2010 – Mexico

I went to Mexico twice in 2010, once to the east coast and once to the west coast.

Tulum was one of the last cities inhabited and built by the Mayans, and is today one of the best-preserved Maya sites on the Yucatán Peninsula.

12 photos.


I stopped in Mazatlan on a cruise from Los Angeles onboard the Mariner of the Seas.

10 photos.


2010 – Canada

In August, I rented a car and drove to Canada on holiday.
Quebec City, Quebec

Quebec City is one of the oldest cities in the Americas, and the only remaining fortified city walls that still exist in the Americas north of Mexico.

33 photos.

Montmorency Falls, Quebec

12 kilometers northeast of Quebec City is the 84 meter high Montmorency Falls.

13 photos.

Ottawa, Ontario

Ottawa is the capital of Canada, and the fourth largest city of the country. While the city is located in the English-speaking Ontario, its twin city on the other side of the Ottawa River, Gatineau, is in French-speaking Quebec.

22 photos.

Sao Paulo

2010 – Brazil

I visited Brazil for about a week in March 2010.
Rio de Janeiro

Rio de Janeiro is the second largest city of Brazil. The views from many of the mountains surrounding the city are stunning.

21 photos.

São Paulo

São Paulo is the largest city in the southern hemisphere, with almost 20 million people living in its metropolitan area.

12 photos.

Buenos Aires

2010 – Argentina

I made a trip to Argentina during the spring of 2010.
Buenos Aires

Buenos Aires is the capital and largest city of Argentina, and the second-largest metropolitan area in South America. The city is known for its European style architecture and rich cultural life.

31 photos.