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Saturday, March 24, 2007

San Antonio de Valero Mission



One site of Texas' complex history. And despite its common place-name, I saw no cottonwood trees.

7 comments:

Laura said...

Lori, this IS an amazing case of synchronicity! Our eyes see similarly. And your sonnet below is wonderful, absolutely wonderful.

raindog said...

love the texture and the upward feel. nice shootin' tex!

PMBC said...

It is asking to be sketched!

Dave MacIntyre said...

I love old architecture like this. Amazing.

marly said...

Oh, and this one, too--

tongue in cheek said...

Oh my I thought I was in Jordan and the color of the stone had changed!

Larry said...

This fine photo brought home to me certain essential cultural differences between Texas and Missouri. In short, Spanish influences. The wonderful facade you photographed looks like something encountered in Merida, capital of the Yucatan.