Signs of Fall in Seattle

I’ve seen some signs of fall in Seattle, Washington. The trees where starting to change from beautiful greens to rusty colors. Yes, summer is coming to an end, even in this area of mild climate. You may think that here the green will never disappear, and in some cases it doesn’t. Some foliage starts to …

Turquoise water Cancun beach resort

Cancun has the most turquoise water I’ve ever seen. A friend told me about this before, but it’s not the same as seeing it with your own eyes… Indeed, when my husband and I had the chance to visit this place for the first time, I just couldn’t believe it… Click on the photos to …

Veracruz coffee beans in Ajijik market

Freshly roasted coffee in Ajijic Mexico Ajijic is a small but very picturesque town on Lake Chapala, state of Jalisco, a mecca for many people coming from the North of the continent for a vacation or to retire. I will make another post about this beautiful town later. For now, I want to bring to …

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 …

Monsoon season in Arizona: prickly pear

The Monsoon season in Arizona is a blessing after the almost painful dryness of the winter, when everybody and everything was desperately in need of a little water. In Arizona there was a little rain in June this year, but it didn’t last. The olive green of the desert is nice anyway – I always …

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 visible …

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 the …