Atlantic Canada Doors and Doorways

Newfoundland Interesting Doors and Doorways I’ve always been attracted to doors and windows, and have wondered what’s behind them. When I have the opportunity, I like to photograph them open, so I can discover a little of their secrets… I had a post on doors in St. John’s Newfoundland Canada, but those were city doors. …

St. Mary Cathedral, Briar Island, Acadian Trail Yarmouth - The largest wooden church in N. America

Inside St. Mary Church, Nova Scotia We visited St. Mary church (Église Sainte-Marie) on Yarmouth & Acadian Shores of Nova Scotia a few years ago when we drove to the Maritimes Canada. It is a French wooden church in a French community of St. Mary’s Bay area, Southwest Nova Scotia, in a French Breton …

Lighthouse in Gabarus, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia Lighthouses As a long island like peninsula in Atlantic Canada, Nova Scotia’s coasts have been protected for centuries by several faithful lighthouses. These historic buildings are now touristic landmarks. When you go there you shouldn’t miss the Lighthouse Route – you will not regret. I visited a few if not all of …

Fishing ropes of Nova Scotia

Fishing Ropes of Nova Scotia I took all these photos in Peggy’s Cove, Nova Scotia because of the beautiful patterns and lines they create when rolled and tied together. Close up on blue-green fishing ropes Saint Margaret’s Bay, nicer than anywhere else… : I like marine ropes in general, but these in Nova Scotia …

Ottawa architectural patterns

Ottawa architectural patterns. Here there are some representative images from my multiple photos I took in Ottawa. You can see some representing patterns, intersecting lines, rows and geometry in the architecture of the beautiful capital of Canada. #1 – Window reflections and architectural patterns, downtown Ottawa #2 – Lines and patterns of a modern …

mural in Smith Falls, Ontario

Mural in Smith Falls, Ontario Smith Falls is a small town in Ontario, along the famous Rideau Canal of Canada starting in Ottawa and ending in Lake Ontario. On a 3 day trip to Thousand Islands for my birthday, we drove through this historic town. Suddenly, I saw a rather intriguing mural a side …

Doors in St. John's Newfoundland

The doors in St. Johns Newfoundland, Canada are very colorful. The reason for this is quite obvious to me. Located in Atlantic, Canada, Newfoundland has many months of cold, weather and gray days. Nevertheless locals are trying to brighten their environment with bright, warm colors to keep their spirit high. Red is a favorite …

Dolores Ann an old Fishing boat in Nova Scotia, Canada

Dolores Ann is an old weathered fishing boat in Nova Scotia, Canada. Wrinkled, with many layers of paint applied over the years, she is majestically mirroring in the still water of the bay at Cape Sable Island. Quietly but proudly, this old fair lady tells us the story of fishing tradition practiced generation after …