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Monday, March 11, 2013

Spain and Italy for Our World Tuesday

Above and below, Cinque Terre,
five hillside towns on the northwest coast of Italy.
Photos by Kay Davies and Richard Schear
Florence, Italy
Above and below, near Malaga, Spain

Rome
Not a leaning tower plus tree in Rome,
just a leaning tourist on the top deck of a hop-on-hop-off bus.
Carnival masks were still on sale after Carnival in Venice
Posted for
Our World Tuesday

17 comments:

NatureStop said...

Love those Carnival masks..
Have a great day!

Shantana

Ebie said...

Hi Kay, its nice to see you touring the world! Such gorgeous scenes. Buildings with architectures, so rich in culture! Hope you are having a great time.

P.S. I have been blogging off and on, but still manage to spend the weekends taking photos.

aprille said...

Thank you Kay, for the little vacation you are giving us here. Wonderful images. I have never been to Italy, although it is so much nearer for us :-)

diane b said...

Beautiful scenery in Italy and I love that building in Florence.

Penelope Postcards said...

So many memories came flooding back when seeing some of these photos. I stood in that shop I believe looking at similar masks, walked the bridge in Rome and feasted on that gorgeous building in Florence with its intricate designs. I, too, leaned over a railing or two trying to get that perfect picture. :)

Gary said...

Beautiful colours!! Boom & Gary of the Vermilon River, Canada.

Gattina said...

Beautiful pictures ! Must have been a very interesting trip !

Sallie (FullTime-Life) said...

Love the "leaning tourist"...at least you got a picture without other tourists in the way! So much lovely color in the streets!

amanda said...

So beautiful - I love the colors of the waters, and the "leaning tourist" makes me smile. :)
I've never been to Spain or Italy, but certainly hope to go one day!

Susie Clevenger said...

Love all the photos. I so wish I was there!!

ladyfi said...

What lovely architecture! Love the picture from Florence!

Gerald (Hyde DP) said...

Italy looks very colourful

Phil said...

I thought you must be due back Kay and i was watching my intray for attachments. Looks like you had lovely weather while you were away, so much blue sky and wonderful shopping colours.

Reader Wil said...

Thank you for the virtual tour in Italy. Especially the photo of Florence is very beautiful!
Thanks for your visit and comment on International Women's Day! Yes women were supposed to be thè special pet of her husband. He could treat her well even better than his dog, but she had to obey him instead of dealing and sharing together all aspects of marriage.

Debbie Taillieu said...

HaHa love the "leaning" picture!
Great pics!
Some day I will get to the coast of Italy! Beautiful!!
Hope all has been good! Stijn and I are loving living in Reno and my health is great!
I started a new blog! I hope you stop by and have a lookie!
http://livinginreno.blogspot.com
Have a fabulous day!
Debbie

Jennifer Hughes said...

It's not too late to share at WW Bloggers at www.wordlesswednesdaybloggers.blogspot.com. Hope you'll join us!

Margaret said...

... leaning tourist! ha ha. Just glorious sights! Oh, to travel someday...