We chose to stay at the Hotel Sainte Beuve a little boutique hotel on line 12 leading to the Porte de Versailles Paris Expo convention centre for our meeting. Fortuitously, the Jardin de Luxembourg was right on our doorstep just a few minutes walk away. On our last day, we managed to head there at daybreak ….
Giverny : Monet’s Botanical Masterpiece When: September 2019 Weather: Warm 20C Leica Q, Leica M10P 35 summilux, Nikon P900 We had planned to take the train to Vernon/Giverny to visit Monet’s house and garden, famed for being the location where … Continue reading →
A Suzhou Sojourn and a little birding When: September 2019 Weather: Hot 25C Leica Q, Nikon P900 Aspen last week and Suzhou this week…a study in contrasts…flying into Shanghai, Suzhou is … Continue reading →
Aspen Birding IV : Ute Park/Cemetery etc When: August 2019 Weather: warm 15-25C Leica M10P, Nikon P900, Sony RX10mk4 We stayed at the Little Nell Hotel in the centre of Aspen for our … Continue reading →
Aspen Birding III:The Community Garden When: August 2019 Weather : hot and sunny 24C Leica M10P summilux, Nikon P900, Sony RX10mk4 After we spent half an hour at Hallam Lake, Rebecca brought … Continue reading →
Aspen birding II : Hallam Lake ACES When: August 2019 Weather: Cool 10-25C NikonP900, Sony RX10 Mk4, Leica M10P 35mm Summilux In Aspen there is a place called the Aspen Centre for Environmental … Continue reading →