Sunset over a Canal

Amsterdam is a beautiful, alluring city. I fell in love with the charming canals, the old architecture and the people. On my last night, I watched the sun setting over a canal and took this photograph.    

Prague at night

  Old Prague is beautiful. It’s great to walk around, site-see and enjoy the architecture. I really like the effect when you can tell something or someone is in motion. I took some shots of moving objects and people.  The image on the left is of tourists wandering around old Prague.  The image on theContinue reading “Prague at night”

2014 Tulip Festival

  The Tulip Festival in Noordoostpolder, Holland is breathtaking. You are surrounded by so much beauty that it’s surreal and feels like a fairytale. It’s incredible to see all of the  different types of tulips. This was one of my favourite sites in Holland. If you’re visiting during Spring, I recommend stopping by.  

View from a Plane

                        I went on a trip last week and visited Prague, Stockholm and Amsterdam. They are such beautiful cities and it was a great experience. I was really impressed with older architecture and how different each city was.  I took lots of photographs and willContinue reading “View from a Plane”

Why I Want to Visit “The Land Down Under”

  I really want to experience Australia’s unique beauty.  However, first I will need to conquer my fear of all of the poisonous critters that call it home. I have compiled the list of reasons why I want to visit the land down under: The Wildlife – I love animals and I’m excited to seeContinue reading “Why I Want to Visit “The Land Down Under””

Creating Memories with Travel & Photography

  Travelling is such a great opportunity to create memories and photography helps preserve those memories. Travelling and photography are such personal, special experiences. We all want to experience different things, whether it’s enjoying a beach vacation in Cuba, island hopping in Greece, hiking up Mount Everest or hang gliding in Rio de Janeiro. WeContinue reading “Creating Memories with Travel & Photography”

Why I want to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Ireland

   Today is St. Patrick’s Day. One of the items on my bucket list to is visit Ireland during  St. Patrick’s holiday celebration. In Ireland, the St. Patrick’s holiday is typically celebrated over a 4-5 day period. There are many exhibits to enjoy, including: a parade, a fair, a craft beer and food market and more.Continue reading “Why I want to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Ireland”

The Magic of Blarney Castle

    The Blarney Castle is a really great place to visit when you are in Ireland. Located at the top of the castle is the Blarney Stone. The story goes that if you kiss the stone you will receive the gift of the gab. This is a such a fun tradition and I think that it should definitelyContinue reading “The Magic of Blarney Castle”

The Legend of Giant’s Causeway

    I was lucky to have had the opportunity to visit the Giant’s Causeway when I was in Ireland. Let me tell you, it’s breathtaking! The Irish are amazing storytellers and I’m fascinated by legends, folklore and myths.  When you visit you can listen to the story of how the Giant’s Causeway came to be.Continue reading “The Legend of Giant’s Causeway”

Take me to Spain!

This year I’m going to be travelling a lot. At the end of May, I’m taking the Spanish Spree Contiki Tour. I find Spain’s culture  fascinating and so different from Canada.  I’m really drawn to the monuments, sculptures, art and architecture. The tour includes visits to the following cities: Madrid Bilbao Pamplona Barcelona Ibiza Granada Seville Cordoba While I’m excitedContinue reading “Take me to Spain!”