Budapest District 5 Parliament Building Area

Hogy Vagy from Beautiful Budapest! Don't I sound like a travelogue? Arrived in Budapest from Halifax on Friday, August 19... temperatures were in the low 30s and sunny. Enjoyed a great lobster dinner Friday evening…

Whales Are Flatulent Little Assholes

Humpback Whales on the Bay of Fundy Went for a drive to Freeport, Nova Scotia to try my luck at watching whales and testing my sea legs on the Bay of Fundy. We connected with a…

Halifax Public Gardens: Spring 2017

Big Aperture Day at the Halifax Public Gardens Having an appointment on Quinpool Road today, I grabbed my camera and took a walk downtown. I set my F as low as it could go to…

Peggy’s Cove Road Trip

It was  great day for a drive from Halifax to Peggy's Cove via Highway 333 and St Margarets Bay. Read More

Victoria Day Long Weekend 2016: Part One

Why is it always hotter in the valley? Finally the May 24 long weekend has arrived to offer respite from the dreary post-Easter blahs. Canada participates in the Victoria Day long weekend (as far as…

Clyde the Baby Bird

Survival of the Fittest is the rule of the jungle. It took me a couple of years to document this story as the ending is sad. Read More

Queen Mary 2 Visits Halifax Harbour

Cycling around Halifax with a camera I had the good fortune of being downtown on a sunny day while the Queen Mary 2 was in port off Pier 21 and Georges Island. Read More

Fire Station #5 Halifax

Not much brass in a fire station After hanging out at the rotunda on the basin, I cycled into Fairview and saw the firefighters cleaning trucks and gear at Fire Station #5 on Bayers Road.…

The Rotunda on Bedford Basin

Prince's Lodge Round House Tucked away on the shore of Bedford Basin is a structure built in the 1790s by Prince Edward Augustus, Duke of Kent as part of the estate built during Prince Edward's…