Category: Travel

Cheerful Blues

Blue-ness pictures of 2017 Calgary Stampede Parade. It not just a street show but a ‘march’ of Calgary history, tradition and culture. Post in response to Jude’s, Travel Word Blog, Life in Colour Challenge– Blue The Calgary Stampede, the worlds largest outdoor rodeo, is an annual tourist attraction of Calgary, Alberta since 1923. 2020 was the…

ROAD-TRIPPING COASTAL CANADA….THE EASTERN SHORES …Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island

“REMEMBER THAT HAPPINESS IS A WAY OF TRAVEL–NOT A DESTINATION” ROY M. GOODMAN Summer is the season of travel, to let your wanderlust take over. Sharing our family summer road trip of 2017 to the Maritimes with its stunning scenic beauty and nature reserves. Canada of geography books was a cold faraway land of Caribous,…

Sikkim….Rumtek Monastery

Continuing with my Sikkim journey: No trip to Sikkim is complete without visiting Buddhist Monastries, there are supposedly 200 of them, enveloping the state in an aura of mysticism and religiosity. The vibrant, aesthetically crafted Tibetan-Buddhist Rumtek Monastery is on our map of architectural wonders of Sikkim. Rumtek, nestled on the hills opposite Gangtok, stands…