Camps Bay – a photoblog

Came across Camps Bay nearly by accident…oh yes I knew I was passing through Camps Bay on the Hop On Hop Off Bus in Cape Town but I didn’t know that I was going to be compelled to get off the bus when I saw that glittery white sand and turquoise ocean. Yes it drew me off […]

Urca, Rio – photoblog

Surprisingly I came across Chopin in Urca, or at least a statue of him looking out across the Atlantic. Not sure why he was there but he did have a quiet beach almost to himself at the foot of Sugarloaf Mountain. From the front of the cable car rising up Sugarloaf there are great views […]

Rough Point,Rhode Island Newport

We had planned to visit just one of the great Mansions of Newport (Breakers) but our hotel Gilded let us know that the day we were in Newport which was October 24th coincided with the Restoration Foundation Golden Birthday and entrance to Doris Dukes former home Rough Point was free. So we walked the famous Cliff Walk, popped into Breakers […]