#CTC13: Capture the Color with @travelsupermkt

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here we are, a year later and it’s “Capture the Color” time again with Travel Supermarket. i actually enjoy participating in this because it makes me really look through all my travel photos and relive my trips! the idea behind it is you publish a post with pictures that capture these five colors – blue, green, yellow, white, and red – to try and win a boat load of prizes including the grand prize grand – a £3,000 travel fund. now, you know Lola cannot put her entry in without adding a token PINK category!  i was invited to participate by my pal Erin from The World Wanderer and so i hope i do her proud with my CTC photos.

BLUE my favorite kind of blue is the blue of the ocean. this is a photo i have many versions of from over the years. me, coming in for a landing over Miami Beach – LOLA’S favorite quick escape.

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GREEN was the color of the day at the Montreal Botanical Garden. isn’t this butterfly just so pretty? there are so many wonderfully pretty things to discover in Montreal.

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YELLOW i love the golden yellow umbrellas these monks are carrying shading them from the Cambodian sun. my entire CTC post could have been full of just Cambodia photos. that county is so colorfully beautiful!

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WHITE isn’t this such a gorgeous shot of the Swiss Alps? i was soooo very lucky to ski in the winter of 2013 in Verbier, Switzerland where this photo was shot. now i never want to ski anywhere else.

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RED Paris is such a special city. red wouldn’t be the first color i’d use to describe it but it would certainly be the color i would use to describe the Pigalle neighborhood where you can find the Moulin Rouge.

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PINK and my token pink photo! i just adore this pink sombrero that i was gifted during my trip to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico from the Bahia Hotel. now i need to return so i can wear it again. ANDALE!

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now for the tagging on my part…

Joshua from Engineer on the Road

Calan from Discovering Your Truth

Tom from Waegook Tom

Yishyene from Small Crazy

Keryn from Walking on Travels

looking forward to seeing your photos friends. i know you all have been doing some amazing travels over the last year so let’s see your colors shine!



Filed under cabo san lucas, cambodia, miami, montreal, paris, travel, verbier

15 Responses to #CTC13: Capture the Color with @travelsupermkt

  1. I am going with white today!
    @mrsoaroundworld recently posted…My secret place: Herdade do Vau, Alentejo, PortugalMy Profile

  2. That shot of the Swiss Alps in gorgeous and I love that you got a token pink in there 😉
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  3. How, oh how will I chose my favorite!? You did me proud and I love them all! Honestly, I think my favorite may be the blue one because I love the feeling arriving in Miami and seeing that beautiful blue water underneath me! BUT, I’m also obsessed with yellow…and green…and that you added pink too! xx
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  4. I’m going with the white one! Now you’re inspired me to enter this year!
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  5. Lara

    I like the Cambodia pic! Good luck!

  6. Love your selections! But the monks are my favorite 🙂
    Kirsten recently posted…He Said, She Said: Cooking Lessons in BolognaMy Profile

  7. Butterfly is gorgeous but my fave is defo the Moulin Rouge – I want to go backkkkk! x
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  8. Some great entries! My fav is also, the Moulin Rouge picture. Can’t wait to visit for myself!
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  9. Mo

    Love the white, great entries… Some serious photos in this contest this year!! Good Luck 🙂
    Mo recently posted…Capture the Colour Contest 2013My Profile

  10. Great photographs. The green one is SO lush, definitely my favourite!

    Good luck 🙂
    Kellie (Destination Unknown) recently posted…Travel Photography: Capture The Colour Contest #CTC13My Profile

  11. All great shots, but I love the yellow umbrellas used by the monks in Cambodia.
    Traveling Ted recently posted…Canoeing the Pine River oxbowMy Profile

  12. Love that boa picture, the green butterfly (wow), and OF COURSE the view from above. 🙂
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  13. love the picture of the yellow umbrellas! and natch you have a pink sombrero.
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