7-Day Nature Photo Challenge: Day 6

I was nominated by LivingTheQLife for the 7-Day photo challenge where each day you post a nature photo and nominate someone else.  Check out LivingTheQLife blog, it has lots of fun and interesting travel information and stories.   This photograph feels so representative of autumn in Vancouver, Canada to me.  These colourful maple leaves were stuck to a rain … Continue reading 7-Day Nature Photo Challenge: Day 6

7-Day Nature Photo Challenge: Day 5

I was nominated by LivingTheQLife for the 7-Day photo challenge where each day you post a nature photo and nominate someone else.  Check out LivingTheQLife blog, it has lots of fun and interesting travel information and stories. In the 1930’s Japanese cities of Kobe and Yokohama gave a gift of 500 Japanese cherry trees to Vancouver, Canada. These trees … Continue reading 7-Day Nature Photo Challenge: Day 5

7-Day Nature Photo Challenge: Day 4

I was nominated by LivingTheQLife for the 7-Day photo challenge where each day you post a nature photo and nominate someone else.  Check out LivingTheQLife blog, it has lots of fun and interesting travel information and stories. At the early onset of spring in Calgary, Canada, I encountered this little cutie in Prince’s Island Park. An island park on … Continue reading 7-Day Nature Photo Challenge: Day 4

7-Day Nature Photo Challenge: Day 3

I was nominated by LivingTheQLife for the 7-Day photo challenge where each day you post a nature photo and nominate someone else.  Check out LivingTheQLife blog, it has lots of fun and interesting travel information and stories. I took this photograph a few years back in Van Dusen Botanical Garden in Vancouver, Canada. The park offers several different sections … Continue reading 7-Day Nature Photo Challenge: Day 3

Happy St. Patrick’s Day

In celebration of St. Patrick’s Day I thought I would write a post on my favorite Irish treat: Guinness. I visited the Guinness Storehouse this past December. The main atrium of the building is in the shape of a Guinness glass in which you ascend through each of the seven levels of the popular tourist … Continue reading Happy St. Patrick’s Day

7-Day Nature Photo Challenge: Day 2

I was nominated by LivingTheQLife for the 7-Day photo challenge where each day you post a nature photo and nominate someone else.  Check out LivingTheQLife blog, it has lots of fun and interesting travel information and stories. I took this photograph on a beautiful, winter day in Howth, Ireland.  Howth was at one time a fishing village, but now … Continue reading 7-Day Nature Photo Challenge: Day 2

7-Day Nature Photo Challenge: Day 1

I was nominated by LivingTheQLife for the 7-Day photo challenge where each day you post a nature photo and nominate someone else.  Check out LivingTheQLife blog, it has lots of fun and interesting travel information and stories. Just a 15 minute ferry ride from Horseshoe Bay in North Vancouver, Canada you will find Bowen Island. This photograph was … Continue reading 7-Day Nature Photo Challenge: Day 1