Category Monday Morning Blues

Monday Morning Blues – West Pier, Brighton, UK

Chor Minor, Bukhara, Uzbekistan

Monday Morning Blues – Chor Minor, Bukhara, Uzbekistan

My latest Monday morning shot designed to help blast away those Monday morning blues with an image of a far away place. Chor Minor was built in the 19th Century as the gatehouse of the now destroyed Madrasah of Khalif Niyaz-kul in Bukhara, the city on the historic Silk Road.

The Malecon, Havana, Cuba

Monday Morning Blues – The Malecon, Havana

Monday Morning Blues – Blue Eye, Albania

This week’s MMB photo comes from Southern Albania. Close to the coastal town of Sarandë sits a very unusual spring. It’s name is Syri i Kaltër, translated as Blue Eye. It indeed does resemble a blue eye as you can see. Nobody knows how deep the spring is, but it is deeper than 50 metres […]

Monday Morning Blues

This is a view from the top of Sugarloaf Mountain in Rio de Janeiro as a plane descends to land at Santos Dumont Airport. The impressive bridge in the background is the 8 mile long Rio–Niterói Bridge. Join in the mission to banish those Monday morning blues over on Twitter. Just post a photo featuring […]

Minaret of Islam-Khodja, Khiva, Uzbekistan

Monday Morning Blues – Minaret of Islam-Khodja, Khiva, Uzbekistan

My latest blue themed photo aimed at alleviating that Monday morning feeling……. My September 18 visit to Uzbekistan ranks as one of my best trips ever. The walled city of Khiva is sometimes overlooked in favour of Bukhara & Samarkand, but to miss the UNESCO listed city is a crime in my opinion. More laid […]

Monday Morning Blues

This is my second Monday Morning Blues post. The series has been conceived to show a picture that transports you away from that Monday morning feeling to somewhere relaxing or thrilling or stunningly beautiful. The theme will always be something blue. Please join in with your own posts and together we can help banish those […]

Monday Morning Blues

Bonifacio, Corsica This is the first of what will become a regular Monday post. A picture featuring the colour blue aimed at taking your mind off Monday morning drudgery. Please join in too if you like the idea.