Entrance to Magic Bus Record Shop Lisbon dusk

Lisbon: The MAGIC BUS Record Shop.

 Step inside the MAGIC BUS! Well, I might have stepped inside to see what was on offer in Lisbon’s Magic Bus independent record shop but it was closed for the day. I did get a picture of its magical door though and a view of the street it’s in.   Read more…

LISBON: Steps in Alfama District

LISBON: Steep Streets in the Alfama District.

  LISBON: The Alfama District. The Alfama is Lisbon’s oldest quarter. Spread over the southeastern slope of the hill crowned by Castelo de São Jorge, the picturesque neighborhood is composed of a maze of narrow streets, winding alleyways, and steep flights of steps. Its kasbah-like layout is deliberate – this Read more…

Stan Laurel Oliver Hardy Stan Ollie Ulverston

Stan & Ollie at The Mad Hatter’s Tea Party

Stan and Ollie are alive and well….. …….. I know this because I saw them sitting on a bench a couple of weeks ago.  Admittedly, they have shrunk in size over the years, but perhaps Alice and The Mad Hatter had something to do with that.     I had Read more…

Forest God street photography green

It’s Easy to be Green when you’re a Forest God

It’s relatively easy to be green when you’re a Forest God:     It’s a bit easier when you’re a Shield Bug:   But when you’re a Grasshopper, it’s so easy that you never need to give it a second thought: For another Green post , see Going Green in Read more…

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