Archive | January, 2015

Sri Lanka: A different viewpoint in black and white

Sri Lanka in black and white

Sri Lanka: A different viewpoint in black and white The entire country of Sri Lanka is a vivid tapestry of amazing color, patterns and visual elements that are best portrayed in full color. But… I love challenges and knew that it would be a fun experience to present the country only in black and white and finding all the […]

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Parmigiana at the Fancy food show

The Fancy Food Show – Travel Photo Mondays

Eating my way through the Fancy Food Show in San Francisco   It was my first sample bite: sharp, edgy and bursting with flavor.  It was just the perfect first bite of cheese and not just any cheese, it was from an entire wheel of Parmigiano Reggiano from Parma in Italy’s Emilia-Romagna region. I’m already in heaven and wanting to […]

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Alcatraz island and exploring the island

Alcatraz island and exploring the island

Alcatraz island:  an art exhibit, penitentiary and exploring the island   Hard to believe that it has been over 20 years since I’ve visited Alcatraz island in the middle of San Francisco bay.  I haven’t had a desire to visit the island until I heard about a current show happening at the same time which […]

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Giant Buddha at Gumps in San Francisco

Gump’s shopping experience

  Gump’s: An amazing shopping experience – Travel Photo Mondays   It’s not too often that you will hear about amazing sales at this iconic and luxury San Francisco landmark that typically doesn’t offer its remarkable goods at bargain prices.  But for the January time frame when the store is clearing out all the Christmas […]

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A Presidio hike, crabbing and crab fest in San Francisco

Crabs in San Francisco

Crabs in San Francisco? Fun on a Presidio Hike.   It’s early January and crabs are typically the favorite New Years delicacy favored by San Franciscans and everyone living around the Bay Area. And why not, it’s crab season and the local Dungeness crabs are what every restaurant in town is featuring as a seasonal specialty until […]

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Fall time in Lake Bled

Favorite photos of 2014 – Travel Photo Discovery

Favorite photos of 2014 – Travel Photo Discovery   Hard to imagine a year ending so quickly and all the wonderful travel experiences that I have gone through this year. It has been a wonderful year filled with exciting places I’ve visited for the first time and many old favorites that I love returning to […]

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