Category Archives: History

Symmetry-WP Weekly Photo Challenge

Dawn at the Tomb of I’timād-ud-Daulah, Agra India Symmetry for the WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge

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Doors, Travel Themed Photo Challenge

“The Servant’s Entrance”, Hampton Court Palace. Ailsa at Where’s My Backpack has chosen the doors as her travel themed photo challenge.

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Arches-Travel Themed Photo Challenge

The ruins of Tintern Abbey in Wales epitomise the enduring strength of the arch. “Arches” the travel themed photo challenge at “Where’s My Backpack.”

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Broken-Travel Theme Photo Challenge

Ephesus is the epitome of “broken.” Earthquakes may have destroyed the fabric of the city, but it’s grandeur is in evidence everywhere you look. Ailsa at “Where’s My Backpack” has chosen broken for her weekly photo challenge theme.

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Refraction-WP Weekly Photo Challenge

Autumn sunlight refracting inside the Mezquita, Cordoba, Spain. The WP weekly photo challenge is “refraction.”

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Interior-Travel Theme Photo Challenge

A peek inside the 350 year old Jama Masjid in New Delhi. Ailsa at Where’s My Backpack has chosen Interior as this week’s travel themed photo challenge.

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Endurance-WP Weekly Photo Challenge

Eilean Donan Castle on Loch Duich Scotland, played a pivotal role in suppressing the Jacobite uprising of in 1719. The endurance of the United Kingdom continues……. Endurance is the theme for this week’s WordPress photo challenge

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Buildings-Cees Fun Foto Challenge

My photo of a humble “Countryside Chapel” in the Alentejo region of Portugal is my building entry in Cees weekly Fun Foto Challenge.

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Black and White – Cees fun foto challenge

Dropping the colour from this image of the ruined Tintern Abbey, in Wales, created a sense of drama and added the gravitas that I had felt on my visit. Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge this week is “black and white.”

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Zig-Zag WP Weekly Photo Challenge

“Zig Zag”, rusted galvanized steel ruins of abandoned industry in the Aussie tropics. The WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge is Zig Zag.

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