Category Archives: Architecture

Sintra’s Castle of the Moors

February 27th, 2021 After yesterday’s tour through Pena Palace, today we’re continuing the journey at neighboring Castelo dos Mouros, or Castle of the Moors. The contrast between these neighboring mountaintop forts could not be greater — one colorful and ostentatious to the south; the other rugged and bare to the north. They do share one thing in common — a

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Repost: Lisbon Life

February 24th, 2021 Yesterday’s mystery is solved! We’ve arrived in Portugal, as several of you guessed correctly. The photo shown yesterday was Sagres, at the southwestern tip (post coming soon). We’ll be in Portugal for the next week or so, exploring the southern part of the country. Today we start in Lisbon with its hilly landscape, endless tiles, wonderful food

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Indonesian Charm

February 15th, 2021 After yesterday’s visit to Borobudur, today I’m sharing more photos of our villa in Yogyakarta. I’ve written before about villa life in Indonesia and why renting a villa should be on every traveler’s bucket list. The experience brings architecture, nature and the art of living together into tangible, memorable form. Is it any wonder why so many

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Afternoon at Borobudur

February 14th, 2021 Hey, Valentine. After yesterday’s visit to the market, today we’re exploring Borobudur in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. I’ve refreshed the photos and added more to this post, originally published in 2014. Hope you love! ♥ More tomorrow, Kelly Post of the Day: Adding a bit of light to the darkness as we get through the pandemic together. This series

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