Shelagh's Lens


Let’s Go Crabbing

Visiting Victoria, BC this Spring, we found that a walk along James Bay is a great way to start the morning. We stayed at the Fairmont Empress Hotel, in a room overlooking the city’s inner harbour. The downtown views are…

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I’m Leaving this Place for Newfoundland

… but I’m not saying goodbye to Vancouver and these views for long. While the west coast and our summer sunsets are beautiful, I understand that Newfoundland is equally gorgeous. While It’s also more than 7,000 kilometers/4,380 miles away. In fact,…

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The Stuff of Dreams: BC’s Sunshine Coast

Have you been daydreaming of a getaway where you can smell clean, ocean air and enjoy sunsets from the balcony of your spacious room? We found all this and more at Tuwanek Resort, a waterfront property that comes complete with its own…

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Painted Skies

British Columbia’s west coast is a place of beauty; at the risk of bragging, we have it all – the ocean, mountains, gorgeous lakes and rivers … and, in a number of areas, plentiful rain to keep things green. In…

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