SOPPY SUNDAY

n or10
What kept you?
n albno squirrel
Albino squirrels
n bear
This’ll go nicely with some chips…
n bed
Perfect bed for a musical dog.
n bibi jawindi's tomb Pakistan
The tomb of Bibi Jawindi, Pakistan.
n dinner
What’s a dog to do to get some dinner around here.
n cccat
What was that dog doing?
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I’m weeding… look.
n goupil Zeb Soanes
Goupil, one of the London foxes beloved by BBC man Zeb Soanes.
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If they were marching would it be called “goose step”?
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Il n’y a rien d’aussi beau, qu’une vallée a l’abri du temp, où les oiseaux font leurs nids dans les coeurs des arbres géants. Et court la rivière à l’ombre et la lumière. Douce vallée, Sweet Swiss Valley. Il fait bon vivre chez toi.*
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I’m not part of a terrorist group, honest.
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Oh come on, admit it, I’m as cute as a button. Albeit a very poisonous button.
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Luxembourg.
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You lot are funny looking elephants…
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Baby wildebeest saved by lioness.
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Don’t suppose you’ve got a banana?
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Nile.
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Bhutan temples.
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Ulan Bator, Mongolia.
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It’s one way to keep them from eating your plants!
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That’s it then. We’re off to school, even though it’s Sunday. I want to get a PhD someday so can’t afford to slack.

*There is nothing as beautiful as a sheltered valley where birds make their nests in the hearts of the giant trees, and the river runs in the shade and the sunlight. Sweet valley. It’s good to live in you. (Song Pet Clark wrote about her home in Switzerland.)

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SOPPY SUNDAY

n comfy mum
Morning. As you can see the little one is still sleeping, so we threw in a couple of bonus pics for you…
n oh stop it
My little bro can be a bit of a pain at times…
N bird
So I said to him… if you mess with me you’ll regret it, but would he listen?
n branscombe devon
Branscombe, Devon, England.
n north ple
Apparently, the North Pole.
n polar
Never mind “apparently”, it is. We’ve been there.
n zurich
Zurich, Switzerland. If you look carefully you can see Terry Entoure out doing his shopping!
n chameleon
Bet you wish you were as colourful as me.
n machu picchu
Macchu Picchu.
n magpie
I’m a coming to get ya.
n leaf
At the current rate of exchange, this leaf is worth a lot more than the pound sterling. Can I have €20 for it?
n turt
Nothing like a nice salad for lunch. Especially when you grew it yourself.
n crowdear
“Erm, Crow… there’s a landing charge, you know?” ::: “Is it dear, deer?”
n stockholm
Stockholm.
n roadside
The beauties of the kerbside.
n leo the leopanrd
Did someone say Whiskas?
n lofenten is norway
Lofoten, Norway.
n dd
I’m sorry about the puddle. Do you forgive me?
n doghorse
Not just man’s best friend, it seems.
n or 4
Well, that’s it for another Sunday of soppiness. See you next week.

 

SOPPY SUNDAY

n or 6
Sometimes all the excitement of Soppy Sunday just wears you out.
n bat1
But not me. I’m raring to go.
N bath
Baths in Bath… how odd.
n bee
If I could just work out how to get this window open, or if Tris would just open it for me, I could be off to work polinating stuff again.
n kyoto
Kyoto, Japan.
n sete (Frank)
Sète, France (Les Vacances de Frank).
n horse
This is our field. I hope you weren’t thinking of moving in?
n moose the 2
The lovely Moose the Husky (Vestas). You might say there was a Moose loose about the hoose.  Or you might not…
n saltzburg
What a cool place to build flats, in Salzburg.
n tianmen china
How to get down a mountain in China.

 

n tre
They thought that when I blew down I would die, but I’m made of sterner stuff!
n pussy
Who’s a nice pussycat?
n whalesdolphins
Imagine having those two for cruising company?
n pine marten
Just like Tris at the gym, says Munguin (laughing up his sleeve)… Pine Marten. 
N mOOSE THE hUSKY
And now there’s a Moose loose about the gairden. (Vestas)
n rome
Rome.
n deer
How did you get up here? 
n wildcat
Scottish wildcat, looking, erm wild!
n or
Hope you enjoyed that.  See you all next week.

