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Friday Photos – Rainbows and Grey Skies in Scotland

Friday Photos – Rainbows and Grey Skies in Scotland

Getting a grey and rainy day while on holiday is always disappointing. Sometimes, however, with grey skies come rainbows – one of nature’s most magical spectacles. Continue reading

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Friday Photos: Giving Thanks

Friday Photos: Giving Thanks

In honour of American Thanksgiving today’s Friday Photo theme is “thanks”. Whether you celebrate the holiday or not it’s always great to take a few moments to think about the things that you’re thankful for.

Friday Photos: Souvenirs

Friday Photos: Souvenirs

We travel light on most of our trips – a combination of an effort to live more minimally and that we’re too cheap to pay for checked luggage on European discount airlines.

Friday Photos: Fields on Inis Oirr, Ireland

Friday Photos: Fields on Inis Oirr, Ireland

Boats and I really aren’t friends. It isn’t anything personal, on my part anyway, it’s just that they make me sick. I love to be in the water, but floating atop glistening waves just turns my stomach into a cramping and heaving mass

Friday Photos #47 – Electric

Friday Photos #47 – Electric

There are few sights more magical than the Eiffel Tower glowing in the darkness. Since 1985 the tower has been lit from the inside by 336 projectors equipped with high-pressure, yellow-orange sodium lamps, and today the gleaming tower is an icon the world over.

Friday Photo #45 – Hikes

Friday Photo #45 – Hikes

There are few cities that can boast a proper hike right in the centre of the city, and Edinburgh is one of them. Looming 251m above the iconic skyline of Edinburgh is Arthur’s Seat, the centre piece of Holyrood Park.

Friday Photo #44 – Summer

Friday Photo #44 – Summer

Summer is one of the things that I miss the most about my hometown, Ottawa. The glorious heat, jumping in the lake at my grandparents cottage, and the music festival that has become an institution in the city, Bluesfest!