A Walk Among the Menhirs – Sequel

If not the tallest standing stones I have seen, the menhirs of Filitosa on Corsica are definitely the most scenic ones.

Plenty of mystery has always surrounded these creations. For the archaeologist Roger Grosjean, the statue-menhirs represented the enemy chiefs killed in battle. The megalithic people would immortalise the enemy warriors strength in stone, so that it could never again manifest itself. (read more ….) If you have missed the first part …..

 

 

 

Today Jo is taking us on a beautiful walk to Roker Pier.

 

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42 thoughts on “A Walk Among the Menhirs – Sequel

    • Thanks Max πŸ™‚ Nex time there will be something totally different, but before that I shot my favourite Zagreb Park in the worst possible season – all muddy and squishy and I am intending to post it before Thursday for your challenge.

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  1. You are the queen of moody Paula – both photos and music. Your photos show antiquity in their feel, not just their subject matter. You are also a wonderful travel advisor. I always want to go where you’ve been. I look forward to your Zagreb Park post with all its mud and squish. How’s winter treating you?

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    • My dear Meg πŸ™‚ You see so much good in me, that I wish some day I can believe just a part of it πŸ™‚ I am ambiguous about winter – my bday is coming the end of month – so I should be a winter person, but I always loved late summer and early autumn better. Most of us here live in anxiety over political and economic situation fearing about jobs and future. Yesterday we got a new president and it does not look good. When are you going to Poland?

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  2. Oh, I just love that pit Paula. It would look great in my garden, don’t you think? The birds and Vervets would enjoy that so much. πŸ˜€ Now wouldn’t it be great that techonoly make it so that we can take out anything that we see in a photo? I would be on the net all day long, hahahah!

    Stunning shots and thanks for another fascinating musical tour. β™₯ Hugs β™₯

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  3. Pingback: Jo’s Monday walk : Dodging golf balls! | restlessjo

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