Textures
Aug06

Textures

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The vulture
Aug04

The vulture

I was having a good time resting in a country house near Pamplona, Spain in the Valley of Ultzama when the “little bird” of the picture landed on our garden, and decided to stay there. A vulture in the garden! A big one! and aggressive. He charged against us when we approached him. Anyway, I took my camera, because you don’t see those animals so close so frequently. We call the Animal Protection service and they told...

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Cee’s fun foto challenge: Hallways
Aug03

Cee’s fun foto challenge: Hallways

Wineries are places full of Hallways, usually dark and long ones. Miles and miles of hallways with barrels and bottles I’ve recently visited one in La Rioja, Spain. These are some of the pics I took. winery 3 Here is where the grapes ferment winery 1 Here is were the wine reposes winery Another view of the winery winery 2 The oldest bottles of the winery Cee’s fun Foto Challenge:...

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The mayor and the bishop
Jun19

The mayor and the bishop

The mayor of my city belongs to a far left party , so this year, just a few days before the roman Catholic feast of Corpus Christi, announced that he would not allow that the music band of the city would take part of the multitudinous procession which comes out from the cathedral thru the streets of the old quarter every year. The band always had been taken part, as it is a tradition. The bishop was worried because in such a short...

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blossom and the crazy street band
Jun17

blossom and the crazy street band

These days it’s so hot, that all our plants which had been gloriously blossoming in our patio only a week ago, are now dying dehydrated. We are watering them carefully every day and some are surviving but the weather is too hard for most of them. And they are exposed to the sun all day. No help for that. We are having an advanced summer time. Streets are full of people. My neighbourhood has plenty of life as ever. Kids are...

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