Archive for July, 2011

We’ve got an interesting story to share with everyone today that will resonate with most.  When we were tadpoles growing up, my folks used to take us on vacations annually.  We’d either head over to the Rockies with a trailer in tow to take in the absolutely stunning scenery in the Jasper/Banff area of Canada, […]

Welcome back to The Hollow today, thanks for popping by!  For today’s post, we are going to take a look at a local heritage site, the Church Of Our Lord, located right in the heart of Victoria, BC, Canada on Vancouver Island.  This church is a heritage site that was deemed a National Historic Site […]

Hi everyone, it sure is great to be back today at the ol’ Lily Pad writing up a new photoblog post!  Sorry we missed everyone yesterday, there was just a little too much going on here at The Hollow that needed tending to… As usual, we love to showcase Vancouver Island architecture, especially heritage architecture.  […]

Welcome back to The Hollow everyone, we’re thrilled to be sharing a few images today captured in the lovely BC City of Victoria on Vancouver Island in Canada.  Today’s post once again focuses on our prime love of heritage architecture. Situated across the street from Victoria’s iconic Inner Harbor sits this lovely converted Victorian home.  […]

It is with an absolutely bittersweet feeling that we bring you our final post in our latest running series, “The Toad Visits Chemainus“.  If you are just joining us here, we really encourage you to check out the previous posts in the running series of images captured in the little town of Chemainus BC on […]

We continue our photoblog series, “The Toad Visits Chemainus“, today with a slight change in tempo here.  Our running series of images taken in the little town of Chemainus, BC on Vancouver Island in Canada has so far showcased some of the beautiful and quaint homes and businesses in the tiny community.  Today we are […]

Welcome back to our running series, “The Toad Visits Chemainus“!  The images we’re sharing today are part of our running series of photographs taken in the little town of Chemainus, BC on Vancouver Island in Canada.  This magical little town on the island here was once in dire financial straits as the local logging industry […]

We’re back after a brief holiday break here at The Hollow to continue our running photoblog series “The Toad Visits Chemainus“.  Mrs. Toad and myself spent our Canada Day long weekend hopping around the island, enjoying the weather that seems to finally have turned from winter to a semblance of summer.  We managed to capture […]