Mountainside Curves

A visit to the winter mountainside in Swaziland shows off the natural curves one can see in the landscape. The mountainside we visited sloped downwards creating a curve we could easily see with a naked eye.

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A Swazi Landscape (1). © Colline Kook-Chun, 2012

The rocks dotted on the landscape added to the curves that surrounded us.

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A rocky mountainside (1). © Colline Kook-Chun, 2013

These rocks were interspersed with the African winter grasses, adding character to the scene before us.

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Rocks and wild grasses. © Colline Kook-Chun, 2013

I enjoyed the moments we spent out on the Swazi mountainside, looking before us at all that nature offers. The landscape is so different to the straight rectangular features of a large city.

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A Swazi landscape (2). © Colline Kook-Chun, 2012

Even the plants are a far cry from the pointed edges I normally see. Their rounded tops and unfurled leaves were a pleasure to look at.

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A Rocky Mountainside (2).  © Colline Kook-Chun, 2012

I enjoy looking at the natural curves of an African mountainside. Every time we visit Swaziland, I feast my eyes on this sight.

Do you enjoy looking at mountainous landscapes?

(This post was inspired by the weekly prompt at

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