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A Word a Week: Public Transportation

Instead of sitting on a bench, plop down on your favorite toadstool at the bus stops in Istanbul, Turkey!

Toad Stools at Bus Stops, Istanbul, Turkey

Toad Stools at Bus Stops, Istanbul, Turkey

A Word a Week Photo Challenge: Arches

Arches, arches everywhere! Duck your head! We’re in Venice! Won’t you join me? The story begins with arches! Enjoy the photo challenge!

Arches of Venice, Italy

Arches of Venice, Italy

A Word a Week Photo Challenge: Orange

I’ve just returned from NOLA!  What a great time we had there! So here is my post for “A Word a Week Photo Challenge”: Orange! Check out the post I did on Exposure with more pictures of New Orleans! It’s Part 1 of a series!  Enjoy! I certainly had a fab time!

 

"Shotgun House" in Marigny District, NOLA

“Shotgun House” in Marigny District, NOLA

A Word a Week Photo Challenge: Carry

 

This week I am starting a series of posts about small towns in the USA. Here we are in Carmel, Indiana, one of the most charming towns to be found in the midwest! For this week’s challenge: “Carry,”  let’s get the Walking Waffle at the busy Saturday Market!

The Walking Waffle

The Walking Waffle

One of the features of the town is the fabulous “arts” district. The Carmel Public Arts Collection includes a variety of media and supports community interests. J. Seward Johnson, Jr., an American realist, was born in 1930. He is the grandson of the founder of the Johnson and Johnson Company. After a career in painting he turned to sculpting in 1968. Johnson has designed and created more than 250 life-size bronze sculptures in North America, Europe, Asia, and Australia. “The Man-on-the-Street” series began in the 1960’s and continues as Johnson creates new ways to express his subjects. Fifteen of these sculptures can be be found at different locations throughout the Carmel Old Town and Carmel City Center. See a map of sculptures Here! Walking through Carmel’s “old town” is such a delight! The sculptures look so real and are located in front of shoppes that relate to the sculpture. For more about Carmel, IN, follow my postings on “Small Towns in the USA” that begins tomorrow! Enjoy!

"Whose In Charge?"

“Whose In Charge?” 

“Who’s in Charge”
A young boy in overalls and hat sitting on a man’s shoulders

Located in front of Simply Sweet Shoppe at 30 N. Range Line Road, one block north of the Main Street & Range Line Road intersection, Carmel, IN

A Word a Week Challenge: Round

How can you go to England, Wales or Scotland and NOT see buildings in the round?  Making our way to Scotland starting at “A Cottage in the Cotswolds!” Enjoy!

St Andrew's Home

St Andrew’s Home, Edinburgh, Scotland

A Good Look at Conwy Wales

A Good Look at Conwy, Wales

Conwy Castle, Conwy, Wales

Conwy Castle, Conwy, Wales

 Conwy Castle, Conwy, Wales

Conwy Castle, Conwy, Wales

A Word a Week Photograph Challenge: Sign

I loved this combination sign and trash bin that I saw in Conwy, Wales! Join me on our journey through Great Britain, Wales and Scotland, starting in “A Cottage in the Cotswolds.”

Sign in Conwy, Wales

Sign in Conwy, Wales

A Word a Week Photo Challenge: Contrast

I love flowers! Today for A Word a Week Photo Challenge: Contrast, I have a picture of a  geranium that I took in an English Garden in Broadway, UK. Enjoy!

Geranium in an English Garden

A  Geranium in an English Garden

 

 

 

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