Walking down the cobbled streets of Pelourinho…
…we started chatting to the man by the church who told us that his mother used to live in the house across the square…
… until the government listed the houses under heritage and gutted some and promised to restore and renovate.
That was in 1997. His mother is 87 now.
The fast moving clouds cast a ever changing dye of light and shade on the colourful granite.
The view was worth the hike up the steep bare rock surface.
Wave Rock, Girraween NP
The red gum stood out and caught my eye amongst the geenery.
We found this tranquil spot on our recent travels to Tasmania.
One of the highlights during our recent long weekend trip to Hobart was the moment I opened the curtains in our hotel room each morning. Two mornings I was greeted by blue sky and early morning sunshine dabbling the boats in the marina.
Sunny morning in Hobart
The third morning the sky was grey and overcast. I loved the contrast of the blue and red and yellow cars and boats on grey.
Overcast morning in Hobart