Weekly Photo Challenge: Extra, Extra

In response to the Weekly Photo Challenge:  Extra, Extra,  here are the two pictures I chose for the entries, The first picture was taken in front of the de young Museum in San Francisco.   A  young lady was walking towards the entrance of the museum. The poster is big, but she is small. The…

Weekly Travel Theme – Bright

This post is in response to the Weekly Travel Theme: Bright. My interpretation is “what makes your day bright? ”  The  beautiful flowers in these pictures?  A window with an ocean view ?  The beautiful design of the ceiling of the Bellagio Hotel?  Or a piece of fantastic artwork “Breathing flower” in front of San Francisco…

I have seen them all! But when will they meet again?

Asian Art Museum, San Francisco        Louvre,  Paris    The Porch of the Caryatids, Athens Some years ago, at the Asian Art Museum (AAM) in San Francisco,  I saw this Cheekpiece of a horse bridle in the form of a fantastic creature, 1000 to 650 BCE, Iran, bronze . I was fascinated after reading…

Lucky me! I saw it….The Space Shuttle Endeavor

  Thanks to WordPress, I had reblogged the beautiful picture of the shuttle Endeavor flying over the Bay Bridge on Friday morning.  This was posted minutes after this had happened.  I just saw it on Freshly Pressed, and happily reblogged it. I saw the space shuttle too while I was riding on BART from the…

Naoya Hatakeyama: Natural Stories – Exhibition at SFMOMA

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art In my last post, I mentioned that I took my brother and sister-in-law to lunch and attend a historic tour at the San Francisco Palace Hotel – SF Palace Hotel Historic Tour and Lunch.  After lunch, I took them to San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.  My brother was an…