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Eventually Everything Connects (WPC: Connected)

Eventually everything connects – people, ideas, objects.

The quality of the connections is the quality per se.
-Charles Eames –

Eventually everything connects - people, ideas, objects. The quality of the connections is the quality per se. -Charles Eames - (credit : brainy Quotes)

Eventually everything connects including the tiny beads to make beautiful neck laces (Stree- Stall at Fort Cochin , Kerala, India)

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Street vendor with her beads at Fort Cochin, Kerala, India

The above entry is in response to The Daily Post’s weekly photo challenge: “Connected.”

Rise of micronations

Have you heard of micronations Sealand (off the coast of United Kingdom)  and Hutt River Province in Western Australia?

Then you must read the article below……

 

Paper money of Hutt River Province.  Apparently 20 cents goes a long way there.  Also note the columns of swans and pigs.

Rise of micronations.

Weekly Photo Challenge : Companions – Twin Towers of Malaysia

We shape our buildings

Thereafter they shape us ”  – Winston Churchill

Weekly Photo Challenge : Companion -Petronas Towers in Malaysia

Twin Towers of Malaysia

Petronas Towers of  Kuala Lumpur are the tallest twin towers in the world.  These photos were taken during our visit to Malaysia in 2008. Twin towers have 88 floors with a high speed elevator. We were fortunate to visit the sky bridge which was 170 meters above from the ground.

( photos: alfiet June 08)

Companions

Companions

Daily Prompt : Tagline

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Weekly photo challenge-Unique shower time!

 Weekly photo challenge-Unique shower time!

Bath time! (Photo: Alfiet2011)

Elephants’ are fascinating animals. This photo was taken in December 2011 while the gentle giants having their daily bath. It was captured from the balcony of the cafe at the Elephant Orphanage, Sri Lanka.

“By a sweet tongue and kindness, you can drag an elephant with a hair” – A Persian Proverb

 

Rub-a-dub-dub-shower time!

Rub-a-dub-dub-shower time!

1..2..3..Action!

1..2..3..Action!

Mother & calf

Mother & calf

Skeleton of  an elephant

Skeleton of an elephant