Flying hot air balloons

Thursday Travel – Photo Challenge #8 : “Winter Fun”. I’ve seen many enthusiastic travel photographers in the WP community with beautiful photography and posts.  As a travel photographer myself, I thought of making this weekly challenge to gather all of us together. For this week I’m proposing the topic: “Winter Fun” Here is my …

Ontario winter fun

When talking about winter fun, one thing that comes to my mind is Canada, especially Ontario 🙂 The cold season is long in the North part of North America and having fun is the best thing to do. In the years with a lack of snow for instance, Canadians are unhappy, because they cannot …

Traveling Ontario in January

Traveling Ontario in January can be quite rewording: lots of beautiful places and winter travel photography opportunities. This is a retrospective of our first days of January 2013 trip in the Southern Ontario. I’m talking about the part of Ontario, from Ottawa to the South-West.   We didn’t do this trip with the sole …

Poinsettia Winter Holidays Decoration

I wish you all Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays! It’s a wonderful time to reconnect with family and friends and share joy, love and peace. I also hope that Santa will bring you wonderful gifts 🙂 Tatiana * Posted as part of my WP Weekly Travel Photo Challenge #6: Winter Holidays. If you like …

Winter holidays in Germany -Christmas lights in Bamberg, Germany

Some years ago we spent the winter holidays in Germany, and we didn’t regret it. In this country people take their free time seriously and this is common. When they work, they work hard, when they play, they play hard – no mistakes! At this time of the year for instance, Germans take a …

Misty Multhnoma Falls

Over two million visitors come to see the misty Multhnoma Falls Oregon, every year. If you happen to drive in the Columbia River Gorge, you should stop and visit it too. Multhnoma waterfall comes down roaring from a 620 feet (189 m) altitude in two drops, and it’s always misty. My husband and I …

El Castillo de Los Duendes, Oaxaca, Mexico

El Castillo De Los Duendes can be translated to The Castle of the Spirits. I’m talking about a weird concrete building looking like a Disneyland castle in Mexico. While visiting the state of Oaxaca, Mexico we also stayed in a beautiful town called Villa de Etla. Our hosts urged us to go and see …

Thanksgiving doll decor

It’s that time of the year when North Americans celebrate Thanksgiving. While this holiday happened already in Canada last month, in the USA it’s on November 28. On this late autumn National Holiday we give thanks and blessings to the harvest and our loved ones. The celebration lost most of it’s original religious aspect, …