A collection of windows with a view.
In Rouen’s spectacular Gothic Cathedral the stained-glass ‘Rose’ window framed a ghost of the ruined facade outside.Castillo de Curiel, a medieval castle in Spain has been converted into a hotel with views of its shadow looming over the local landscape from its windows.The view of the foggy inlet the next morning from the front suite at the Waterstreet Hotel in Port Townsend, USA. This wasn’t actually our room; the concierge took us in in order to tempt us to go higher end on our next trip down. It worked – I can just imagine waking up to that view – sure we’ll go for that room, damn the expense!The day was slightly stormy with an interesting sky that certainly increased the wonderfulness of the city viewed through the pink and orange windows on the Rainbow Walk at Aarhus ARoS Modern Art Museum in Denmark. From the apartments in the Amber (pronounced ‘Amer’) Palace near Jaipur there was a view of the formal Islamic-style gardens, usually with water in pools and fountains to cool the air. But not the day we were there, and possibly not at all in the winter, as it was a very comfortable 70 to 75°F for most of February.When we were exploring the dim interior of the cathedral in Zacatecas, Mexico, bands were setting up outside giving our explorations an eerie soundtrack – I felt like I was in some ominous movie!A view through the leaded glass window of Cahir Castle in Ireland.
El checking out the view from her room at the B&B Verdi in Bruges, Belgium. View of the sunset from the Wicklow Pub on the seawall in False Creek South, Vancouver. More of the Lens-Artists Photo Challenge: Window with a View