Another image from my back catalogue of Septembers past – this one from 2009.
We also walked the length of La Petite Ceinture, a disused ancient railway line that has been transformed into a park. I had been hoping that it would be a little like the High Line in NY, affording me elevated views of the surrounding area but it was really the opposite, sunken and surrounded by tall trees, dark and lovely. Click any of the pictures below to enlarge them all.
After the train brought us back from North Berwick (see previous few posts) to Edinburgh’s Waverley station, we walked back to our hotel via Princes St and Lothian Rd. Click any of the pictures below to see them bigger (if seeing in email or social media you may need to click the post title first).
After coming out the right side of the train station and passing the bicycle parking, we walked past a hotel guarded by a black cat and through the Citadelpark.
Parc du Bruxelles. There were a bunch of these whimsical
From the Pl Poelaert we walked on to our appointment at the Horta Museum, where phones, cameras, and bags are strictly forbidden and toured the fascinating dual building. Afterwards, we walked past the Palais d’Egmont (Egmont Palace) and into the Square du Petit Sablon. Click the images above to see them full sized and with descriptive captions (you may need to click the post title first to access on the web site if you are seeing this in email).
Just found a few more Ireland pictures on my other camera body. Here are a couple of a magpie and a heron lounging in St Stephen’s Green, a park in Dublin.
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