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Chengdu, also known as the Hibiscus City, is full of parks, with mysterious names that beg to be questioned. I’ve made it my mission to explore as many of them as I can. 214 more words


Grand opening of the Haliburton Bandshell

Sunday June 21st

The Rotary club of Haliburton recently rebuilt the band shelter in Head Lake Park. To honour and use the newly built facility a weekly music show in the park has begun and will last until 2014. 38 more words

July 29th - A little push?

A tree swing lies in wait for some attention.

This park is an ‘off piste’ reserve near our house. It’s a great strip of public land, bordered by a (well fenced) stormwater drain, with no visible public access, unlike the walking path on the other side of the drain. 77 more words

Lights Out

We lost power for a few hours yesterday.

What better to do on a gorgeous summer evening than going on an impromptu picnic?

We ventured out to… 74 more words

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Stuttgart at Light

This was again taken in Stuttgart in November 2009, though I really don’t know what this place is called. I don’t speak German except “Wie heisst du? 27 more words


Wilson Island State Recreation Area set to reopen

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — A state recreation area near Council Bluffs is scheduled to reopen soon.

The Iowa Department of Natural Resources says the Wilson Island State Recreation Area will open its gates Monday. 57 more words