Tag Archives: Canada

Leaving Banff in the Morning

Share It was time for us to leave Banff.   So we said  good-by to the city limits of Banff before dawn and headed  west on the Trans-Canada Highway.   The sun began to paint the sky and brought the … Continue reading

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Lake Louise to Lake Agnes: A vacation hike worth the walk near Banff

Share Lake Louise, Alberta, Canada (June 2012)  If Banff is on your bucket list, then you need to fill your bucket up to the brim and drive a few miles northwest of Banff along the Trans Canada Highway to Lake … Continue reading

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On the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic

Share Did you know that on the fateful voyage of the Titanic in 1912, the Captain had altered course and was heading for Halifax, Nova Scotia to refuel instead of going straight to New York?  We learned that by accident … Continue reading

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