Category Archives: British Columbia

Trips around our beautiful province

Fall has arrived

October 12, 2016 A gorgeous, sunny day and a gloomy, wet forecast for the days to come. So out we went, to Golden Ears Provincial Park, Maple Ridge. We do this every year, in search of mushrooms. Not to eat, … Continue reading

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November in BC, Canada

To celebrate a momentous birthday in our family, my sister came over from The Netherlands to celebrate with us. The second day of her visit, or first full day to be precise, the sun was shining so we hopped in … Continue reading

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The siblings vacation, June 8-27, 2014

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  June 8 The much anticipated and  long-awaited visit of my brother and sisters  finally became reality. They arrived at Vancouver airport with a huge banner to wish me a happy birthday 🙂 June 9 Trying to ease my special guests … Continue reading

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Canada Day celebrations in Maple Ridge, BC, July 1 2014

Maple Ridge celebrated Canada’s 147’s birthday today. Under a blue sky and a hot sun people were enjoying themselves, proudly displaying the maple leaf, one way or the other.

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Sea Lion Safari, May 13 2014

May 13, a beautiful, sunny day. Perfect for a sea lion safari. I found out about this amazing tour in an email from Destination BC. It connected me with Steveston Eco Tours and subsequently with Bruce Livingston, the captain. We left … Continue reading

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Birds of Prey

Today, February 15, 2014, I had the chance to take some close up photographs of  birds of prey. ‘Amsterdam Greenhouses and Garden Centre‘ in Pitt Meadows offered a ‘Raptor Photo Opportunity Class’ on their premises. It was a wonderful experience. … Continue reading

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Girlfriends’ sight-seeing trip BC, Canada

September 2013 two girlfriends of mine from The Netherlands came over for a visit. Of course we checked out all the beautiful areas in my own area, but we also travelled to Vancouver Island, always a favourite destination for me. … Continue reading

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