A large, friendly tortoise

A large, friendly tortoise follows us along the perimeter of his fenced in area at the Jardim Botanico da Madeira. December 2012.

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Graffiti at Park Guell in Barcelona, Spain.

Graffiti at Park Güell in Barcelona, Spain. The park was designed by Catalan architect Antoni Gaudí and built between 1900 and 1914. Barcelona is the capital of Catalonia. December 2012.


The ballroom at Casa Canals, a stately old mansion in Tarragona, Spain. Visitors must walk only on the red carpet. December 2012

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Basilica i Temple Expiatori de la Sagrada Familia , Gaudi’s unfinished masterpiece–under construction since 1882. Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain. December 2012.

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A small display in a chapel beside Santa Cova Holy Grotto at the Montserrat Monastery, an important place of pilgrimage. December 2012.

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This articulated, ivory doll was found inside a sarcophagus along with the remains of a young girl, about five or six years old, in the paleo-Christian necropolis of Tarragona, Spain. December 2012.

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Ancient Roman Amphitheater, Tarragona, Spain. December 2012.

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One of the black Madonnas of Europe at Santa Maria de Montserrat monastery in the Montserrat mountain, Catalonia. December 2012.

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Illuminated fountains in Salou, Spain. December 2012.

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Colossal Statue of Amenhotep IV, sandstone. King Tut Exhibit at the Pacific Science Center, Seattle, WA. June 5, 2012.