Photo Challenge: Vivid

In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Vivid.”

Pink Flowers at a cottage
Pink Flowers at a cottage
Lavandula Daylesord Victoria Australia
Lavandula Daylesord Victoria Australia
Lavandula Daylesord Victoria Australia
Lavandula Daylesord Victoria Australia
Lake Daylesford Victoria Australia
Lake Daylesford Victoria Australia

These photos captured in Daylesford, (Australia) stands up to the meaning of vivid for me.  My mind can vividly remember the exact moment I captured them and how I felt.  

Photo Challenge: On The Way to Hamilton Island (paradise)!

In response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “On the Way.”

Here is a collection of our epic day of travel from Melbourne to Hamilton Island (AKA paradise), Australia.  I treasure these “On the Way” collection, as it shows me how happy my kids were through 5 different modes of transportation over 12 hours of getting to our destination.  You can read my take on our Hamilton Island trip on my blog.

Easter Holiday fun

One of the most Beautiful villages in France, Roussillon

I think I left my heart in Provence, a beautiful place

One of the most beautiful villages in France, Roussillon.  

The village and the Ochre trail boasts breath taking hues of ochre- reds and yellows.  Set  in the southern edge of the Plateau de Vaucluse, Roussillon is really a pretty hilltop village you would want to spend an afternoon or a day just taking in its beauty.  Tip, also beautiful to see the colours in the  setting sun.

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Red Hues Of Roussillon

The Ochre Trail that is just a few steps from the village is mesmerising  The ochre-red hills amongst the deep green pine forest is truly worth a visit.  We went with our then 11 month old and 3 year old toddlers, and they loved the colours, and the red sand that coloured their hands.

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The Ochre Trail : with my then three year old daughter
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Look at the colour
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Hilltop Village of Roussillon
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Roussillon Ochre Trail
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Views From The Ochre Trail

This brings back such wonderful memories…..  Provence is one of those places I would not mind going over and over again.

Where is that place  for you?