“It is better to have your head in the clouds
and know where you are
than to breathe the clearer atmosphere below them
and think that you are in paradise”
(Henry David Thoreau – american author)
Schleswig-Holsteinische Landesmuseen Schloß Gottorf
(in english: Regional State Museum Gottorp Castle in the german city Schleswig)
The old phrase that “home is where your heart is” is so true
but it is also true that we leave a piece of the heart,
when we leave a place where we were happy to stay
it makes the pleasure so much greater when we return to visit
us who have lived in many places, both through childhood and adulthood
so it’s great to have a big heart for all these places.
Admitted this photo wasn’t taken with my own camera, but with a borrowed one
my camera did a completely black photo of an “invisible” castle in the moonlight
I lived in a period of my childhood in the beautiful german town of Schleswig
some of my classmates parents were employed at the castle
which are placed in the western periphery of the city
for this reason we used much time in the surroundings of the castle
and I was very fascinated by this historic place
(the castle was a period incidentally the residence of a danish king many years ago.
The castle in daylight.
An old viking ship found in Nydam Mose – exhibited at the castle.
An impressive Hercules sculpture.
Subjects we called “out of this world” or “masterpiece” probably change during life.
“Always keep your words soft and sweet, just in case you have to eat them”
(Andy Rooney – american television writer and commentator)
“I am sure that the sweetness comes from inside” (Le Drake Noir)
Sugar beets are unloaded at a danish sugar factory
danish dairy cows in the process of producing milk (for the chocolate)
and some cocoa beans shipped from Ecuador.
Probably the sweetest place in the norwegian capital Oslo
maybe the rest of Norway too
here was formerly the well known norwegian chocolate factory Freia Sjokolade placed.
Some claim that diamonds are a girl’s best friend
it isn’t true, it’s undoubtedly chocolate, which is a woman’s best friend.
With the inspiration from Ailsa and her worth visting blog
“Where’s my backpack?
this is my version of her travel theme this week “Sweet