Category Archives: tourism

Cinnamon Recreation Site

Cinnamon Recreation Site, on Cayoosh Creek off Highway 99 We had not planned to stop at the Cinnamon Recreation Site, as honestly, we did not know that it existed as the guide to BC Parks that we had with us … Continue reading

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Fountain Flat Trading Post and Gas Bar

Fountain Flat Trading Post and Gas Bar – Highway 99, 14km north of Lillooet This was a great stop on the way into Lillooet. A bathroom break, tanked up on diesel, and a coffee for me. I’d stop here again… … Continue reading

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Quadra Queen II

Not your normal view of Quadra Queen II at Point Hope Shipyard Related Posts:Quadra Queen II – not your normal viewPowell River Queen – not your normal viewNot your normal view – HMCS QuadraBC Ferries – Quadra Queen II

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A goat on the roof

One of the famous goats on the roof at the Coombs Emporium, in Coombs BC Related Posts:A bit of CoombsThe stairsCoombsCoombs – Volkswagen Type II Double Cab

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BC Parliament Buildings – Front Fountain

The Front Fountain on the grounds of the British Columbia Parliament Buildings was designed in Victoria by Hooper & Watkins and manufactured in New York by Joseph W. Fiske in 1905. It originally had 4 basins and stood over 5.5 … Continue reading

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A moment in time – Victoria day parade

A moment in time at the Victoria Day Parade in Victoria – I linked this to a larger version so you can get a good look at a scene that could have been shot 50 years ago… Related Posts:Before the … Continue reading

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Victoria – not your normal view

Not your normal view of MV Coho and the British Columbia parliament buildings It might be more accurate to refer to this as “the only time you’ll see this” as I had to get some special permission to shoot this … Continue reading

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The Empress

The Empress – an iconic Victoria landmark Related Posts:Classic Victoria – The EmpressVictoria – The EmpressVictoria – The EmpressVictoria at night – The empress

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Bye bye Bluey

The old Johnson Street Bridge framed by the new Johnson Street Bridge Related Posts:Victoria – Johnson Street BridgeBye bye BlueyFauxtoart – Johnson Street BridgeAt night – Courtenay 5th Street Bridge

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Not your normal view – Uchuck III

Uchuck III on the hard at Point Hope Marine – Victoria Related Posts:Quadra Queen II – not your normal viewUchuck IIIPoint Hope Shipyard marine turntableNot your normal view – Victoria

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