Random Photo Wednesday | A View from Phaistos

Views from the train (Amtrak through the Adirondacks)

Once a day, there is a train leaving from MontrĂ©al and travelling south to Penn Station, New York City. After crossing the border and a thorough check at Rouses Point, the train meanders through the New York country side via Westport and Saratoga Springs. On its way it passes Lake Champlain and Lake George. If…

Tam Bao Son – Vietnamese Buddhist Monastery

At a two hours drive from MontrĂ©al, close to Mont Tremblant National Park you will find the lovely Vietnamese Buddhist Monastery Tam Bao Son. The monastic complex covers a huge stretch of land with a temple and, spread around, several devotional sites with statues in every conceivable colour. There are several statues of the female…