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Fresh Fruit – Weekly Photo Challenge – Fresh

Dear Friends, Every café, restaurant and food stall in Tokyo has its display of plastic food in the window, designed to tempt and tease us. Like everyone else in Harajuku, I was drawn to the spectacular array of sweet treats at Santa Monica Crepes. It was as though an irresistible  magnetic force was drawing me in …

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Sky High

Dear Friends, I know what you’re going to say when you see this photo. At first glance it looks like the Eiffel Tower has had a makeover and turned a brilliant shade of orange. Well, you’re sort of right but completely wrong! This is Tokyo Tower, a communications and observation tower in the centre of …

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Up We Go – Weekly Photo Challenge – Scale

Dear Friends, You know I’m always up for a challenge, especially if it’s a little out of the ordinary. So when the opportunity arose to climb the Eiffel Tower, I couldn’t resist. Now, I know what you’re thinking…millions of people climb the tower every year. This is true. But not so many have done it …

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Mellow Yellow – Weekly Photo Challenge – Yellow

Dear Friends, Yellow is one of the most beautiful colours in the world. In nature, it is the most easily seen of all the colours and is found in every form – animal, vegetable and mineral. Yellow is the colour of delicate blooms, wild dogs, and even stripy, layered cliffs of sand. At sunset the sky glows golden-yellow. All …

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Triple Treat – Weekly Photo Challenge – Achievement

Dear Friends, Meet my new friend – Caitlin of Caitlin’s Happy Heart. Not only is Caitlin a wonderful writer and speaker, she is mother to five lovely children, including three year old triplets! Three times three – now that’s an achievement! Justin. Weekly Photo Challenge – Achievement

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Long Way Down – Weekly Photo Challenge – Descent

Dear Friends, I know I’m an alpine beaver and not usually bothered by heights but I met my match at the Diamond Tree near Manjimup in Western Australia. This enormous karri tree hosts one of a series of tree towers built by foresters in the 1930s. They were used as lookouts to spot fires in …

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Around the World – Weekly Photo Challenge – Cover Art

Dear Friends, I’ve started writing a book. As you know, one of my favourite pastimes while travelling is eating and I’m sure I’m not alone when it comes to being passionate about food. With my handy gourmet guide, food fanatics will be able to find a delicious feast no matter where they travel. It’s a work …

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All That Glitters – Weekly Photo Challenge – Dreamy

Dear Friends, Have you ever spent time daydreaming about how you would spend your winnings when your lucky numbers come up? Or making plans for when Fortune unexpectedly comes knocking on your door? I thought Lady Luck had smiled on me the day I found this enormous gold nugget just lying around in the grounds of the Royal Perth …

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Eat It! – Weekly Photo Challenge – Endurance

Dear Friends, One of my responsibilities as a World Traveller is to take on every challenge that comes my way so I can report back to my faithful readers. I love to try everything once…and that includes food. I take this particular responsibility very seriously. You might think that eating delicious food from all parts …

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D is for Danger – Weekly Photo Challenge – Adventure

Dear Friends, As you know, adventure is my middle name. If there’s something exciting happening I’ll be right there ready to join in, and if I’m adventuring with friends it’s even better. But there is a limit to how adventurous I’m prepared to be, not like some people who go in for extreme activities and then get into trouble. It …

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