Posts about pink

A blooming great welcome

Lovely to return from our holiday to find that the rose plant which I bought in spring has been lapping up the combination of rain and heat whilst we were away, to present us with 6 blooms on our arrival home.

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Rose garden… before the roses

The Rosengarten (Rose Garden) in Bern is high on the hill to the east of the city, with fantastic views across the Aare meander and the lower part of the old city.

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Ponte Tresa, Italy

The border between the south of Switzerland and the north of Italy intersects Lake Lugano at several points. Here, just along the road from the small but busy border crossing at Ponte Tresa, the view north from the Italian shore is entirely of Switzerland.

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Thun Castle and River Aare

Taken on our way back from a short Sunday afternoon tour to Interlaken, Justistal and then home via the Chinese takeaway in Thun :)

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Pink Cones

Pink pine cones amongst a mass of natural colour on the trees outside our window at home.

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Dawn over Kiesen

Photographed in 2005 as part of a set for a theatre production in Brienz. View the complete set in this full-screen gallery at Permanent Tourist.

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Trossach Mountains from the A9

Driving between Stirling and Perth on our way back to Angus, I saw this jaw-droppingly beautiful pink sunset over a fog-covered winter landscape alongside the main road. So, I jumped on the brakes, pulled into a farm access road and waded through calf-deep snow to get as many shots as I could before the light changed.

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Intersection

Jo in Basel this weekend and a sculpture by Richard Serra. My 300th photo of my lovely wife posted to Flickr.

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Bus Stop, Sorrento, Italy

On arrival in Sorrento, a half hour wait for the onward journey by coach to Positano, in the cool shade beneath a tree. Soaking up the beautiful colours of surrounding buildings, flowers and the mediterranean sky.

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