Archive for the ‘The Toad Visits Chemainus’ Category

It was a damp, grey and rather dreary spring afternoon when Mrs. Toad and I found ourselves coming into the wonderful little character town of Chemainus here on Vancouver Island.  The colors were somewhat muted by the thick rain clouds that lingered overhead.  It was a good day to photograph the wonderful Victorian styled character […]

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 […]

We’re continuing our latest photoblog series, “The Toad Visits Chemainus“, today with a look at some of the interesting items and artifacts that have been put on display in town to facilitate the rebuilding process.  This running series showcases the little town of Chemainus, BC on Vancouver Island in Canada.  During the early 1980’s, the […]

On today’s photoblog post we come back to our roots, photographs of classic and heritage architecture.  This post continues our running series “The Toad Visits Chemainus” which is a photoblog series showcasing the small town of Chemainus on Vancouver Island in BC, Canada. Vancouver Island is home to a pretty unique style of architecture.  The […]

Today we adventure together by taking a visit to a little town on the East Coast of Vancouver Island, in BC Canada.  Chemainus was originally founded and settled by the folks involved in the logging industry, and for decades the town was a booming locale.  Great portions of modern history on Vancouver Island were all […]