Challis Idaho

Challis Idaho, a quiet historic town today, used to be the largest city in the Custer County. Founded in 1878, Challis lost many of its original architecture during the 1983 earthquake, but some have been rebuilt. This nostalgic place is full of character and a visit here will take you back to the times of …

Wells Nevada

No Trespassing historic sign, dating back to 1869 in Wells, Nevada I saw and photographed this poster/sign in Wells, an old almost ghost town in the western United States, on the northeast of Nevada. The town is full of history from the time when Chinese, Irish and Italian immigrants came here to build the Central …

Dominion Cape Breton, Nova Scotia

Dominion Cape Breton, a Heritage Community in Nova Scotia, Canada Dominion is an incorporated community on the East coast of Cape Breton, Nova Scotia (Indian Bay), founded in 1906. Originally it was part of the Dominion Coal Company and the small population living here was involved in coal mining. Today the village is mainly a …

Tulum Mayan ruins

Tulum Mayan ruins is a well known touristic destinations in Mexico and a must to visit place. For me seeing the Mayan pyramids was a dream since I was young. I was fortunate to visit them when we went down south escaping the cold Canadian winter 🙂 My husband and I went many times to …

Olympia Capitol building

Olympia, Washington Capitol Building in a cloudy rainy day. A beautiful historic monument and landmark of USA. Photo taken and edited with my iPhone to notify you about my travels 🙂 Is this a quick soft focus photo good for a challenge, or not? This is also a good example of natural framing. You can …

Alhambra Tower Granada, Andalucia, Spain

Alhambra complex in Granada, Spain is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, visited by thousands of tourists every month, regardless the season. According to the ENCYCLOPÆDIA BRITANNICA, the Moorish fortress and palace date back to 1238 and 1358. Built on a plateau the complex overlooks the city of Granada, with a beautiful view. Alhambra is a …

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

Inside St. Mary Church, Nova Scotia, the largest wooden church in N. America 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 …

Looking Out Of The Window Art Print by Tatiana Travelways

Looking Out Of The Window Young lady from the last century looking out of the window at the Watson’s Mill in Manotick. I captured this image in the historic heritage community and live museum South of Ottawa in Ontario. The place was founded in 1864 by Moss Kent Dickinson – mayor of Ottawa, and it is …