T is for Trikeri – a magical island

Trikeri is a tiny Greek island in the Gulf of Volos, at the very end of the Pelion peninsula.  It is becoming a popular sailing area, as it is close to the islands of  Evia  to the south, and Skiathos to the east.  After our yacht Fandancer  was launched from the boatyard on Evia after the winter, we had a wonderful trip around the gulf of Volos, and Trikeri island was a very memorable place. Continue reading

Monday windows …..in Greece.

I always look forward to Monday windows .   Windows are so beautiful, even the broken, rusty ones.   I’ve got a bright and colourful window for you today. Why not take a look?

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Monday Window

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The colour Scarlet….

I love Scarlet. It’s always been one of my favourite colours.  It’s so bright and vibrant.

It’s a great colour for today’s Crayola challenge.

According to  Wikipedia Scarlet is brilliant red color with a tinge of orange. In the spectrum of visible light, and on the traditional color wheel, it is one-quarter of the way between red and orange, slightly less orange than vermilion.

Here are three of my photos which I think represent the colour scarlet….  Continue reading