Nature is shaping this prickly cactus with sweet hearts.
Manually laid rock path. Somewhere in China.
Lichen covered slate fragments frame a mountain valley with snow and cold rivers. Eerie fog obscures the horizon.
Picture taken between from the Kebnekaise mountain towards the Kebnekaise Mountain Station, Sweden.
A walled garden.
From Dromoland Castle, Co Clare, Ireland.
Overlooking the main square of the mountain village of Machu Picchu, Peru.
Kay observed that the stone buildings were reminiscent of an old Irish fishing village, and I had to concur. This led us to the, slightly irreverent, theory that the Irish actually populated the area thousands of years before the Incas, and definitely before the Spanish arrived.
Loose pebbles rounded by the never ending shaping of Ocean waves. These pebbles live just off Whidbey Island.