“The Spectacle before us was indeed Sublime” – A Trip To Venus, John Munro, (1897) A technical task brings to mind a pleasant memory I love the ornate language that John Munro used here.   I had never heard of his book “A Trip to Venus”,…

I found the poem below to be a perfect description of our evening this past Tuesday.  After supper, we left our cottage and decided to follow our noses to find some pictures. In this windy place, clear and calm evenings are somewhat rare.   This view…

During last year’s trip to Prince Edward Island, we began a quest to find all of the 50 or so lighthouses scattered around the Island.   Some of these are just industrial looking metal towers, but there are some beautiful quaint ones as well.  …

When we visited PEI in 2015, we decided to try and photograph as many as possible of the Island’s 50+ Lighthouses.  The photo album below popped up as a Facebook memory and I figured that it was a good time to share.   The New…

The warm waters of the Gulf Stream trail north toward the Canadian Maritime Provinces and provide moderation against the early winters experienced at other places along this half-way point to the North Pole.  As nightfall comes, the Canada Geese rise from their evening feeding grounds,…

South side of West Point Light shortly after we arrived. It was already beautiful but got so much better. ” ngg_triggers_display=”never” order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]

Here I sit on a bench in Rustico Harbour pondering a little as to why I enjoy Prince Edward Island so much. I would venture to say that this little island would not have very much appeal to most Americans. It might warrant a two-day…

Photo: Marcy Wielfaert It is a case of trying for the perfect picture, one we could enlarge and print for the living room, so yesterday evening we drove for the third time to the New London Lighthouse.   We were encouraged when our family gave positive…

Weather has not been very cooperative so far, and yesterday was our first really nice day. Out bright and early to get some pictures in the perfect morning light of French River, a nearby fishing village. Then on to continue our lighthouse quest. It was…

I talked Marcy into trying to produce some snappy video narration.  I had this vision of producing a compelling travel video that would gain many viewers.  I think we may stick with our day jobs.   Click the link below and judge for yourself.