Friday, November 28, 2008

Inukshuk


Vancouver, Canada

This ancient symbol of the Inuit culture is traditionally used as a landmark and navigational aid and also represents northern hospitality and friendship. Constructed of grey granite by Alvin Kanak of Rankin Inlet, this monument was commissioned by The Government of the Northwest Territories for its Pavilion at Expo 86 and later given to the City of Vancouver.

Thursday, November 27, 2008

Cycling and Walking in Vancouver


Vancouver, Canada

Pedestrians and cyclists share a paved path along the beach.

Wednesday, November 26, 2008

Arriving at the hotel in Vancouver


Vancouver, Canada

Find out new places is always interesting.

Monday, November 24, 2008

Welcome to Canada!


Peace Arch International Park on the border of USA and Canada

Sunday, November 23, 2008

Peace Arch International Park


Peace Arch on the border of USA and Canada

This arch has two inscriptions:
- "Children of a Common Mother" in the USA side;
- "Brethren dwelling together in unity" in the Canadian side.

Friday, November 21, 2008

Scenic Drive


Orcas Island, Washington State, USA

I never get tired of pictures from Orcas Island. Next post I am going to show you my first time in Canada.

Let's keep in touch:-)

Thursday, November 20, 2008

Unique landscape


Orcas Island, Washington State, USA

I have been posting about Orcas Island, to show how beautiful the landscape is over there.

Monday, November 17, 2008

Driving around Orcas Island


Orcas Island, Washington State, USA

Friday, November 14, 2008

Orcas Island


Orcas Island

It is the largest of the San Juan Islands.

Thursday, November 13, 2008

San Juan Islands


San Juan Islands, Washington State, USA

Wednesday, November 12, 2008

Anacortes Ferry to San Juan Islands


Pacific Ocean

San Juan Archipelago is split into two parts: San Juan Islands that belong to the United States and Gulf Islands that belong to Canada.

This picture was taken in the Ferry to Orcas Island.

Tuesday, November 11, 2008

Mt. Hood


Spectacular view of Mt. Hood, Maupin, Oregon State.

Monday, November 10, 2008

Deschutes River


Deschutes River, Maupin, Oregon State

Maupin is centered around the river.

Friday, November 07, 2008

Oregon River Rafting Trips


Deschutes River, Maupin, Oregon State

Thursday, November 06, 2008

Maupin


Maupin, Oregon State, USA

Maupin is a small city in Oregan State. It is excellent for outdoor activities, such as fishing and rafting.

Wednesday, November 05, 2008

Yakima welcomes you


Yakima, Washington State, USA

Tuesday, November 04, 2008

The Oval Office



Today US voters go to pools. The oval office is ready to receive the next President.

The picture above was taken in Atlanta at Carter Center. It is a full-scale replica of Jimmy Carter’s White House Oval Office, furnished exactly as it was during his administration.

Monday, November 03, 2008

Class of American Automobile


Ford Mustang

If you're thinking of renting a car in US, Mustang is a very good choice.