Today was Doors Open Vancouver. My daughter Zoe had her afternoon nap and then we headed off to the only site we had time to visit today. We picked Vancouver City Hall as our place to visit this year.
I went on a photowalk with my wife to check out a building that I’ve always wanted to take a look at. The UBC Pharmaceutical Sciences building features state of the art equipment in its quarter million square foot structure. Part […]
Our winter proved to be practically non-existant. Its now early March and the early bloom of cherry blossoms are in Vancouver. I’ve been searching the past few days at the usual hotspots for photo opportunities; it turned out the best […]
Day 4 takes us on a drive from Canakkale to Izmir, a city believed to be the birthplace of Homer. Along the way we toured Pergamum, a powerful kingdom during the ancient Hellenistic period and visited the Asclepion, the ancient Roman […]
Our day 2 continues in Istanbul where we visited the Blue Mosque, the Hippodrome and the Hagia Sophia. We also visited the Basilica Cistern and the Topkapi Palace. Have I mentioned stray cats and dogs everywhere? I’m pretty sure whenever […]
During the long weekend, the girlfriend and I spent the time in Kelowna.The highlight of the trip was spending the afternoon at Mission Hill Family Estate. The architecture was beautiful and the weather was gorgeous. We had lunch in the […]