Cee’s Black & White Challenge…. Geometric Shapes



The magnificent carved stone and plaster work in the Harem’s Quarter in the Palace of Alcazar, Seville, Spain.

My suggestion for this weeks B&W Challenge.

Find out more on this link to Cee’s Blog:-



5th January

(C) David Oakes 2019


Wordless Wednesday….A Favourite Place


Location:-   The Alhambra, Granada of the Moors, Andalusia, Spain

Looking back at all the great places we have visited this year the Palaces of Alhambra has to be top of the list.

26th December

(C) David Oakes 2018

Cee’s Black & White Challenge – Drinks


Sherry Bodega, Jerez, Spain

Liquid Gold…in black barrels, covered in dust and kept cool in the shade of the Bodega. All this disguises the skill of the Master Winemaker a skill passed down over the centuries and as in this case by the same Byass family.

An idea for CEE’s B&W Challenge this week – Drink.  Here is the link to Cee’s Page:-



9th November

(C) David Oakes 2018