Is it so small a thing to have enjoyed the sun? – Matthew Arnold
Don’t grow up too quickly, lest you forget how much you love the beach. Michelle Hand
“Perfect speed isn’t moving fast at all; perfect speed is being there.” Chang – Jonathan LivingstonSeagull
Ponta da Piedade, Portugal
There is nothing fake about this view – you really can see for miles and miles (and miles and miles)….
Blue skies, smiling at me, Nothing but blue skies, do I see – Irving Berlin
The Algarve area in Portugal has many wonderful beaches. This shot is in Albufeira, an interesting little town, with many intriguing features – including an outdoor, uncovered escalator!
Don’t cry because it’s over…smile because it happened. – Dr. Seuss
Well, if that doesn’t sum up how one should feel at the end of a vacation, I’m not sure what does!
You lose sight of things… and when you travel, everything balances out. – D. Gidel
It’s true that when you are busy living life, you need time away to regain your balance. This much I know – when I travel, it slows me down and gives me time to think. And that creates balance.
Having time to read (6 books!) doesn’t hurt either.