Bandannas

  While exploring the Taos, NM area, I came across a quaint little town called, Arroyo Seco.  Just two blocks long, the small town had plenty of little shops, art galleries, starving artists of all kinds, an ice cream shop and an organic fruit stand. This colorful display of bandannas stuck out from the dark … Continue reading Bandannas

Nazareth Bike Shop

Walking along the streets of Nazareth, the line of bicycles caught my eye.  It's not uncommon for the shop keepers to display their goods on the sidewalk. (Click here for another Nazareth street scene.) Notice how gas cans are used as traffic cones to separate pedestrians from street vehicles, and, of course the discarded pop can, … Continue reading Nazareth Bike Shop

Sabbath Best

Shop keepers in Israel's big cities typically display their wares on the sidewalk, especially along the known tourist routes.  On a dreary overcast day in Nazareth (predominantly Muslim), this bright splash of color caught my eye. I shot this while hiking down the hill from the Basillica of Annunciation, site of the Virgin Mary's original home, trying not to … Continue reading Sabbath Best