Colours of Provence (1)
The bright poppies set off the beautiful lavender colours.
Colours of Provence (2)
These lovely ochre colours are seen everywhere in Provence. This was one small corner that epitomised the region.
A Quiet Corner of Provence
What can I say? Turn a corner in any one of hundreds of small villages in Provence and a tranquil scene like this will greet the eye.
A Venice back-water
Scenes like this greet the eye wherever you look in Venice. The rippled reflections of the bright colours are particularly attractive.
Decay in Venice
Not everywhere in Venice is kept pristine for the visitors. Perhaps that is why this picture carries its own charm.
A side street in Lucca, Italy
Lucca in Italy is a lovely old walled town with narrow streets. Away from the shopping centres there are residential areas that have seen better years.
Blue and ochre go so well together.
Several images stitched together to take in the whole scene of Florence.
Ponte Vecchio bridge over the Arno River
In subdued shadows, the beautiful ochre hues of the buildings on the Ponte Vecchio in Florence, show their wonderful depth of colour.