Category Archives: Ailsa’s Travel Theme

Good morning moon over the Bay of Asinara

This morning was the first time I watched the full moon set and the sunrise, it was a spectacular, romantic treasure. This is my response to the Weekly Photo Challenge: Treasure and the Weekly Travel Theme: Romance. Have you ever … Continue reading

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Travel Theme: Wood in Sardinia

“In the middle of the journey of our life I came to myself within a dark wood where the straight way was lost.” Dante Alighieri I certainly lost myself in this lovely wooded forest in Aggius, Sardinia. This is my response … Continue reading

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Travel theme: Silver

Hand-crafted silver bladed knives, in every size from the heart of Sardinia – Mamoiada. Upon further investigation I have found that Opinel knives originate from France. Can anyone of my followers confirm this? A few months ago I made the … Continue reading

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Travel theme: Illuminated in Sardinia

Okay, so my version of illuminated is probably the polar opposite of your illuminated with bright lights and bright skies, but let me explain: I’ve wanted to visit this little pond for six years, as from the road you can … Continue reading

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Travel theme: Possibility

“You and I are essentially infinite choice-makers. In every moment of our existence, we are in that field of all possibilities where we have access to an infinity of choices.” – Deepak Chopra Children on lunch break at Montego Bay, Jamaica … Continue reading

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The setting sun on winter solstice 2013 – Sardinia, Italy

The winter solstice setting sun 21/12/2013. It’s official winter has arrived and depending on where you live the weather will be dramatically different from heavy snow falls to a beautiful bright sun. The first day of winter in Sardinia felt like … Continue reading

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A still angel captured in the Sardinian sky

A spectacular still moment captured forever. A guardian angel light as a feather, watches over the islanders … silently from heaven. This is my response to the Weekly Travel Theme: Still This photographic is dedicated to the men, women and … Continue reading

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Travel Theme: Symbol from Sardinia

Sardinia has a beautiful overabundance of symbols dotted throughout the island. There remains very little written data on the history of symbolism in Sardinia; I couldn’t find any information on this symbol, anywhere on the internet! So, I sent the photo … Continue reading

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The Sardinian Sky

The sky in Sardinia drastically changes throughout the year from bright blue endless skies to deep black unforgiving skies. I’ve been a sky-watcher my entire life, and I’m sure I spent the entire 5th grade staring out the window, day-dreaming and … Continue reading

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Travel Theme: Short

The travel theme this week is short, and it finally gives me the opportunity to show off these cute, little dolls wearing traditional costume’s from the heart of Sardinia. And here’s a short door so the cat can get through. I found … Continue reading

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