Tag Archives: winter

Old Town Montreal in the COLD!

Montreal Old Town is a pleasure to visit at anytime of the year. But I have to admit that in the cold it can be a bit of a challenge, like anywhere. And the last time I was in Montreal … Continue reading

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Driving A Dog Sled In Mont-Tremblant

In the intro to my Old Faithful post a couple of weeks ago, I revealed I was snowmobiling in Mont-Tremblant, Quebec, at the time. As it turned out, snowmobiling was just one of the modes of transport we got to … Continue reading

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Old Faithful By Snowmobile

I am so (or make that, ‘snow’) lucky! This week I’m snowmobiling in Mont-Tremblant, Quebec, about 80 miles northwest of Montreal. I’m accompanied by Rich & Sue, as always, but we’re also joined by our regular snowmobiling partners, Jeff & Kathleen … Continue reading

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Sun Dog Days

In Southern Ontario, this time of year is characterised by wild weather swings. The day before yesterday it got up to 20ºC (68ºF) and everyone was out in their gardens in shorts. Then this morning we woke to heavy, wet, … Continue reading

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Blowing Away the New Year’s Cobwebs

We had a really fun night with friends here in Ohio last night, welcoming in the New Year and celebrating Rich and Sue’s 10th Wedding Anniversary. Unsurprisingly, we were all a bit slow getting started this morning. So this afternoon … Continue reading

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Winter One-derland

Another week, another tenuous combination of travel themed photo challenges. Ailsa’s Where’s My Backpack? theme this week is ‘Winter‘, whereas the Daily Post’s word is ‘One‘. Here’s what I came up with…. And please don’t forget to follow me on … Continue reading

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Niagara Falls (Ice) Bound

The last couple of winters have been uncharacteristically mild here in southern Ontario (although ironically, it’s snowing heavily as I write this). But this week in 2008 was anything but mild. These days, I’m very fortunate to live less than … Continue reading

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