Category: Travel photos

04 Dec

Visiting Frida and Diego in Mexico City

I’ve been slow to share photos and write more about my trip to Mexico last month, mostly because enough time has now passed that it almost feels like it didn’t happen. It was such a brief trip that I mostly tried not to have expectations or make specific plans in advance about what to see. […]

29 Nov

The Umbrella Roof

This is “The Umbrella Roof”, a temporary installation made up of 850 umbrellas in the Passage of Revolution in Mérida, Mexico. My first sight of this is one of my favourite memories of my recent visit there, which now feels like it was months ago rather than a few weeks. It’s the perfect antidote to […]

24 Nov

Beautiful Embroidery in Mexico

At the beginning of November I had the privilege of tagging along on Boris’ business trip to Mexico, with stops in Mérida and Mexico City. It was a very short five day trip but I managed to fit a lot in while visiting each city. My friend Carlyn is staying in Mérida for a few […]

28 Aug

A Visit to Fort Smith

While I love to travel, and don’t do it often enough, I really hate flying. I haven’t travelled on my own in a long time so as I waited for my flight to Edmonton I was feeling nervous and anxious about the two flights I’d have to get through in one day before I reached […]

02 Aug

Public Art Murals on The Streets of Seattle

Over the last few years Seattle has been developing their local mural scene just like Vancouver has with our Mural Festival. I came across two new (to me) murals in Belltown and I really like the use of pattern, colour, layers, and the use of stencils. There’s also a brand new section thats been added […]

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