Weekly Photo Challenge: Threes

The Sheikh Zayed (Grand) Mosque in Abu Dhabi is a strong competitor for one of the modern wonders of the world. There are many photographs from there that I could have included for this challenge, but I finally chose these three pictures of one of the many huge chandeliers in the main prayer room.

Rural Reflections

Two photographs taken close to Tranquility Base. Yvette’s barn is actually in the hamlet, while Chez Fiaud is a couple of kilometers away, on one of our local walks.

Weekly Photo Challenge: Grand

Detail from the triumphal arch in the Roman city of Jerash, in Jordan. I think they were trying to make a point.

Jerash

Weekly Photo Challenge: Eerie

Somehow the bird adds to the sense of menace created by the looming stonework.

Taken in Chauvigny, a fortified medieval town in the Vienne department of France.


Eerie

Weekly Photo Challenge: From Lines To Patterns

Dhow Palace

It’s often hard to say where lines become patterns. One answer could be ‘hotels’. The images in this post all feature hotels in either Abu Dhabi or Dubai.