Saturday, May 15, 2010

PHOTO HUNT - HALF - May 15, 2010

This week I will present some Half open or is it Half Closed Tulips in our Garden here just south of Oslo, Norway. Hope you accept my Flowers..

As allways I do remind you of the Oslo Blogger Gathering.
This might be an once in a Lifetime experience.

August 19-22 - 2010
Meet the Mayor of Oslo, experience the Viking Ships, the Kontiki Raft and RA, have a virtuel skijump  in Holmenkollen (World Campionship Feb/March 2010) in the Viking Capital and walk on the roof of the new Opera Building, in pure Marble. Enjoy the Islands and visit the old Castle and fortress from 13th Century and all the Galleries, Munch Museums and enjoy all the live Music Concerts, small pubs, cafees and Seafood  restaurants.
You can even visit The Mini Bottle Museum with 53.000 bottles exhibited in 50 different installations. A World sensation.
Go on Moose safari or Fishing in Lakes, Rivers and the Sea, rent a Boat or kayack/Canoe and pick your own, wild Blueberries and Raspberries in the Hills surrounding the City.
Visit the Beaches and have a swim in the 100 km long Oslofiord.
Everything very close to Down Town.
And the most fascinating: Meeting bloggers from all over the World
Welcome to OsloBG - 2010

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Anonymous Anonymous said...

they are so beautiful great take on the theme.

May 15, 2010 5:27 pm  
Blogger Gattina said...

I would say it's half open !
Great interpretation !

May 15, 2010 5:32 pm  
Blogger magiceye said...

that sure is lovely!

May 15, 2010 6:01 pm  
Anonymous Alice Audrey said...

Tulips open more than that? I've never grown them, and have only ever seen them looking like Dutch folk art paintings.

May 15, 2010 6:48 pm  
Blogger MaR said...

Wonderful interpretation!!
I will be thinking of your gathering while I am in the US

May 15, 2010 8:53 pm  
Anonymous DianeCA said...

I'll be there with bells on, and tulips in my hair! Looking forward to showing off Oslo! Lovely tulips my friend, you make those tulips pop!

May 15, 2010 9:31 pm  
Blogger Katharine said...

The flowers are lovely... Blessings on your day!

May 15, 2010 9:42 pm  
Blogger Baba said...

Good afternoon Toraa, thanks for sharing these beautiful tulips from your garden.Also thanks for visiting my place from so far away in Norway..Have a good week-end. Baba

May 15, 2010 9:43 pm  
Anonymous e-Mom said...

Lovely! A wonderful interpretation. Happy photohunting!

May 15, 2010 9:53 pm  
Blogger Susannah said...

A lovely interpretation!

May 15, 2010 9:53 pm  
Anonymous RennyBA's Terella said...

What a great contribution to the theme Tor.......

... and presentation of what there is to experience at the Oslo Blog Gathering too!

May 15, 2010 10:32 pm  
Anonymous A. @ A Changing Life said...

Beautiful tulips, and definitely half open. :)

May 15, 2010 10:33 pm  
Anonymous Sparkle said...

Lovely tulips. They are among my human's favorite flowers.

May 15, 2010 11:43 pm  
Anonymous Marites said...

they look so pretty and delicate!! wow..a blogger gathering? that's really a cool idea!

May 16, 2010 1:26 am  
Blogger Unknown said...

The tulips are beautiful. If they are beginning to open, I'd say they are half-open instead of half-closed. As the blooms end, they are likely half-closed. Just my thoughts.

May 16, 2010 4:17 am  
Blogger LifeRamblings said...

tulips are one of my favourite flowers.:)

May 16, 2010 4:46 am  
Blogger ipanema said...

i love tulips!

thanks for the visit. :)

May 16, 2010 9:17 am  
Blogger Shionge said...

Love it Tor but I have to say I will miss this OsloBg Gathering, looking forward to see the update from you & Renny though :)

Now in Bali :) Flying home tonight :D

May 16, 2010 10:25 am  
Blogger jams o donnell said...

I love your take on the theme.. Great minds, eh! Seriously it is an utter pleasure to see the garden back in fill bloom again

May 16, 2010 11:47 am  
Blogger Rinkly Rimes said...

OsloBG sounds exciting. I wish I were there!

May 16, 2010 2:26 pm  
Blogger MJ said...

Ah that's a great one- why didn't I think of it ;)
Thanks for visiting me and helping me justify my taxi one :)

May 16, 2010 2:58 pm  
Blogger Ginnie said...

You have a lot of Dutch blood inside of you, Tor, right??!! :)

May 17, 2010 9:56 am  
Blogger ian said...

half- or fully-opened, the colors are just stunning!

May 17, 2010 2:38 pm  
Anonymous claudie said...

beautiful tulips! Anna and you, you have a marvelous jardin d'Eden!!! Can't wait now to experiment the norvegian life at the OBG 2010!!!

May 17, 2010 10:44 pm  
Blogger Hannah said...

Oh, the colors are beautiful! Yes, I accept your flowers. :) I'd love to see the rest of your garden. It must be a spot of heaven.

Warm greetings from Florida. :)

May 18, 2010 1:52 am  
Anonymous Lifecruiser Travel Blog said...

Beautiful Tulips. They are the pearls of spring!

Yep, Oslo has a lot to offer us!!! Even for us that have been there before!

May 22, 2010 9:50 am  

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