Albert Bridge in London

Travel Photo: Albert Bridge in London

Albert Bridge in London stands out from the others. It’s delicate, fanciful in it’s colours and old. During my 2008 visit to London, UK, one Sunday morning, I woke up very early and took a trip to Battersea Park. The goal was to walk through it and make my way to Brompton Oratory for Sunday morning Mass service. Wandering along ...

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A Place of Learning: Visiting Sudbury, Ontario

Fancy getting up close to a cute, friendly skunk without getting sprayed into smelliness? Or perhaps you want to take an iconic photo of yourself trying to hold the Big Nickel? Since my childhood visit to the mining town of Sudbury, Ontario, there have been many changes to the main attractions. Not surprising since my last visit was when I ...

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Things to take on a road trip

Things to Take On a Road Trip

I’m a planner. My husband Frank is spontaneous.  However, there are certain things that we plan for and take on a road trip – whether they are short one-day excursions or weekend getaways. We could live without them, but they do make the drive more pleasant. In no particular order, our top things to take on a road trip: iPad ...

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yosemite in time-lapse

Armchair Travel: Yosemite in Time-lapse

If somebody asked me what were the top 10 places in the the US that I’d like to visit, Yosemite National Park in California would be close to the top of that list. I’m drawn to natural places and landscapes – Yosemite has the allure and reputation for being one of the most beautiful natural places in the US. It’s ...

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My 2013 Colour in Photo Challenge: March Results

What a difference a month makes! With a bit of effort and a few day trips, I was able to capture more colourful photos in March for my 2013 colour in photo challenge. I set this project for myself with the hopes of changing my tendencies to shoot drab landscapes. While I didn’t move far from the landscape, I did ...

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