Posts tagged ‘flowers’

November 8, 2015

Budapest – Gül Baba rózsakertje (the rose garden of Gül Baba)

by ada

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November 2, 2015

the flowers of the Břeclav Jewish cemetery

by ada

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August 1, 2015

Wien – Volksgarten

by ada

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June 28, 2015

why make so much of fragmentary blue

by ada

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June 21, 2015

follow with May’s fairest flowers

by ada

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June 21, 2015

Baden bei Wien – Kurpark

by ada

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June 17, 2015

Burg Liechtenstein

by ada

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June 16, 2015

Maria Enzersdorf

by ada

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June 13, 2015

I feel as if the grass were pleased

by ada

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May 20, 2015

Föhrenberge

by ada

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May 17, 2015

Easter Monday

by ada

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May 16, 2015

and bees have stings, although they be not great

by ada

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May 15, 2015

things that make me happy

by ada

1. The last of Easter chocolate.

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2. Random hearts.

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3. Spring summer weather…

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4. …with spring summer clouds.

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5. Art on walls…

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6. …and on jam jar lids.

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7. Cat posters.

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8. Forget-me-nots…

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9. …and roses that don’t lose their colour.

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10. The inside of this tea box.

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11. These missing two volumes I found at a flea market to Volume 2 that I’ve already had.

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12. Visiting the Taizé prayer semi-regularly again.

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May 1, 2015

and still to my heart, spring comes with a bound

by ada

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April 14, 2015

Klosterneuburg – 10. Internationale Orchideenausstellung

by ada

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April 13, 2015

at the violet hour

by ada

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April 9, 2015

I open wide the portals of the spring

by ada

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March 23, 2015

I lift my heart as spring lifts up a yellow daisy to the rain

by ada

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March 11, 2015

I was born, I suppose, like anyone

by ada

Well, actually yesterday, but I can’t keep up with the changes in my life anymore, haha.

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January 25, 2015

Wien – Schmetterlinghaus (Butterfly House)

by ada

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January 5, 2015

Budapest – the plants beneath my feet, a retrospect

by ada

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November 27, 2014

I grow old, I grow old, the garden says

by ada

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November 23, 2014

things that make me happy

by ada

This mini snail I met on my way to work one morning.

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This plaque, which I, after having passed it five times a week for the last six months, have finally noticed. It marks the house the Hungarian poet József Attila had once lived in.

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The rainbow I saw from our balcony the other day.

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These pressed flowers I found in a book. They must have been there for the past twenty years.

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These fox earrings (I am slowly but irreversibly turning into a Crazy Cat Lady; a spinster of a certain age, with wild hair, weird clothes and age-inappropriate jewellery).

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Autumn. It’s almost gone now so let these pictures stand for All Things Awesome That I Missed Out On This Year.

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November 18, 2014

Budapest – Budai Arborétum, the upper garden

by ada

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November 17, 2014

Budapest – Budai Arborétum, the lower garden

by ada

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October 29, 2014

Slovenia – the ground beneath my feet

by ada

There are a plenty of good reasons to examine the ground beneath your feet in Slovenia. Looking down keeps you entertained and, most importantly, it provides you with information that is essential for safe travel…

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…and for your survival through clues on where to find water and food.

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If you’re lucky, you can even find some actual food.

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Water is everywhere…

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…and so is nature.

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As for the animals, there are sea stars,…

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…colourful fish…

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…cats, that are eager to make friends with you…

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…and more cats that are too busy on their way to secret missions to care.

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You can also admire the beauty made by man.

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Some of the artworks are even bearing the signature (and basic data information) of the artist.

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You can read poetry…

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…or challenge your ability of deciphering secret codes.

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Discover the signs of love…

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…hate…

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…history…

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…and of recent or long gone underground civilisations.

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And last but not least, there are always the cobblestones!

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July 25, 2014

things that make me happy

by ada

I can’t believe it’s been more than a year since I last posted in this series. That tells tales about my circumstances lately. I’ve failed miserably with my New Year’s resolution of sharing more of my life here anyway – not that I don’t have a life because I rather do, but it seems I’m not good at getting personal. What I’m good at is taking photos of buildings and flowers, so this place has inevitably became kind of a travel blog, but without the joys and excitement of actual travelling. You know, something like an unofficial Budapest Guide for Weirdos (and for all who enjoy looking at dead butterflies and old medical instruments). This is a lose-lose situation, I’m afraid.

But there are still the small things, like…

…this super cheap waffle place and their raspberry mousse that tastes just like I remember it from my childhood.

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…pretty bees on pretty flowers.

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…visiting museums.

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…doing small trips.

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…summer food.

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…thrifted summer clothes. Too bad I’m seven kilos overweight (oh well, waffle place, hello).

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…the first outdoor swim of the year at Vadaš Thermal Bath in Štúrovo, Slovakia. (Okay, it happened more than a month ago. I’m actually  writing this post since years weeks. I hope one day – if life allows me – I can get back to real-time blogging.)

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…going on a holiday! I haven’t been on a summer holiday since 2009 (ten days at the Bulgarian coast. I’m still dreaming about it). (I usually do budget travelling, that means Venice in February, Prague in October and that epic Moravian road tour in December. I haven’t felt a cold that freezing in my entire life than I did at a bus stop in Moravske Budejovice at 22.30 pm last winter.)

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July 7, 2014

Vácrátót – Nemzeti Botanikus Kert (National Botanical Garden)

by ada

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June 19, 2014

the woods are lovely, dark and deep

by ada

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June 5, 2014

Budapest – Orczy-kert

by ada

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