Tucson Travels = What I saw on my vacation – Weekly Photo Challenge

Tucson has incredible light, sunsets and just about anything that is not northern forests. I really like the desert. My companions said they liked it, but could not live where there were no big trees. I get that. The desert has an appeal and a mystery for me.

Since my camera was croaked, I have been taking pictures with my phone…bouncing along in the car on the highway was a real challenge of photographic effort. It makes me laugh to think of it. The outcome was a lighter attitude about making  pictures, which has carried over now that I am back in the snow and the cold.

Here’s some shots that are more playful from my travels in an around Tucson.

This week’s Weekly Photo Challenge oddly seems to fit an Out of this world with its contrasting views.
Out of This World


Magnificent Bronze Lion Statue outside the International Wildlife Museum


View of Tucson with Pomegranate Tree


Twilight view of Tucson Mountains from the foothills


A Roadside Billboard Outside of Tucson

Have a good day.

Enjoy the ride.

Thanks for stopping by my kitchen.

About kunstkitchen

Visual artist and writer hunting words, languages, visions, and insight in my kitchen - connecting Art (Kunst) and culture and slow food cooking. Classically trained artist. Paint and draw with traditional materials. Live in the Northland where it's six months of winter. Appreciate the little things in life. Sharing food and art experiences and the lessons that my talented and generous friends have given me.
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11 Responses to Tucson Travels = What I saw on my vacation – Weekly Photo Challenge

  1. Beautiful! Love the lion

  2. MNL says:

    Glad you liked Tucson (I live here). It’s cool seeing what someone who is visiting finds interesting.

  3. I just love the pomegranate! It’s been decades since I traveled around that area and you caught so much. I remember a lot of desolation. And houses with chickens in the front yard!

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  5. The Hook says:

    Tuscon has a lot of character.
    The desolation is actually breath-taking.

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