Just a few photos from our recent visit to the WW1 cemetery, Hartmannswillerkopf in the Vosges. We hadn’t intended to visit it but just happened to pass by as you do. The hill at the back which formed the from line is honeycombed with tunnels, that are not accessible but stand as a witness to the slaughter that took place there as German and French met. It must have been bitterly cold up there during the winter, one can only […]
I have not posted for a while.. mainly because I’ve been really busy since about November last year and I’ve become more picky about my photography, a bit more fussy about what I take photos off. Here’s a shot from this morning when I was walking the dog. The sunlight on the wet bushes was just fantastic..
Today is Armistice day and a holiday here in Belgium. So we decided to go out this afternoon to Virelles for a walk. It was a nice cool Autumn afternoon for a walk but the sun was missing, still Autumn has a certain feeling about it that I like. The lake at Virelles is drained every three years to maintain the natural balance of life there. If things are left too long the fish grow too large and this has a […]
Well, I just couldn’t resist a couple of photos today on our walk in the forest which is magnificent at this time of year. The colours are fantastic and the different smells, some coming from the very many different varieties of mushrooms popping their heads up all over the place. So, get out there people!