Australia, photography

Lake Macquarie, Swansea

Friendly Friday Photo Challenge: Photo Walk On my recent trip to Australia, we returned once again to Swansea in New South Wales. Swansea sits between the ocean and Lake Macquarie, a huge salt water lake.  Whilst there I wanted to go for a walk along the shores of Lake Macquarie.  I took these photos during… Continue reading Lake Macquarie, Swansea

photography, Vietnam

Chaos and Calm in Vietnam!

My friend and I were in Vietnam on the last leg of our South East Asia travels.  We'd been in SE Asia for a couple of months and were feeling a bit jaded and tired. We were travelling the world and Vietnam was our last country before we would fly to Australia to see in… Continue reading Chaos and Calm in Vietnam!

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