Friendly Friday – Balconies

When I was researching the topic for this week’s Friendly Friday Photo Challenge, I realized that all my relevant photos were located in Europe. Except for one! I hope that you can show me some more balconies, or patios, or verandahs from all over the world.

The oldest balconies I spotted were in Germany – in Berlin and Frankfurt and in Italy.

Juliet’s balcony was a popular tourist attraction in Verona.

Where for art thou
Malcezine

I noticed the fashionable balconies, in Italy, have window boxes that are more often filled with greenery or Geraniums.

Mezzegra

And I couldn’t possibly exclude balconies found in Scandinavia from this montage, seeing as that region is my first love.

Sweden has a very famous indoor balcony.

Do you know what special purpose it serves?

Norway has some spectacular balconies in Dragon Style

Norway
A haunted balcony at Dalen
Getting high overlooking Bergen
The Crucial Balcony at the Home by the Sea

How to join the Friendly Friday Photo Challenge

Post a comment below and include a pingback to ‘Friendly Friday- Balconies’ post, so others can find your blog.

Each week the following bloggers will post a new prompt for ‘Friendly Friday‘:

Something to Ponder About and The Snow Melts Somewhere.

Scroll down to more instructions on creating pingbacks/joining in.

Friendly Friday
  • Publish a new ‘Friendly Friday ‘Balcony,’ post including a URL link to this post, tagging the post, ‘Friendly Friday.’ Add the Photo Challenge logo, if you wish.
  • Copy the published url into the comments below, so other readers can visit your blog.
  • Visit other Friendly Friday entries by following the links. It’s fun!
  • Follow the host blogs to see future prompts.

Please note there are no deadlines for any Friendly Friday challenge.

This week’s prompt is ‘Balconies.’

Balconies to Something to Ponder About

Amanda

stpa logo

80 thoughts on “Friendly Friday – Balconies

  1. Pingback: Friendly Friday – Balconies | RyanPhotography

  2. Pingback: Balconies – Cath's Camera

  3. Happy Friendly Friday! You’ve come up with a new theme, I have never seen it anywhere. 🙂 Well done! I’ll be posting for it in the next two days, today I must deal with this week’s Lens Artists challenge.

    Lately I’ve been a bit… bummed. For the first time in my 4 years of blogging I find it a bit… useless. Will improve, the mood, I do hope.

    Liked by 1 person

    • I think it is natural to have fluctuations in enthusiasm levels, Manja. It is not useless. You have a wonderful photo journal documenting your travels via pictures.
      Don’t despair. Is it partly because winter is around the corner? Do you need new inspiration to post about?

      Liked by 1 person

  4. Pingback: Getaways without getting away – pictures imperfect blog

  5. Pingback: Powerboat and surfers | Graham's Island

  6. Pingback: Balcony | Kamerapromenader

  7. Pingback: A 16th Century Balcony. – MonoZone.Online

  8. Pingback: Friendly Friday Photo: Balconies | MythRider

  9. Pingback: Friendly Friday – Balconies | Leya

  10. Pingback: Missing adventure | Le Drake Noir

  11. Pingback: Taking In The View – Proscenium

  12. Pingback: The Picture I View – Proscenium

  13. Pingback: A Small Suspended Garden in Guanajuato Mexico - GiftSmart

  14. Pingback: Friendly Friday – Balconies | Mama Cormier

  15. Pingback: Friendly Friday : Balconies – justbluedutch

    • It is a shame that the weather isn’t kind enough to allow you to still sit out on the balcony with a blanket and a cup of tea, JustBlueDutch! It is such a relaxing way to spend some time on the weekend. That was one of the things I was insistent on having in my new home, when it was built. A balcony!

      Liked by 1 person

      • Over here we love lounging in Balconies, especially in Summer. It’s a perfect place to grill and hang out clothes to dry ! :-))
        Normally nowadays, when its chilly, I stay in balcony which is adjacent to the garden is when I need to tend to my plants!
        It’s my dream as well– a balcony, terrace or patio and everything!

        Liked by 1 person

  16. Pingback: Friendly Friday: Balconies – David M's photoblog

  17. Pingback: Friendly Friday – Balconies | nowathome

  18. Pingback: Friendly Friday balconies – Manja Mexi Mexcessive

  19. What a wonderful collection, Amanda! Very pretty balconies..I am having a hard time picikng the favorite:) I don’t have a nice collection with this prompt, but am trying to think of how to fit a couple that I have into this…hopefully will get that done soon! Hope weekend was as you had hoped it would be:)

    Liked by 1 person

  20. Pingback: Balconies of Madrid – bushboys world

  21. Pingback: FriendlyFriday-Balconies – WoollyMuses

  22. Pingback: Hundertwasser balconies – Friendly Friday Photography Challenge – Balconies and Alternative Version | Pictures without film.

  23. Pingback: Friendly Friday Fotos: Balconies – Granny Shot It

Everyone is important. What do you have to say?

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

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.