Kuna vendors hiding from the sun in Casco Viejo, Panama

We were surprised to see the Kuna vendors hiding from the sun in Casco Viejo  (Spanish for Old Quarter) Panama. If they were not used to the hot Panama sun, nobody was… A little awkward we thought. It was a hot day in January, but totally acceptable for tourists and people from outside the country. Walking a little farther …

Bocas del Toro Caribbean Art Gallery

Bocas del Toro Caribbean Art I took this photo of the colorful Caribbean art kiosk, from the Gran Hotel Bahia, where we were staying, right across the main street. My eyes were attracted by all the colors and items displayed there: masks, rugs, tapestries, paintings, scarfs and other wearable items, and everything else that was …

If the doors could talk - Casco Viejo Panama

Casco Viejo Panama (also called Casco Antiguo – Old Quarter in Spanish) is full of history. Some of its doors, windows and walls are as old as 300 years – They all have some interesting stories to tell, which I hope will not disappear too soon. This archaic colonial building with its old doors and balconies attracted …

Low tide at Peggy's Cove

Low Tide at Peggy’s Cove – Click on the photos for a larger view: The low tide at Peggy’s Cove offers a unique approach to this rural heritage place of Nova Scotia,. Here you can see some colors and textures not available in other places. Just look at the fisherman’s shacks and golden seaweed …

Peggy's Cove Lighthouse, by Tatiana Travelways

Peggy’s Cove Lighthouse is almost a symbol of Nova Scotia. Situated in the historic fisherman’s village with the same name, it’s one of the most photographed landmark in the Maritime Canada. Peggy’s Cove Lighthouse photos This is the famous Peggy’s Cove lighthouse in the fire-red light of the sunset. I took it right before the …

Fun and Entertainment at Peggy’s Cove Lighthouse Like never before, right at the base of the lighthouse a lady musician was playing the accordion. We visited Peggy’s Cove lighthouse many times, but never had seen her before. It was a beautiful day, and I was so lucky to see this! Many people were taking …

yellowstone national park attractions

I had known about Yellowstone National Park attractions since I was a teenager, but never thought the day would come when I would be able to see all these things in reality. Well, in June, 2015 the miracle happened!!! While driving North from Nevada (where we spent the winter) back to Canada, I noticed on …

My husband and I visited the Craters of the Moon Idaho National Park this year in June. While traveling from Tween Falls, Idaho, we follow the highway 20. Suddenly we noticed that the nice green fields and hills along the Snake river changed without notice into a sea of dark/black ground and rocks! I …