Dreaming of France: Le Chat!
This week, in her "Dreaming of France" challenge, Paulita chose to feature some cats of Paris, inspired as she was by Virginia (Paris Through My Lens) and Genie (Paris and Beyond). I thought I'd add to the mix. The sweet boy above was waiting for us at the top of the Abbesses Metro in Montmartre. At the time I visited, my sweet Marmalade Gypsy was home waiting for me, quite ill. I think this cat was a sign that Gypsy was hanging in there for my return. This one above was in the Montmartre…
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By Becky Mahan, Editor Ah, whiskey. The classic brown liquor has been a favorite for centuries, but in recent years, modern society has really started to - excuse the pun - drink it up. And with that came an onslaught of trendy whiskey bars, specializing in the aged, the rare, and the exclusive. The great American novelist Raymond Chandler once said, “There is no bad whiskey. There are only some whiskeys that aren't as good as others.” Likewise, there are no bad whiskey bars - but some are…
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Highgate is the crown jewel in a city filled with cemeteries. It is both a working burial ground and a museum of Victorian beliefs, technology and architecture
Marie Laveau's resting place, New Orleans - Marie Catherine Laveau was a Louisiana Creole practitioner of Voodoo renowned in New Orleans. Her daughter, Marie Laveau II, also practiced Voudoun, as well as Voodoo. She and her mother had great influence over their multiracial following. Photo by Heather Mitchell - Jan 22, 2012 via Picasa
Robert the Bruce, King of Scotland
Photographed at St Conan's Kirk, Lochawe. A fragment of bone is located in the Bruce Chapel at St Conan's Kirk, transferred from Dunfermline Abbey . www.undiscoveredscotland.co.uk/lochawe/stconans/
Paris- Pre Lachaise graveyard. The catacombs sit underneath this graveyard, even more of a wonder!
Paris- Pre Lachaise graveyard. The catacombs sit underneath this graveyard, even more of a wonder!...