Posts tagged with "travel".
We’ve been in New York for the weekend… plus a couple days, a grown-up trip, Karin’s mom hanging out at our house, babysitting Claire. For those who might be interested, I’ve had my phone and a US data plan this whole time and I’ve been trying my hand at live blogging whilst we’ve been touring around the city, all the while feeling very small in this massive, crazy metropolis. You can check that out that article on my website, but be aware, it’s pretty long and might make you a bit green: we’ve been having a helluva time.
With an upcoming trip I’ve been contemplating my camera options. The subject: a big city. The options include four different bits of technology, including (a) the point-and-shoot for the carry-around quick pics of anything and everything and just to cover off all the bases, (b) the dSLR for some classy city-scape photography and fine-tuned photo expeditions, (c) the GoPro for some steady-shot HD footage, and (d) the cell-phone camera for any quick-shot, live-blogging and social media updates. I think I’ll sit down sometime before we leave and write out a more in-depth post about this, but for now… decisions, decisions, decisions.
The first weekend in October, we piled in the car and took a long drive up to the North Eastern corner of our province to attend a wedding reception-slash-picnic for Karin’s cousin (who eloped last year).read the full post ⇒
I’m imagining that if a general poll was taken of average folks around the world, beaches would rank pretty high on the “things people love” scale.read the full post ⇒
A few months ago we booked a cruise vacation leaving from Port Canaveral, Florida, a little chunk of land that is in booster-exhaust-sniffing range of one Cape Canaveral and the Kennedy Space Center.read the full post ⇒
September (and the labour day long weekend) arrived and we found ourselves making the six hour drive North to Grande Prairie, Alberta for some family-related adventures. As it turns out, last month Karin’s grandfather hit one of those epic age-link milestones …read the full post ⇒