Category Archives: Places

Travelogue | Chihuly Garden and Glass, Seattle

Chihuly Garden and Glass, Seattle

Chihuly Garden and Glass, Seattle

Chihuly Garden and Glass, Seattle

Chihuly Garden and Glass, Seattle

Chihuly Garden and Glass, Seattle

There’s a building in downtown Vancouver right between West Georgia and Alberni. On one side, there are several large colourful glass-blown flower sculptures encased in an enormous glass cabinet overlooking a series of fountains and shallow step pools. I’ve probably walked by it a million times to and from work, … Continue Reading...

Travelogue | Weekend in Portland

Washington Park Stairs

Downtown Portland | the whinery

Spring Magnolia - Portland

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Downtown Portland Signs

I love weekend getaways. I literally live off that rejuvenated feeling I get after being some place different for a few days. Luckily for me, I live a hop and a skip away from cities and towns ripe with endless exploration opportunities.
We spent a weekend in Portland last month, … Continue Reading...

Travelogue | Basilica de Notre Dame, Montréal

Basilica de Notre Dame, Montréal

Basilica de Notre Dame, Montréal

Basilica de Notre Dame, Montréal

Basilica de Notre Dame, Montréal

One thing I didn’t know about Montreal before going there last summer, was that it’s a city full of churches. Many grand old churches dot the landscape, from Vieux-Montréal to Mont-Royal.
“This is the first time I was ever in a city where you couldn’t throw a brick without breaking Continue Reading...