Like most European cities and towns, Lisbon, Portugal has narrow, cobbled streets.  But unique from, say Amsterdam or Paris, Lisbon’s narrow, Lisbon’s topography includes hills on par with San Francisco’s. The Bairro Alto neighborhood expanded from the original city center in the second half of the 15th century in response to the social and economic growth […]

After visiting the Milan Cathedral, we wandered through the busy, graffitied streets of Milan, Italy and stumbled upon the remains of a Romanesque church built in the 5th Century.  All but this partial portion of a wall was demolished in 1949 in order to accommodate a growing city and additional roads. On Today’s Date in […]

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You may remember Rose from another post earlier this week.  Here she is again modeling an amazing creation by the talented owner of ReDoux Fashions in the middle of Grand Boulevard in downtown Kansas City. After seeing the amazing shots posted in our Meet Up space, I appreciate how much I have to learn, but I […]

As a friend recently asked, “What is it about December that brings out the ‘year in review recaps’ and ‘predictions’ in all of us?”  I don’t know the answer, but I do feel myself being sucked in.  Because the “A to Z” series I incorporated into my 365+1 photo blogging project has been so well received, I thought I’d […]