Companionable, Burgeoning, etc

Paula’s Thursday’s Special: Pick a word:     I decided to follow Paula’s lead and interpret them all.  Please click on any image for a better view. Populated – King Cormorants on an isle in the Beagle Channel  Time Sensitive – Mirabilis Jalapa, or commonly known as Four O’clocks because they usually don’t open until around four o’clock  Companionable  Clandestine   And lastly the burgeoning city … Continue reading Companionable, Burgeoning, etc

Door/18 – Polperro

Please click on image for a better view. Taken in Polperro, in Cornwall, England –  a popular destination because of its tightly-packed and old fisherman’s houses which survive almost untouched, its quaint harbour and attractive coastline. As early as the 13th century Polperro was a recognised fishing settlement and its first known record is in a Royal document of 1303.   We visited a few yeas ago and … Continue reading Door/18 – Polperro

Door/17 – Postkantoor

Please click on image for a better view.  This door provides entrance to what was the Postkantoor (post office) at 42 Coolsingel in Rotterdam, Holland.  It leads to an entrance hall with a ceiling rising to 22.5 metres (74 feet). The post office was built between 1915 and 1923.  They didn’t want it to overshadow the Town Hall nearby and so situated it further from the … Continue reading Door/17 – Postkantoor