Ponte Romana, Ponte de Lima, Portugal

The beautiful Ponte Romana, or Roman bridge, is just one of the highlights of the delightful little village of Ponte de Lima.  There’s always something going on in the town, from concerts and art shows to an annual auto rally.  But the bridge was what touched me.

It was raining the day we visited, but sometimes there are benefits to photographing in the rain.  Colors stand out more against the darker skies.  In this photo, the yellow umbrella really stands out.  The other colors- the yellow street lamps and the red roofs of the church and buildings on the opposite side of the river, are also quite striking.

On the bridge

Author: Don Baker

My wife says I make stuff up. While that's probably true I'm going to stick to stuff that's mostly true.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s