Local Heart, Global Soul

January 13, 2014

Weaving My Way Through Crowds To Get The Shots…

Filed under: ART,GERMANY,Monschau,PHOTOGRAPHY,Statues / Sculpture — kiwidutch @ 1:00 am
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Following yesterday’s post, this diary entry finds us in Monschau, Germany, seeing the sights with visiting Singaorean friend “Velvetine”. One of the attractions of the main square we are in is a statue and fountain that celebrates the fact that the historical wealth and main income of the town was derived from centuries of weaving.  There were frequently large bus groups of tourists congregated around this so it took a long time to  wait for the little moment it was unattended to get decent photographs.  I think it  was worth the wait. The fountain shows various parts of the weaver’s trade…

(photograph © Kiwidutch)

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(photograph © Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Kiwidutch)

(photograph © Kiwidutch)

1 Comment »

  1. Beautiful pics!! This is what I love about Europe – utter attention to detail and bits of culture everywhere!

    Comment by Elizabeth Joss — January 13, 2014 @ 9:58 am | Reply


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