The Romanian landscape is approximately one-third mountainous and one-third forested, with the remainder made up of hills and plains. The climate is temperate and marked by four distinct seasons. Romania enjoys a considerable wealth of natural resources: fertile land for agriculture; pastures for livestock; forests that provide hard and soft woods; petroleum reserves; metals, including… Read more »
shimmering clouds illuminate the sailboats gently waking up
Inspired by photorealism, hyperrealism is a contemporary school of painting that evokes the illusion of photography. With advancements in cameras, lenses, and digital equipment, artists have been able to be far more precision-oriented in their practice, culminating in an entirely new genre of contemporary art that makes you do a double take.
If you are ever planning to visit the capital of Scotland, why not go to Edinburgh? It has a medieval Old Town and elegant Georgian New Town with gardens and neoclassical buildings. Looming over the city is Edinburgh Castle, home to Scotland’s crown jewels and the Stone of Destiny, used in the coronation of Scottish… Read more »
“Heal the past; live the present; dream the future.” “We are not permitted to choose the frame of our destiny. But what we put into it is ours.” -Dag Hammarskjold “Yesterday is not ours to recover, but tomorrow is ours to win or lose.” -Lyndon B. Johnson “Destiny is no matter of chance. It is… Read more »
Well, I have finally returned to rainy England and I must say I loved Tobago! It’s sunny, it’s cheap (if you know how to avoid the sharks) and the people are friendly as hell! Maybe a bit too friendly for my cold soul. I went through the town initially with a taxi and then risked… Read more »
I swear this isn’t Facebook so I won’t post anything with me in it. But the scenery is quite cool and I think I’ve developed a taste for photography! 🙂