Happy Canada Day!

In honor of today’s Canada Day — we were in Montreal and Ottawa right before last year’s 150th anniversary of confederation — here are some photo highlights of my trips to those cities, as well as Toronto, Quebec City and Vancouver. Continue reading “Happy Canada Day!”

Boredom at the airport is good

I had always thought airport layovers were because I either couldn’t get there from here without stopping or because the mid-trip lounging at somewhere other than my destination was worth the money we were saving.

Apparently not. Continue reading “Boredom at the airport is good”

This weather just keeps getting weirder and weirder

Here I was thinking that being fogged in at Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport last year was odd.

And to think I once imagined the scariest thing about CN Tower was the glass portion of the floor, no matter how many rhinos they say it could hold.

But that’s nothing compared to ice falling off CN Tower and punching a hole in the roof of Rogers Centre. Continue reading “This weather just keeps getting weirder and weirder”