Blau Varadero – Cuba

Blau Veradero, Cuba

I was down for a simple get-away week to relax and just have some fun (Location).

Of note: a hurricane hit the other half of the island while I was there so the weather was great for photography, less so for ocean and beach fun (I didn’t mind). I took my Nikon D80 and a Canon Digital P&S which I had borrowed from my brother:

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Palladium White Sands Resort, Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico

White Sand Beach

Palladium White Sands Resort, Yucatan Peninsula, Mexico

A portion of the beach at Palladium Resorts, Yucatan Peninsula: After a day or two of trudging through jungles and looking at Mayan ruins at Coba and Chichen-Itza, a bit of sun, surf and sand sure looks tempting. And, of course, playing or watching beach volleyball can take one’s mind off of Mayan ruins.   Continue reading

Trip to Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Trip to Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Ron was already in Fort Lauderdale, Florida as an attendee and guest speaker at the semi-annual conference for the Society for Chemical Hazard Communication (SCHC). The plan was simple. Two sons, Graeme and Alan, would hop on a plane in Ottawa and fly down to Fort Lauderdale, Florida via Northwest Airlines.

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