Niagara Falls

Rainbow in the Mist, Niagara Falls, Canada

October 15-23, 2019 (Fall) We briefly returned to our home country to attend a friend’s wedding in Niagara Falls (USA), and took the opportunity to visit the famous and beautiful Niagara Falls (Canada). But in an unlikely twist, we flew first to Chicago to carpool the , many to our destination.…

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Icy Way up Mount Royal, Montreal, Canada

November 21 – December 19, 2018 (Winter) Few who visit Montréal have anything bad to say about it. Interpretations seem to range from “it’s nice” to varying degrees of raving about the place. After two months in Québec, prices in the province’s largest city cooled alongside the weather and we…

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Maubeche Trail Golden Fall Color, Jacques Cartier National Park, Canada

September 26 – November 21, 2018 (Fall to winter) For some silly reason, we pictured Canada in autumn as a magical place of changing leaves and roasted meals, brisk walks in the day and cuddling up with cocoa at night. And, well, it was. For about two weeks. But the…

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