Just Back: Gettysburg

Just Back: Gettysburg

For Independence Day we explored some of the history of Gettysburg, Pa.   Started with a 3-hour tour of the battlefield itself with Licensed Battlefield Guide, Susan.  There is a lot of geography to cover, so she drives your car and explains the history on the move. Extraordinarily informative. And, of course it was the [...]

Just back: Whistler

Just back: Whistler

Here's a couple of pictures from Vancouver, where we spent one night before heading to Whistler. Close as we can tell, the totem is an eagle/wolf eating a small human. We met Heidi's brother, Dan, in Whistler.  It was very, very cold (1).  We had lots of blue skies, but not a single flake of [...]

Goin’ up the country

Goin’ up the country

This weekend we reconnected with our friends Olga and Joff at their home in Subarulandia aka the United State of Bernie.  Since it was a fairly long drive on Saturday morning, Joff took us the explore Shelburne Farm in the afternoon, just south of Burlington. I think we picked the best weekend for fall colours. [...]