Posts Tagged ‘Urban’

Sometimes we encounter a story in the city that is so profound it’s actually difficult to write about.  As the years go by the issues become more complex and tangled as people pass on, bylaws change and society continues to evolve.  Today’s story is one such story.  Today’s story features a city landmark that almost […]

It’s a scene straight from a Harry Potter movie.  Or perhaps it’s the headquarters for the pending zombie infestation, or even the convention facility for the four horsemen of the apocalypse.  It certainly needs tidying up before the next meeting to avoid someone having to go to a doctor for a rather nasty tetanus shot. […]

Fill ‘R Up!!

Posted: 1st September 2011 by ToadHollowPhoto in Photography
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Hi everyone, welcome back to The Hollow today!  I wish I knew everyone was coming, I would have tidied up a bit.  Well, it is what it is, so we’ll make due with it… Today we’re up in Ladysmith, BC, Canada on Vancouver Island.  I know I keep sharing things that are a bit personal, […]

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We’ve got a couple of bonus posts for our blog in terms of updates to previous stories.  Tonight we are going to revisit the Holiday Court Motel, which is now nearing its final days and it would seem is in the middle of a minor political kerfuffle.  Please see our previous post ““Holiday Court Motel” […]

We just recently wrapped up a major photoblog series titled “The Toad And The Bear” which discussed a development community just outside Victoria, on Vancouver Island, BC, Canada.  This area is named Bear Mountain, and at one point in time was widely considered to be the crown jewel of developments in the Victoria area.  Not […]

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 […]

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 […]

Hi everyone, welcome back to our blog today!  Thanks so much for taking the time to visit, we’ve got something really special to share.  Today we’re going to look at a totally magical cabin that has been in my heart for over 25 years now.  This is one of these things that as a photographer […]

I suspect I still have a touch of the fever here in the swamp today at The Hollow, so I apologize in advance if I seem a little loopy.  Well, at least more loopy than usual.  Today’s post focuses on a wonderful old heritage building located in Esquimalt, BC on Vancouver Island in Canada.  This […]