Niagara beyond the falls

Niagara beyond the falls

After a day of exploring world famous waterfalls, we decided to venture further afield to discover Niagara beyond the falls. As I mentioned in the previous post, the Niagara Parks encompass not only the Niagara Falls themselves, but also 16 square kilometres of other attractions and parkland extending along the Niagara River. Here are some [...]

House on the hill: Casa Loma, Toronto

House on the hill: Casa Loma, Toronto

Casa Loma (Spanish translating to 'Hill House') is a prominent mansion and garden located in midtown Toronto, situated at an elevation of 140 metres above sea level. It was constructed between 1911 and 1914 as a residence for financier and founder of the Toronto Electric Light Company, Sir Henry Pellatt. Designed by architect E.J. Lennox, [...]

A little name change

A little name change

I recently took on a new leadership role at work and was updating my professional email signature the other day. Then, I got to thinking about my "blog signature". If you've been following I've Bean Travelling for awhile, you'll know a bit about the origin of this blog and how I came to start writing [...]