Sunday Trees – 309

Sailing out of Stockholm, Sweden, we passed by this wonderful outcrop of rock with a bench for viewing the harbor nestled among a few trees. Trees can grow almost anywhere, including small nooks and crannies in solid bedrock.


Minutes later, we passed a small island covered with beautiful trees:


Trees are one thing you will find in abundance when you travel on the north side of the Baltic Sea to Finland, Sweden, and Norway.

Follow the link to find other entries in Becca Givens’ Sunday Trees series on her blog ‘On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea’.

Sunday Trees – 308

Alexander Pushkin is a famous Russian Poet. This statue is located on the grounds of the ‘Summer Palace’ in Pushkin, Russia, about a half hour drive from St. Petersburg.


Behind the palace is a wonderful garden filled with trees. Here is just one example:


Sunday Trees is a weekly challenge sponsored by Becca Givens on her blog ‘On Dragonfly Wings with Buttercup Tea‘. Follow the link to see other wonderful Sunday Tree photos.