The Formula 1 Circus was back in Montreal after a one year absence.
Let me share some of the souvenirs captured for this three day event.
Once again , I shared my weekend in the Grandstands with Mario (EOSF1).
We were sitting most of the time from early morning til the ned of the afternoon in Grandstand No.12 located in the Senna Curve. Beside the Formula 1 cars, we had Historic F1 Challenge, Formula F1600 , and Ferrari Challenge as supporting events.
Enjoy, (14 photos)
These vacations where planned at the last minutes after we learned that Mimi cancer is incurable. Since we don`t know for how long she will be in shape I manage to take a week of vacation with one week notice at work and also to find a beautiful Chalet not to expensive in the Laurentides.
The Laurentides are a very beautiful region just north of Montreal, It is filled with Lake and rivers within mountains. (2 photos)
During my week of vacation, No extravagant trip done. Martine was working so I did enjoy a few days touring around the province. She took two days off to enjoy longer rides with me on Wednesday and Thursday.
I will introduce you new places, and try to capture the changing colors of our landscapes.
I headed in every directions Westerly , Northerly , Easterly and Southerly to catch a few interesting photos, hopefully valuable to you.... (full story) (13 photos)
Labor Day week-end - A short 3 nights stay at the Mange-Grenouille Inn
Trekking in the Park daily. Touring around the county in the afternoon discovering rural roads.... (full story) (14 photos)
J'ai le goût de l'eau.
It is the theme of this year Festival en Chanson of Petite-Vallee.
Last year we missed de 25th anniversary edition as we ran out of time to attend. This year we did not miss the opportunity. It was not a treklens meeting despite we were actually going to visit specifically Annie & Ghyslain ( beger ). Since we met on TL and coincidences brought us together, we really enjoy every moment spent all four together.... (full story) (21 photos)
One week studying geologic outcrops on the Gaspesie, Quebec, Canada (4 photos)
Well, a short tour indeed. On December 1st , we had our Office Christmas Party at a small but beautiful Inn; La Goéliche Inn located at Sainte-Pétronille,
After a good night of sleep and a healthy breakfast, we took the opportunity to make the tour of the Island before heading back home.
Enjoy the ride !
Robert... (full story) (12 photos)
A quick journey to visit friends and take a deep breath of fresh air.
Day 1 - Trois-Rivieres to Rimouski (Bic Village )
Day 2 - Rimouski to Gande-Vallée
Day 3 - Excursion to Percée - with Annie
Day 4 - Grande-Vallée to Ste-Luce-sur-Mer
Day 5 - Sainte-Luce-sur-Mer back home... (full story) (26 photos)
To celebrate my 49th birthday on this long week-end, we opted to visit again La maison des Gallant in the Lower Sainte-Lawrence region. Located in Sainte-Luce-sur-mer, right on the beach. It is the last village before the gateway of the Gaspesia peninsula ( Sainte-Flavie ) . We left on July 1st , and came back the next day. See full story for detailed itinerary.... (full story) (21 photos)
This was a very beautiful trip to Toronto and Niagara with a great great friend John, in Toronto we had the pleasure to meet Silke and Vandana. Silke was with us for only a couple of hours on the 27th and Vandana has passed all the time with us.
It was very and both Silke and Vandana are great people to meet. We had a lot of fun and now I have new friends. (9 photos)
Got chance to meet few TL members JohnTulip, Luc and Silke at Toronto. Visited downtown Toronto, Toronto University and Niagra falls. (7 photos)
An autumn escapade. Once again we choose a few Bed & Breakfast along our road. We had to do some changes in our reservations at the last minute. I will present you here a few of the places we visited and people we have met along our road.
The weather was not exactly perfect but on Day 1-3-4 it was sunny and relatively warm. Day 2-5-6-7 were pretty wet :( . But they did not spoil our vacation.
I hope you will enjoy the ride with us in the coming weeks.
Of course, we had a wonderful time at Grande-Vallee, when we visited Annie Belanger ( Beger ). More to follow.
Cheers!... (full story) (95 photos)
18 day trip on Lake Erie, Lake Ontario, Lake Huron, Lake Superior, through the Welland Canal and Detroit , St. Clair and St. Marys Rivers. Trip was taken on my Husbands ship the MV ALGOLAKE.... (full story) (13 photos)
On August 18th, On a beautiful summer Day we enjoyed a quick excursion. Starting from home i.e Trois-Rivières we headed toward Quebec City. We passed charming villages such as Champlain, Batiscan , Sainte-Anne-de-la-Pérade , Grondines, Deschambault, Portneuf, Cap Santé, Donnaconna , Neuville and ultimately Saint-Augustin-de-Desmaures.
After we continued our journey to Orléans Island. Visited clockwise the following villages: Saint-Pierre, Sainte-Famille , Saint-François, Saint-Jean , Saint-Laurent and finally Sainte-Pétronille.
Hope you will enjoy the ride!... (full story) (23 photos)
A quick tour to visit family and friends and enjoy the beginning of the color changes in the countryside.
Day 1 - Trois-Rivieres to Saint-Simeon
Day 2 - Saint-Simeon to Petit Saguenay
Day 3 - Petit Saguenay to Ville Saguenay
Day 4 - Ville SAguenay to Trois-Rivieres via Tadoussac.... (38 photos)
Not really a Travelogue but an album of my GP weekend. Images taken in the paddock and on the circuit.
Enjoy !!!! (31 photos)
This is our Vacation in Gaspésie, we spent there 9 days, sleeping 8 nights in 7 different cities:
This was more then 2000Km ride with a lot of beautiful sceneries.... (full story) (25 photos)
Starting from Trois-Rivieres,
Day 1 - Trois-Rivieres to Sainte-Luce-sur-Mer. First stop was a few nautical miles from the spot were the Empress of Ireland sank on the 29th of May 1914. This disaster which had 1,012 victims is the biggest Maritime disaster in Canada.
Day 2 & 3 - Highway 132 all the way to Grande-Vallée where we stayed until Sunday morning July 2nd.
Day 4 - We headed back home after breakfast stopping at numerous occasions to take photos.....
We arrived back home at 22h30 , with superb memories and our hearts filled up with joy and excitement.... (full story) (45 photos)