Weekly Photo Challenge: Reward

Plum Blossom

“…and then, I have nature and art and poetry, and if that is not enough, what is enough?”
― Vincent van Gogh

Most of the times, I don’t carry a big camera while taking a hike in the nature.  However, I come across all hidden wonders as soon the man-made world vanishes – a photogenic wild flower, a hidden stream, cherry blossoms out of no where, a rainbow behind the lush green mountain, a small island with only two swans, or a squirrel squinting at a pine cone. They all are inspiring, truly. Most of my favorite photographs are from those expeditions. Continue reading “Weekly Photo Challenge: Reward”

San Francisco: One Afternoon on Tiled Steps

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It was one foggy Thursday in San Francisco yesterday, we both completed an important work and had the rest of the day free. 

While sitting inside the busy Starbucks, I was browsing on internet to find a place to go, to give my eyes rest, somewhere without wifi and all connectivity, somewhere close to nature. Travelling around 20 miles was not an option since the next day, Friday, was not a holiday.  And then just when I almost decided to spend the rest of the day at some cafe in Sausalito, my husband drove me to this place. Continue reading “San Francisco: One Afternoon on Tiled Steps”