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One last look…


  • Hike Caminho Portuguese ~ check
  • Stay at Casa Fernanda ~ check
  • Douro Valley ~ check
  • Porto, Portugal ~ check
  • Port wine tasting ~ check
  • Eat sardines and bacalao ~ check
  • Experience albergue life ~ check
  • Meet wonderful people ~ check
  • Eat a Francesinha sandwich ~ check
  • Not get fined on the metro line ~ check
  • Arrive home safely ~ check

Another notch in our belts.

Snapshots: The Yucatan

Anyone who can leave the Yucatán with indifference has never been an artist and will never be a scholar.
— Claude-Joseph-Désiré Charley

Click on the Youtube link below for a short slide show featuring random shots in the Yucatan region of Mexico:

Music: Yucatan – Music from the World

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People of Paris #12

People of Paris #12 features Pigeon Man, also known as the Pigeon Whisperer. It appears as though the gentleman is not thrilled with his role in life and may be thinking that this is one crappy job.

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Located in the Notre Dame Cathedral square,  there is some history behind this practice. The original Pigeon Man of Notre Dame, Pierre Pradeau came almost every day after his retirement to feed the birds, until he passed away on December 13th, 2009.

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Image from pigeonfriend.blogspot.com

This image shows love and kindness for his feathered friends…

It’s all in the attitude, right?

 

People of Paris #9… Wonder Hero?

People of Paris #9 spot goes to this costumed Spiderman wonder hero all bundled up and sitting with his donation cup in hand, mostly appearing to sleep. Busy night of fighting crime?

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Photo by Joyce Meyer

Located in the Montmartre section of Paris, France.

People of Paris #2… The Butcher

The true secret of happiness lies in taking a genuine interest in all the details of daily life.  ~ William Morris

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Image by Joyce Meyer

Farmers’ Market in Paris, France.