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Exploring Vieux Quebec

May 12, 2013


It’s North America’s only walled city and one of the most historic places in Canada. There are moments when you’re exploring Quebec City that it feels as though you’ve stepped back in time. Apparently, one of my ancestors helped to defend the city against the Americans (in the Battle of Quebec) way back in 1775, […]

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A Look Back at 2012

January 4, 2013


I can’t believe it’s been over a year since I wrote about my 2011 travel experiences. Now that we’re into 2013, I realized it’s time to take a look back at the past year in travel. 2012 was very good to me! A return to Grenada, ‘The Spice of the Caribbean’ –  I’ve been lucky […]

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Montreal through Instagram

November 7, 2012


I had a lot of fun using Instagram on a recent long-weekend in Montreal. Although I love my Canon, it’s so easy to pull out the iPhone, especially when the weather’s not the greatest. One of the most historic destinations in Canada, Montreal is one photogenic city! Here’s a look at a long-weekend in Montreal […]

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A Chilly Afternoon in Old Montreal

November 2, 2012


It’s a dreary day in the city of Montreal. Grey, rainy, cold. After strolling through the streets of charming Old Montreal, the dampness won and it was time to head indoors and warm-up!  This is a day where you need a hot chocolate or a cup of tea, just to keep your hands warm. Despite […]

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The City of Murals

October 14, 2012


Renior, Matisse, Cezanne, Picasso and Rodin. The city of Philadelphia is full of amazing works of art by these famed artists and many others. Days can be spent exploring Philly’s countless museums, museums which would rival some of the best in the world. However, the city’s impressive art work isn’t just limited to museums, it’s […]

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