to watch the sunset was definitely one of them.   Mount Phousi (meaning Sacred Hill) sits in the middle of the peninsula in Luang Prabang, between the Mekong and Nam Khan rivers.  It… Continue reading Conquering Mount Phousi in Luang Prabang

photography, Short Breaks, UK

Living It Up In Wells!

I have just returned from a lovely weekend in the city of Wells in Somerset.  The destination was chosen by my mum and I gladly went along for the ride! We had a fabulous time together, taking in the sights of the smallest city in England, eating waaayyy too much, including cream teas and delicious… Continue reading Living It Up In Wells!

Myanmar, photography, weekly photo challenge

All Time Favourites…

I can't believe this is the last photo challenge!  I started this blog last year and the daily prompts and photo challenges have been invaluable to me, not only for providing much needed inspiration, but also as being a great place for interaction and discovering some great blogs out there.  Thank you to everyone for… Continue reading All Time Favourites…

Musings, photography, weekly photo challenge

Finding My Happy Place

I don't think it's any secret that I love the beach and the sun!  I grew up in the Middle East, on a small island where the sea was usually visible whilst going about your normal routine and the sun shone... a lot! In fact, going to the beach was a part of our normal… Continue reading Finding My Happy Place

Daily Prompt, photography, UK

Jubilee Pool, Penzance

I visited Penzance in Cornwall, UK, with a friend for a gloriously fun and sunny weekend last year.  It was such a brilliant weekend and we were totally blessed with weather. There is a lido there called the Jubliee Pool.  It had fallen into disrepair but had been restored to its former glory and was… Continue reading Jubilee Pool, Penzance

Laos, photography

Elephant Conservation Centre, Laos

I was feeling a little apprehensive about the second part of our trip.  We were going to Laos, a country that had been on the wish list for a while.  I had done my research, but as always when we go to a new country I felt nervous.  I didn’t know what to expect, I… Continue reading Elephant Conservation Centre, Laos