Beechwood Cemetery in the Fall

Ottawa’s¬†Beechwood Cemetery is one of Canada’s most prestigious and historic cemeteries. Designated as a National Historic site, it is open to visitors, who can stroll through the meticulously maintained grounds. It is the final resting place for over 75,000 Canadians including many important figures in Ottawa’s development during its early years as Canada’s Capital. ThereContinue reading “Beechwood Cemetery in the Fall”

Sziget Festival 2014

On Sunday I checked out the final day of the Sziget Festival here in Budapest. Sziget is the Hungarian word for Island. As you can imagine, the Festival is held on a small island on the Danube River, in the North end of the city. Getting to and from the Festival was remarkably easy withContinue reading “Sziget Festival 2014”