Monthly Archives: July 2011

Tibberton

One of the reasons for writing a blog is to record impressions of the places we visit locally as well as further afield. We haven’t done  a lot locally recently but a free Saturday afternoon with some sunshine saw me … Continue reading

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An Afternoon in the Countryside.

Two weeks now since we came back from our Canadian holiday. Time to catch up on the garden and also to do a bit of decorating. Today however was sunny and warm and time to get out with the camera … Continue reading

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Postcards from Alberta. No 5. Going Home.

My final postcard from Alberta and this one will be “posted” at home in the UK. I’m writing this at Calgary Airport about 3pm local time on Sunday 10th July. We should be leaving in 55 minutes but our incoming … Continue reading

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Postcards from Alberta. No 4. Bassano’s 100th Birthday.

Happy Birthday Bassano Alberta. Celebrating 100 years of incorporation as a Town in 1911, Bassano owes its existence to the Canadian Pacific Railway. As the transcontinental line pushed west across the prairies it reached the area in 1883 and a … Continue reading

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Postcards from Alberta. No 3. A Rocky Mountain Day

Writing on July 1st and Happy Canada Day greetings from Alberta. These images are from last Sunday, 26th June, when we did the tourist trail from Canmore, first to Banff, then via the Bow Valley Parkway to Lake Louise before … Continue reading

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