August

Now that August has started, let’s have a look at last year’s for my 2016 Calendar. The first half was spent in Slovenia where I am right now as well. Here is a look at assorted locations. Photo: © signature mmm My 2016 Calendar: January is here. February is here. March is here. April is here. May is here. June is here. July is here. September…

MM 3-34: Monochrome square madness

After quite a long while I’m taking part in Leanne Cole’s Monochrome Madness challenge again. This week’s theme was “square or rectangle”, an occasion to return to the Square Colosseum in Rome. For more photos of the Square Colosseum and Eur part of Roma click here. Photo: a © signature mmm production For Leanne Cole’s…

CFFC: My Entrances and Doors

Since I take photos of doors all the time for Norm’s Thursday Doors (and for myself) as it is, here is a selection of favourite previously published ones for Cee and her fun challenge. Since this is a special occasion, here are more then twenty photos which is my usual limit. I think I’ll make…

Thursday Doors, August 25

When I showed you photos from my Saturday visit of EUR, the weirdly white, wide and empty part of Roma with the square Colosseum, I left out a little big something on purpose: the door of the Basilica of St. Peter and Paul. Today is the day. And when you’re there, take some Peace and Good…

Suvi’s Statues: Rome’s Eur

Do you know that there is a portion of Roma that was left unfinished because the war prevented the world’s fair in celebration of the 20th anniversary of Fascism in Italy? Do you know that Roma’s patron saints are Peter and Paul? And most strikingly: do you know that Roma has a square Colosseum too,…