Posts Tagged ‘Leica V-Lux 20 camera’

Viva Varun: Where is He Now?

Viva Varun: Where is He Now?

Varun’s on the go, with his Leica V-Lux 20 in tow dropping out of the blue, with one photo and one clue where in the world could he be – do you know? Answer on Facebook, Twitter or below. Tomorrow your misery will be put to rest. For today take your best guess. Here is [...]

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Viva Varun: In Nashville!

Country & Western legend Ricky Skaggs performing at the Grand Ole Opry.

Answer to “Where am I?” : Nashville, Tennessee. This is the second full-scale replica of the Parthenon built in Nashville. The first was constructed in 1897 as part of the Tennessee Centennial and International Exposition. At that time, Greek architecture was popular in the USA. The “1897” was in complete disrepair just twenty years later so [...]

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Viva Varun: Where is He Now?

Viva Varun: Where is He Now?

Varun’s on the go, with his Leica V-Lux 20 in tow dropping out of the blue, with one photo and one clue where in the world could he be – do you know? Answer on Facebook, Twitter or below. Tomorrow your misery will be put to rest. For today take your best guess. Here is [...]

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Viva Varun: In Budapest!

Szabadsag (Liberty/Freedom Bridge)

Answer to “Where am I?”: Budapest, Hungary; Heroes’  Square (Hosok Tere in Hungarian) This magnificent square – complete with monuments – is located at the end of Andrassy Avenue and is flanked by the Museum of Fine Art and Hall of Art respectively. Heroes’ Square took four years to build (1896 to 1900). A 36-metre high stone [...]

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Viva Varun: Where is He Now?

Viva Varun: Where is He Now?

Varun’s on the go, with his Leica V-Lux 20 in tow dropping out of the blue, with one photo and one clue where in the world could he be – do you know? Answer on Facebook, Twitter or below. Tomorrow your misery will be put to rest. For today take your best guess. Here is [...]

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Viva Varun: In Boston!

The Massachusetts State House located on Beacon Hill

Answer to “Where am I?”: Boston, Massachusetts “Cheers” was one of America’s most highly-rated comedy shows. It premiered in 1982 and ran for eleven years. Although filmed in Los Angeles, “Cheers” was set in Boston. Renamed “Cheers Beacon Hill” in 2002, the pub, which was founded in 1969, was originally named the Bull & Finch. It’s [...]

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Viva Varun: Where is He Now?

Viva Varun: Where is He Now?

Varun’s on the go, with his Leica V-Lux 20 in tow dropping out of the blue, with one photo and one clue where in the world could he be – do you know? Answer on Facebook, Twitter or below. Tomorrow your misery will be put to rest. For today take your best guess. Here is [...]

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Viva Varun: In Tahiti!

mata tiki - the island's top tattoo artist.

Answer to “Where am I?”: French Polynesia, known also as Tahiti and her Islands. Congratulations to everyone who answered correctly on the blog, Facebook and Twitter: Ray, Dirk, Terence, May, John and Erica. The dish is called “poisson cru” or Tahitian salad. I was taught how to prepare poisson cru by a highly-talented young chef, Pierre [...]

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Viva Varun: Where is He Now?

Viva Varun: Where is He Now?

Varun’s on the go, with his Leica V-Lux 20 in tow dropping out of the blue, with one photo and one clue where in the world could he be – do you know? Answer on Facebook, Twitter or below. Tomorrow your misery will be put to rest. For today take your best guess. Here is [...]

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Viva Varun: In Agra, India!

Varun bids farewell to the Taj

Answer to “Where am I?”: The Taj Mahal in Agra, India. Congratulations to everyone who answered correctly on the blog, Facebook and Twitter: Spyros, Suan, Christian, Mike, JM, James K., James W., Dirk, Suzieh, Olav, Peter, Gayatri and Ryan. In my experience, cab drivers around the world have much in common; they believe that they are [...]

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Viva Varun: Where is He Now?

Viva Varun: Where is He Now?

Varun’s on the go, with his Leica V-Lux 20 in tow dropping out of the blue, with one photo and one clue where in the world could he be – do you know? Answer on Facebook, Twitter or below. Tomorrow your misery will be put to rest. For today take your best guess. Here is [...]

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Viva Varun: In Mexico!

A baby Olive Ridley turtle heading for the Sea at Nuevo Vallarta

Answer to “Where am I?”: Mexico (on the east & west coasts of the Sea of Cortez) The jaguar has fascinated the Mexican people since pre-historic times. The Mayas, Olmecs, Aztec and all the other peoples that have inhabited the land have attached great mythological and religious symbolism to this apex predator and the creature still [...]

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Viva Varun: Where is He Now?

Viva Varun: Where is He Now?

Varun’s on the go, with his Leica V-Lux 20 in tow dropping out of the blue, with one photo and one clue where in the world could he be – do you know? Answer on Facebook, Twitter or below. Tomorrow your misery will be put to rest. For today take your best guess. Here is [...]

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Viva Varun: In Honolulu on Waikiki Beach!

Kanoe Millar - one of the greatest & most graceful traditional Hawaiian dancers

Answer to “Where am I?”: On Waikiki Beach in Honolulu, Hawaii on the island of O’ahu. In the summer of 1977, Elvis Presley died. I vividly remember the scenes from Memphis, Tennessee where tens of thousands of people from all walks of life flocked to the King’s Palace, Graceland, to mourn the passing of one of [...]

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Viva Varun: Where is He Now?

Viva Varun: Where is He Now?

Varun’s on the go, with his Leica V-Lux 20 in tow dropping out of the blue, with one photo and one clue where in the world could he be – do you know? Answer on Facebook, Twitter or below. Tomorrow your misery will be put to rest. For today take your best guess. Here is [...]

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