This week’s photo challenge is “Lost in the Details”. I seem to be stuck on Antigua, Guatemala as a topic and recently focused on the magnificent colorful details of one street in Antigua on thirdeyemom. Now here is my attempt to get lost in the details of one gorgeous ruin, a church destroyed in multiple earthquakes, in fantastic Antigua. (If possible, it looks best on the big screen versus a mobile app). Hope you enjoy. To see more entries to […]
In response to Jakesprinter’s Sunday post with the theme of “solid” I couldn’t think of anything more solidly built and beautiful than India’s beloved Taj Mahal. A true testament of beauty, labor and love, this breathtaking structure was built in record time taking only twenty years to build using spectacular white marble and thousands of workers and artisans. It is one of the most impressive masterpieces in the world. Although the journey there was backbreaking and treacherously awful, when we […]
Greetings from Antigua…wish you were here! Photo taken in March in Antigua, Guatemala. I was going over the last few photographs from my trip to Guatemala and found this one that I took in Antigua on my last day. For some reason, I had passed it by before but when I look more closely at it, I realize how much I like it. It reminds me so much of what Antigua is….brightly, colored terra-cotta buildings all in different levels of […]
Greetings from Antigua…wish you were here! Photo taken at the handicraft market outside of the ruins of El Carmen in Antigua, Guatemala. Spending the day outside the ancient ruins of the Sara Clara church and selling her handmade wares.
Greetings from Antigua…wish you were here! Photo of the Santa Clara ruins in Antigua, Guatemala. After a cloudy day, the sun had finally broken through the low-lying clouds and cast its magical light through the gate of the Santa Clara ruins. I was captivated by this gorgeous place. To read more, stay tuned to thirdeyemom where I will be posting a full account of my visit to the Santa Clara ruins soon.