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Relax in the Banff Upper Hot Springs

After a grueling day skating at Lake Louise in sub-zero temperatures (with a couple of hot chocolate breaks to keep me going), I needed a break. I chose Banff’s Upper Hot Springs as the place to rest my weary bones. The Hot ...

Banff Cave and Basin

The guy climbing down through the hole in the roof looks really, really happy. The display at the Cave and Basin National Historic Site shows an amazing graphic of a Stoney elder shimmying down a rope into cave, which contains a h...

Rothe House

We spent an interesting couple of hours exploring Rothe House & Garden in the city of Kilkenny, Ireland. Rothe House literature says it is the only example of an early 17th century merchant’s townhouse in Ireland. The construc...