SOPPY SUNDAY

n or6
Hello, you lot. I’m a bit sleepy so you carry on without me… I’ll see you at the bottom of the page.
n missing
Erm, no, you’re not.
n bat
Well, a little bat needs his beauty sleep.
n edin marie todd
Edinburgh (from Marie Todd’s Twitter feed).
n greatwhiteegret
Great White Egret.
n epeph
Some softies just can’t resist a kiss.
n john's cat minnie
Minnie, Munguinite John’s second cat… A Bulgarian stray.
n greece
Stairway to Heaven?
n pup
When you’re little and tired, anywhere will do for a sleep.
n parrot
Do you think I’m done up a bit too flashy?
n the hills are
The hills are alive with the sound of MOOOsack.
n hedge
We could share this milk if you like?
ss john's cat charlie
John’s other Bulgarian cat, Charlie… Fine jumper there, Charlie mate… or should I say “Ница Джърси, момчето, Чарли”.
n te
It never ceases to amaze me. No matter how many times I see it, I always gaup like a first time tourist.
n ss
Ahhh, time for bed.
n lavander
Can you just imagine how this would smell as night fell?
n kineau reeves
Yes, Keanu, you’re so right there.
n grass
Mind you don’t stand on me, Tris, you clumsy clodhopper.
n grandma
What big teeth you have, grandma…
n leaf
Now, that is what I call a leaf!
n iceland
My beloved Iceland.
n or 3
Well, I hope you enjoyed that. And I hope you watched that programme about my school… See you next week?

 

Soppy Sunday

n o1
Look, everybody. I’ve found a great place to hang on to my mummy.
n athens
Athens
N Binn tower perth
Binn Tower, just above Perth. It was 31 degrees that day.
n blue damsel fly
Blue Damselfly 
n blue eyes
Old Blue Eyes
n balcan lynx
Balkan Lynx.
n c3t
I wonder who’s behind the blue door.
n cheetah cubs
Cheetah Cubs playing
n clouds
Wow clouds.
n dog sail
Nothing like a river cruise for dogs of leisure.
n florence (viki)
Florence where my Hungarian family is at the moment.
n hornbill
Hornbill.
n hornet
Hornet.
n humanty lake peru
Lake Humanity, Peru.
n husk
Nah, it’s not cold if you’re born to it, besides they built me this fire.
n guanajunto mx
Guanajuato, Mexico.
n med
Wildflower meadow,
n joey
Look at my teddy, everyone.
n sagrada familia catalunya
Sagrada Familia, Catalunya.
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I hope you enjoyed my pictures.  Enjoy the hot weather and see you next time…

SOPPY SUNDAY

n oo
Hello everyone. Welcome to Soppy Sunday.
n banff canda
Banff, Canada.
n mates
They don’t make Vaporetti like they used to…
n dundee, dave
Dave tells me this was taken in Dundee recently. I’m trying to work out where… Anyone?
n guoliang tunnel in taihang mountains china
Guoliang Tunnel, China. 
n bathtime
Bathtime.
n jaanese garden
Japanese garden.
n bat
No smart Alex remarks about me being batty…
n cat1
Well… some of you like cats.
n black
One overheated blackbird. If you can, make sure the birds in your garden have somewhere to drink, and to bathe if possible. They find the heat exhausting too.
n cherry
That made me want some cherries… at half past ten on a Saturday night… Fat chance.
n garden
The garden at Munguin Towers.
N HERRING.jpg
Say AHHHHH!  I’ve no idea how Frank got this shot, but I think you’d agree it is brilliant.
N finland derek,
Derek took this one in at around midnight a couple of days before midsummer in Oulu, Northern Finland.
n hamish (roaming junketeers)
Hamish, the chief Roaming Junketeer.
n grass
Grasshopper.
n cote d'Argyll frank.
You might have assumed Côte d’Azur; in fact Côte d’Argyll. (Frank)
n moon
La lune.
n hens
Anyone for a boiled egg?
n harris
Another Côte d’Azur, this time on Harris.
n hofskirkja ice
Hofskirkja, Iceland.
n ire
If you can see yourself, wave. Don’t often get such a clear view of our countries
n o
OK. That’s your lot for today. Come back next week and we’ll find some more nature for you to behold.

SOPPY SUNDAY

n morning
Morning all. I’ve just woken up. You like my pillow case?
n brazilian tanager
Brazilian Tanager.
n cat
I was sent along to make Tris like pussycats. How am I doing?
n dogy
I think I might be more Tris’s cup of tea!
N Faroe Islands
The magic of the Faroe Islands.
n h
Room for a little one?
n monument valley az
Monument Valley, Az.
n narsarsuaq-is-home-to-the-largest-forested-area-in-greenland-1400x933
A forest walk. Now you can see why early settlers gave the country the name of Greenland.
n pen
It’s a long way down to get dinner!
n joss
What’s that you say? I’m cute? Oh yes, You’re right there.
n nanortalik-by-the-sea-_-by-johan-arne-fleischer-1400x917
Nanortalik, Greenland.
n reading time
Reading room.
n The Bacchus Temple at Baalbek, Lebanon.
Bacchus Temple, Baalbeck, Lebanon.
n rey
Reykjavik.
n t
Do you come here often?
n tall
Dunno whether they are big trees or he’s just a little fella?
n oe4
Nothing better than a hug from your friends.
n sometimes
Fancy some skiing?
What big eye’s you’ve got…
n or6
Well, that’s it for another week. Hope you enjoyed your tour.