Absecon lighthouse is a great historical landmark

Absecon lighthouse is one of many marine related historical landmarks in Atlantic City. Monument to Christopher Columbus pays tribute to the famous explorer in the shopping district and it is a reminder of a large Italian community. Atlantic city logo also features marine life – two seahorses. There are other monuments and plaques scattered around […]

Great road trip idea in south of France, visit charming Cassis

Great road trip idea in south of France is to visit charming Cassis that is close to Marseille. This small charming town can be easily reached from Nice as well.  You can easily spend a day in Cassis, there is a beach and a beautiful scenic walk along the port waterfront. Spring is a nice […]

Atlantic City boardwalk damage caused by climate change and hurricane Sandy

Atlantic City boardwalk was badly damaged by superstorm Sandy. It is generally agreed that this storm intensity was enhanced by climate change that caused unusually warm ocean waters off the US coast. Atlantic city boardwalk damage was mostly fixed and repaired. However, if you go beyond Revel casino in the direction of the inlet you […]

Martgaretsville lighthouse and Nictaux Falls – exploring Nova Scotia

Margaretsville lighthouse is a scenic spot on Bay of Fundy shores of Nova Scotia, Canada. Many visitors come to see beautiful Annapolis Valley in Nova Scotia and they usually visit main points of interest such as Annapolis Royal, Kentville, Grand Pre, Briar Island. However, there are many more small places to explore and enjoy scenic […]

Fort Point Lighthouse park in Liverpool Nova Scotia

Liverpool is a small town in the province of Nova Scotia, Canada. It is situated in the region known locally as South Shore that has lots of picturesque lighthouses. About half way from Halifax to Yarmouth, Liverpool is a good destination for a road trip and to stop and have a break. Plan a trip […]