Tag Archives: travel

The Denver Botanic Gardens, June 11, 2018

[Categories: Photography, Travel, Travel photography, Photography 101 Forever] [All photos are mine, hosted on Cloudup.com. Let me know if you have access problems.] [Click, click, zoom, click.  Click lower-right arrow in a black box to get a larger photo.] [At a … Continue reading

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Casual Sunday: Ken-Caryl, Manor Lodge, Botanic Gardens Chatfield

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[Categories: Photography, Travel, Travel photography, Photography 101 Forever] M’lady and I did a relaxing drive to a few local sites we hadn’t visited SW of Denver, CO. Ken-Caryl Ranch and The Manor Lodge were our first stops. Ken-Caryl is a … Continue reading

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The Denver Botanic Gardens, December 2015. Christmas Lights!

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[Categories: Photography, Travel, Travel photography, Photography 101 Forever] [Click on photos and then scroll down for camera info.  Click ‘View full size’ to zoom.  Zoom again.  Play!] M’lady and I visited The Gardens the night of 14 Dec. when it … Continue reading

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Colorado Autumn 2015 – III and Last

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[Categories: Photography, Travel, Travel photography, Photography 101 Forever] (The Autumn 2015 series is listed here.) I almost forgot Silverthorne.  IMO some of the best aspen viewing in Summit County. Climb both sides of the valley (one at a time) and … Continue reading

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Colorado Autumn 2015 – II

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[Categories: Photography, Travel, Travel photography, Photography 101 Forever] Meadow Creek Trail, Summit County: (The first 3 photos in Colorado Autumn 2015 – I are on the Meadow Creek Trail also.) Although this trailhead is right next to Interstate 70 at the east Frisco … Continue reading

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Colorado Autumn 2015 – I

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[Categories: Photography, Travel, Travel photography, Photography 101 Forever] Summit County: http://www.summithistorical.org/BakerTank.html https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boreas_Pass Enjoy.

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The Denver Botanic Gardens, July 2015

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[Categories: Photography, Travel, Travel photography, Photography 101 Forever] M’lady and I did a Members Tour recently and I took a few snapshots.  This was nothing like our visit here last year for the Chihuly exhibit but changing flora being what it … Continue reading

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Hiking the Sanctuary Golf Course, Sedalia Colorado

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[Categories: Photography, Travel, Travel photography, Photography 101 Forever] Recently there was an opportunity for the public to walk on the very private Sanctuary Golf Course.  We walked on the paved golf cart trails but uphill many times it seemed I could … Continue reading

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Social Shorthand online story format

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I recently came across a captivating online reporting/story format that uses photos and video to an interesting effect.  I thought I’d give it a try.  Here is the result. http://social.shorthand.com/Fairplay740J/n2YJvSgud/favorite-recent-photos The BBC Travel story that captured my attention has many … Continue reading

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Biking in The Netherlands – 05 – Purmerend to Alkmaar

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[Categories: Travel, Photography, Travel Photography] [This series of posts is about our recent 3-day sightseeing plus 7-day  Bike & Barge, Holland:Tulip Tour in the North and South Holland Provinces of The Netherlands.] [See a list of all posts currently in this … Continue reading

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Restaurants, Union Station Denver

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[Categories: Photography, Travel, Travel Photography, Photography 101 Forever, Food] During our recent visit to Union Station Denver and The Mercantile Dining & Provision restaurant we browsed several of the other good restaurants there.  Here are some but not all of them: … Continue reading

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Mercantile Dining & Provision Restaurant

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[Categories: Photography, Travel, Travel Photography, Photography 101 Forever, Food] I don’t usually blog about restaurants (see my TripAdvisor instead) unless they are part of a vacation but Mercantile Dining & Provision in the Union Station Denver was Drop… Dead… Delicious!! We … Continue reading

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Union Station Denver

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[Categories: Photography, Travel, Travel Photography, Photography 101 Forever] This was not a photography expedition.  Photos were taken with a Canon ELPH100HS and enhanced for brightness in iPhoto.   The Great Hall: What others wait for I’m not sure. The recently … Continue reading

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Into the Drake Passage – Sailing to Antarctica on Bark Europa

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Lesley Carter has started posting about her fantastic journey to Antarctica. There are two posts prior to this one and more to come. They are a fascinating read. http://bucketlistpublications.org/2015/02/06/into-the-drake-passage-sailing-to-antarctica-on-bark-europa/

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Summit County September

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[CATEGORIES: Photography, Recreation, Travel.] Contrary to published reports, not all of Colorado is under water this mid-September 2013.  It does seem like the state has either been on fire or flooded all summer.  We just do that so people don’t … Continue reading

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Timberwolves Europe 2013. Extra days. Berlin-Prague Travel Day & Walkabout. 15 May.

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[Categories: TRAVEL, PHOTOGRAPHY, EUROPE, WWII] (See previous posts for what this tour is about.) (As always, click on photos to enlarge or play movie.) I’m a bloggin’ maniac now.  I need the laptop for a download of all videos taken, … Continue reading

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Timberwolves Europe 2013. PRG-FRA-CHI-DEN. Now, about that jet lag… 18-19 May.

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[Categories: TRAVEL, PHOTOGRAPHY, EUROPE, WWII] [See recent previous posts for what this trip was about.  I’m posting from a laptop now.  ‘Hopefully’ this will be easier than I found my iPad2 to be.] …what jet lag?  Oh, THAT jet lag! … Continue reading

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Timberwolves Europe 2013. Extra Days, Prague. 16 May.

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[Categories: TRAVEL, PHOTOGRAPHY, EUROPE, WWII] (See previous posts for what this tour is about.) (As always, click on photos to enlarge or play movie.) Two full days to walk, walk, walk.  No taxis today.  A 100 yds. from the hotel … Continue reading

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Timberwolves Europe 2013, Daily Posts & Extra Days now in Chronological Order. [Updated]

[Categories: TRAVEL, PHOTOGRAPHY, EUROPE, WWII] (See previous posts for what this tour is about.) (As always, click on photos to enlarge or play movie.) [Editing on the iPad was painful enough just to get this in reverse chronological order. ] … Continue reading

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Timberwolves Europe 2013, WWII footsteps in Halle Germany. 10 May.

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[Categories: TRAVEL, PHOTOGRAPHY, EUROPE, WWII] (See previous posts for what this tour is about.) (As always, click on photos to enlarge or play movie.) A beautiful Halle sunset 9 May will bring dawn on a brand new day. . . … Continue reading

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