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It may have been named after Charles, the Second Earl of Grey (and I'm a big fan of his tea), but there is absolutely nothing 'grey' about Ontario's Grey County – a fact that Henk and I discovered when we were invited by Grey County Tourism to photograph the...read more
If I had to name one experience from our first visit to Portugal that still stands out as absolutely unforgettable even six months after Henk and I returned home, it would have to be our overnight visit to Bussaco Palace. Because even at the risk of overusing a word...read more
I hate to admit it, but our first meal in Portugal was nothing to write home about – it consisted of a frozen pizza that we overcooked in our rental apartment on the first night after we landed. To be fair, we had been on our feet all day, having landed that morning...read more