Head-Smashed-in Buffalo Jump…..It’s a wonderful world

Re-posting our mini adventure for Lens-Artists Challenge #153: It’s a wonderful world Head-Smashed-in Buffalo Jump…. for a minute you wonder who is smashing whose head and that too over jumping Buffalo or Bison and then you realize that this is one of the ‘world's oldest, largest, and best preserved buffalo jumps’. It is not literally a … Continue reading Head-Smashed-in Buffalo Jump…..It’s a wonderful world

Uniformity of Tragedy

Cee's Fun Foto Challenge Franks Slide ..The Frank's Slide, a rockslide that buried part of mining town of Frank, Alberta, Canada, at 4:10 a.m. on April 29, 1903. Nearly 110 million tonnes of limestone rock slid down from Turtle Mountain covering the entire area in debris within 2 minutes. The eastern edge of Frank, the coal mine and … Continue reading Uniformity of Tragedy

Vintage luxury…..

Prince of Wales Hotel, Waterton, Alberta, Canada.     (Norm's Thursday Challenge Doors) Perched on a bluff, glowering down on Northern Waterton Lake and Village, the Prince of Wales Hotel is vintage luxury. Constructed in  1927 by the Great Northern Railway of Unites States to lure American tourists during the American prohibition era, it is … Continue reading Vintage luxury…..