Month June 2015

Out of the Way

When travelling it is not uncommon to see several tour groups visiting a site. Museums, castles, palaces, churches, old city centres are frequently swarming with groups lead by a guide holding a flag, an umbrella or some other item.  …

Knowlton

2015-05 Virginia Georgia Quebec, Agriculture, Content, Event, Event - Travel, Field, Forest, High Contrast, Meadow, Nature, Other, Photography, Plant, Travel, Tree, Wood

With dinner one evening at the Auberge we enjoyed a local wine, from Domain Les Brome, the local wine district (another change). We were very impressed with the wine so the following day we visited the winery: Léon Courville, vigneron.   

Knowlton

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We were visiting a friend who lives in Knowlton and we met her grandson who was being carried away by a giant ballon.

Knowlton

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Knowlton is a place I have visited since the early 1970’s.  Between 1974 and 1985 I owned a place just north in Racine Quebec.  So returning to Knowlton is both a walk down memory lane and a comparison of what…

Cape Cod

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Our second stop was at Chatham on the south-east coast of the Cape. The stillness of the sea is remarkable, but explainable.