This week’s theme: Sea
When I received the e-mail with this weeks photo challenge I got quite excited. Me and the sea, yep that always floats my boat, so to speak!
If you haven’t guessed by now I love taking photos of the sea, I have an affinity with water, and all things nautical, and have I got some cracking photos for you this week… ’cause guess where I just was? Venice! But you know that already…
I also live by the sea, and pretty much always have lived near water no matter where in the world I have been.
The only issue I might have with this challenge is narrowing my collection of images down to a select few, so as not to bore you natives of blogland. I seek to impress if possible as always, so I’ll be back….
…. a short while later…
“La Mer…” I feel a song coming on!
Venice is built on the Adriatic Sea, and the city’s marriage to the water that surrounds it, flows beneath it and gives it it’s identity and life has been celebrated annually on Ascension Day during the ceremony of ‘The Marriage of the Sea’. A ceremony that has had Venice renewing its vows to its watery Spouse for almost a thousand years. And it is a strong marriage unswerving in its fidelity. May it stand for another millennium.
Here are a few of my favourite snapshots of my most favourite and treasured city that to me sing about the sea…
If you wish to participate in this week’s challenge click here for details. New themes are announced every Friday.