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Photo Friday: This week we celebrate the #FriFotos CURVES theme with a video of a flamenco dancer performing at Las Tablas, Madrid.
Flamenco dancers at Las Tablas, Madrid

Usually, Fridays are reserved for travel photos inspired by #FriFotos on Twitter. But the theme of this week’s Photo Friday is CURVES, so I thought it was a perfect time to show this clip from a flamenco show at Las Tablas in Madrid.   Madrid is a late night town – and I knew when I was […]

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Photo Friday: Alexandra Bookcafe, Budapest

by Chris on October 26, 2012

Photo Friday: The gold friezes and frescoes inside the Alexandra Bookcafe, just one of Budapest’s charming cafes/coffee shops.
Bookcafe Kavezo, Budapest

This is the latest in a series of travel photos inspired by #FriFotos on Twitter. The theme of this week’s Photo Friday is GOLD. Before we boarded the River Adagio, Don and I spent a few days in Budapest on our own. It was great to have the time to walk around and do what we wanted […]

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This week’s Photo Friday: In honor of our fifth-year wedding anniversary, a shot from the Captiva Island beach where we were married.
Beach chairs on Captiva Island, Florida

This is the latest in a series of travel photos inspired by #FriFotos on Twitter. The theme of this week’s Photo Friday is CHAIRS. As regular readers might know, Florida’s Gulf Coast is one of my favorite places to relax and recharge. The chairs in the photo above are on the beach in front of the ‘Tween […]

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Photo Friday: River Ships on the Danube

by Chris on October 12, 2012

Photo Friday: Two river ships, the River Adagio from Grand Circle Travel and the River Countess from Uniworld, docked near each other on the lower Danube River.
River ships on the Lower Danube

This is the latest in a series of travel photos inspired by #FriFotos on Twitter. The theme of this week’s Photo Friday is TWO (in honor of the hashtag’s second anniversary). At the beginning of this month, I spent 12 days on the River Adagio, a river ship operated by Grand Circle Travel that plies the Lower […]

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Photo Friday: For this week’s WINDOW theme, we take a look outside the Four Seasons Cairo in Garden City, not far from the American embassy.
View of the Nile from the Four Seasons Cairo

This is the latest in a series of travel photos inspired by #FriFotos on Twitter. The theme of this week’s Photo Friday is WINDOWS. This shot of the Nile was taken from my room at the Four Seasons at Nile Plaza. The luxury hotel is in an area of the city known as Garden City […]

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This week’s Photo Friday looks at the concept of “close up” – and flowers, especially the orchid, make great close up subjects.
Photo Friday: Orchid Close-up at the Philadelphia Flower Show

This is the latest in a series of travel photos inspired by #FriFotos on Twitter. This week’s Photo Friday theme is CLOSE UP.   A handful of years ago, Chris and I attended the Philadelphia Flower Show.  And while I enjoy gazing at flowers like most people, I wasn’t quite sure how I’d like going to an all-out flower […]

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Photo Friday: Hotel Pools

by Chris on August 3, 2012

This week’s Photo Friday looks at treats – and nothing spells heaven to me than free time spent by the pool.
Hotel pool at the Four Seasons Los Angeles in Beverly Hills

This is the latest in a series of travel photos inspired by #FriFotos on Twitter. This week’s Photo Friday theme is TREATS. It took me a while to think about what I consider my favorite travel treat. Your first instinct is to think about food. I have a big sweet tooth and nothing makes me happier than eating gelato […]

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Photo Friday: Going over the rainbow in Patagonia, undoubtably the best natural scenery that I’ve seen all year.
Rainbow in the Andes

This is the latest in a series of travel photos inspired by #FriFotos on Twitter. This week’s Photo Friday theme is BEST. That’s a pretty all-encompassing topic. I’ve decided to tweak it more than usual, and put up some pictures from some of the “best” natural scenery that I’ve seen this year: Patagonia, and the rainbows that […]

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Boiling Lake, Dominica, Morne Trois Pitons National Park
Boiling Lake in Morne Trois Pitons National Park, Dominica

This is the latest in a series of travel photos inspired by #FriFotos on Twitter. The theme of this week’s Photo Friday is LAKES.  The picture above is of Dominica’s Boiling Lake, located in Morne Trois Pitons National Park. It’s a UNESCO World Heritage site, and the second largest hot springs in the world. And […]

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This week’s Photo Friday looks at sand volleyball players in Washington DC and reflects upon summer weather patterns in the US.
Sand volleyball court on the Mall in Washington DC

This is the latest in a series of  travel photos inspired by #FriFotos on Twitter. This week’s Photo Friday theme is SUMMER. The picture above was shot in Washington DC, as you can tell by the Washington Monument in the background. We spent two full summers in the DC-area, living in the Del Ray neighborhood of […]

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