Budapest Jewish Quarter and Margit Hid

Getting Sore Feet Another day of beautiful weather to enjoy walking around Buda and a stroll across Margit Hid (Margaret Bridge). I started the day in the Jewish Quarter and wandered through the "party zone"…

Walkabout: Pest to Buda

Sore Feet in Budapest Day 3 in Hungary and went walkabout. Should you get the chance to visit Budapest you will find the city to be a wonderful place to walk around the various districts.…

Budapest: The Basilica

Finding My Religion August 20, 2017... Hungary's national holiday. The Basilica is located in downtown Budapest (again District 5) and was open to the public. I was surprised that while service was going on we…

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