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My first experience with Rockwood Conservation Area came when I was just a kid in the 1970’s. My older brother was in a baseball tournament in nearby Georgetown so my Mom, Dad and I camped at Rockwood. It was a …

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Hermann Park is a large urban area, just southwest of downtown Houston, Texas in the Museum District. This 445 acre historic park is adjacent to the Rice University grounds and is a central point for several main Houston attractions. In …

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They’re both roughly the same height above the ground. They both provide sweeping views. They’re both world class attractions. They’re both thrilling bucket list items. That’s where the similarities stop. If you could only visit one more attraction in your …

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Let’s say you’re from Southern Ontario and you ran to check out the Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada in Toronto last summer. This summer, you may be looking to expand your aquatic horizons. Well, there’s four options in and around the …

Florida: Plenty of Odd and Unusual

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Visiting the state of Florida and have a thing for the odd and unusual? You certainly can get your fix with not just one but four different Ripley’s Believe It Or Not Odditoriums to experience. In Key West, Orlando, St. …

 

Devil’s Glen and the Bruce Trail’s Mad River Side Trail

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My curiosity about Devil’s Glen started when I was just a kid. I believe I first saw the provincial park signs for this unique spot on the Niagara Escarpment on the way to a hockey tournament in the Collingwood, Ontario …

 

10 Great Southern Ontario Early Spring Pics

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In the autumn, there’s a well known ‘thing’ called Indian Summer. There’s some sort of official meteorological description but what it’s all about is a short return to almost summer-like weather before the big plunge into winter. The same sort of …

 

Springfield, U.S.A. and the Great American Road Trip

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With fuel prices down across North America and summer approaching, are you maybe looking to experience a road trip? I live in Canada and have a massive beautiful country of my own to discover. But, there’s just something about the …

 

Sunrise At Boyne Valley Provincial Park

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In a few days, I’m getting up really early and travelling to a nice wooded location with a small lake to put into practice some new things I’ve learned about capturing a sunrise. The weather in Ontario has finally stopped …

 

Niagara Falls: A Winter Night Illuminated

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This is a sort of ‘part 2′ to an article we put up a few weeks ago. That article featured Niagara Falls during the day at high speed exposure. Today, it’s later that evening when both the Horseshoe Falls and American Falls were illuminated with …