Tag Archives: Travel Theme Challenge

Ailssa’s Travel Theme: Gleaming

San Francisco gleaming from a distance when seen at night from above. My entry to Ailssa’s challenge for the week. To join and see more, go here.

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Travel Theme: Grey

This is how Chicago’s financial district looks like on a weekend. Devoid of office workers, with just tourists determined to cover all the must-sees in the city, cramped in their weekend schedule. My entry to Ailssa’s Travel Challenge: Grey.

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Ailssa’s Travel Theme: Wind

At my niece’s graduation a few months ago, my cousin (her uncle) tied white balloons on the tree branches. It looked very charming and it was wonderful watching them sway gracefully as the wind passed by. The balloons also added … Continue reading

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Travel Theme: Land meets water

My entry to Ailsa’s challenge for the week: Land meets water. Go here for more photos. I am with her because I too, am fascinated with scenes of water meeting land or vice versa. My dream is to live as … Continue reading

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Travel Challenge: Tiny

This was dessert from our dinner last Saturday night at The Peninsula. The description said: Cherry Custard Pistachio crumble, vanilla braised cherries, Kirsch foam Pistachio ice cream Served on a 14″ plate which made the whole thing more diminutive. There … Continue reading

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Travel Theme: Off-Center

For sure I’ve taken many off-center photos but where are they when I need it. I must have deleted them because I could hardly find one for this challenge. I have too much of the water instead of splitting the … Continue reading

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Travel Theme: Handmade

My entry to Ailsa’s challenge for the week: Handmade. I love a good virgin olive oil especially for salads. Not all olive oils are the same and one needs to be careful at what they are getting. Some olive oil … Continue reading

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