Category Archives: Photography

Nature Walk through High Park

One of my favourite winter activities is trail walking.  There is just something special about taking a nature walk on a sunny, crisp, cool winter day.  I love the crunching sound the snow makes as it compacts under my winter … Continue reading

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2013 – A Year of Travel in Review

I am still in disbelief at how quickly this year has gone by. As 2013 comes to a close I have started reflecting on where life and the wings of a plane have taken me. It has been a great … Continue reading

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The Ice Storm of 2013

This past weekend Toronto experienced a nasty, yet supremely beautiful, ice storm. Pouring rain quickly froze over, coating everything in a shell of ice. The ice storm wreaked havoc for people in the Greater Toronto Area.  It has left hundreds … Continue reading

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Summer Photo Series: Niagara-on-the-Lake

Niagara-on-the-Lake is a picture-perfect town located in Southern Ontario. Characterized by well manicured and groomed lawns, beautiful homes with white picket fences, a quaint downtown area with shops, a plethora of bed and breakfasts and wineries, Niagara-on-the-Lake is a nice … Continue reading

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Summer Photo Series: Cheltenham Badlands

Summer is officially over. Sigh. I will be wrapping up my Summer Photo Series with a few more posts dedicated to summer road trips (which can also be enjoyed during the Autumn months!). As the temperature drops, I hope these … Continue reading

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Summer Photo Series: the Toronto Zoo

As a child, one of my favourite summer time excursions was going to the zoo.  Recently, on a beautiful sunny day, I paid a visit to the Toronto Zoo to relive some of those memories and experience the brand new … Continue reading

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Summer Photo Series: Sunflowers

Anyone who has been bitten by the “travel bug” knows that once a trip ends, you immediately start thinking about your next one. Since I have returned from my 2 month odyssey my mind can’t help but drift and dream … Continue reading

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Chiang Mai, Thailand – A City Guide

Located 700 km North of Bangkok, Chiang Mai is a laid back city that is easy to get around, full of friendly locals and wonderful food.  As a female traveling solo, I felt quite safe wandering around Chiang Mai on … Continue reading

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Learning the delicious art of Thai cuisine

After finishing my volunteer week at the Elephant Nature Park, I had a couple of extra days in Chiang Mai before heading to Indonesia. I booked a full day Thai cooking class at Baan Thai Cookery School and spent some … Continue reading

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Overdosing on cuteness at the Elephant Nature Park

Ok, I just had to make a separate post about baby Navaan. I took sooo many photos during my time at the park. Not kidding, I probably have over 500 of them. Seriously. I go a little crazy taking photos … Continue reading

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