Friday, August 25, 2006

the round robin transportation photo challenge

                                                 The Round Robin Photo Challenges

             when i think of transportation...i think of rides....here are some of  my faves.....

                                                                    my largest ride....

              

this was our honeymoon cruise to the western carribbean...docked in cozumel....the one on the left was our ship.

                                                         my smallest ride................

                    

                                         

                          balloon ride over temecula valley, california....our 2nd anniversary.  :)

                                                                my coolest ride............

           

                                            it was fun too....even if it was a ford!  lol

                                                          and then there are these....

               the star of india....san diego bay...has sailed around the world many times...  cool!

        

                      what about this cute lil number....naval aviation musuem, pensacola, florida

                          

                                                                       i love sailing!!!

                                         

never tried parasailing.....might hafta get my face wet!!!!  ewwww lol...but if i weren't so chicken....bet it would be loads of fun!

and these next few are from forcheim, germany's 1200th birthday celebration kick-off parade for annafest....

                        

                                                      just don't think i could handle the stilts....

               

                                those are real beer kegs....lotsa free beer passed out in this parade....

                              

                                                                the first aid wagon??

and then here is johnny  peacefully floating along....this was before he hit those rapids...(lil ones)  lol....

10 comments:

megsatworknow said...

Show off!!!!!    I bet I could find a pic of my orange Gremlin.   Heh   (Great Pics)
~Meg

nhd106 said...

Fantastic entry!!   You covered so much...and w/ great commentary.    My hats off to ya!

Nancy
PS.  I've done the hot air balloon thing and the parasailing...wow!!   Excellent.

robinngabster said...

Very nice...did you use the photobucket??   Great pics.

mavarin said...

What a fabulous and thorough RR entry!  I love the variety here, the quality and colorfulness of the pictures, and your droll commentary.  Very well done! - Karen

ondinemonet said...

Hello Gina

And WELCOME to the Round Robin Challenges! You did an exccellent job with your very first entry! All the photos you posted generated some kind of memory for me. I hope you will join us again for another challenge. :)

"we had fun too...even if it was a ford!" Tee hee...classic!

Always, Carly
http://ellipsissuddenlycarly.blogspot.com

jabarett said...

Welcome to the RRs!

I'll take the beer, you can have the rest. ;-)

I love those balloon shots. And that picture of the cruise ships is very close to a mental image I have of a scene in my work in progress. Wow!

am4039 said...

love all the pictures. Looks like a nice cruise ship.

lv2trnscrb said...

great pictures!! I've never been in a hot air balloon; not sure how I would like it, but they always look like a lot of fun :)

betty

fondphotography said...

Awesome pictures of transportation :-)  

dornbrau said...

How did I miss this entry?  Love your  modes of transportation.