Home to the oldest lighthouse on the West Coast and an abandoned prison, Alcatraz Island is now managed by the National Park Service. Each year, more than 1.3 million people visit “The Rock”, the federal penitentiary that once housed America’s most notorious criminals. Here are three shots of Alcatraz from my August trip to San […]

As I walked over a bridge in Centreville on Toronto Island, I saw this beautiful swan taking a few tentative steps to the rock edge of the canal as this young girl took the same tentative steps toward the water. You Might Also Enjoy: Feeding the Ducks Walking by Brush Creek Toronto City View Gibraltar […]

The ferry ride back from Toronto Island delivered some of the most beautiful views of the City imaginable.  While these photos aren’t dramatically different, there is enough unique to each photo that I had a hard time picking just one to share. What do you think?  Do you have a favorite below? Toronto City View […]

The first thing that caught my eye when I started checking out Toronto Island online was the Gibraltar Point Lighthouse near Hanlan’s Point, one of Toronto’s oldest surviving buildings.  When fellow photoblogger Cindy Taylor over at Photos from the Loony Bin also suggested seeing the lighthouse, I knew it was at the top of my list if my […]

Here are a few shots from my walk along Lake Ontario in Toronto this evening.  It is just gorgeous here! Have you been to Toronto before?  What did you think?  Do you have a favorite shot below? Lake Ontario Photo #1.  Reflecting on a beautiful scene at the end of the day. Lake Ontario Photo […]