Tea and conversation – 2:30 to 3:30 pm – Adventures in Travel

Event details

  • April 8, 2021
  • 2:30 PM

Adventures in (Virtual) Travel, Thursday afternoons at 2:30 p.m.

Discussion via Zoom …. mainly in English… for members and friends of Christ Church Cathedral—a way to get together when we are apart.

Thursday afternoon, grab a cup of tea and come together for…

Adventures in Travel – Join us for a lively conversation about the pleasures of travel. From the destinations you yearn to visit to the journeys you have actually taken, this session invites you to share your stories about places both near and far.

(New) Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83321680866

Tel : (438) 809 7799, Meeting: 833 216 80866


Trips planned:

Also – theme days – favourite images on a theme – windows, doorways, statues, clouds

Virtual tours available online… to be investigated

April 29 – China – Bob and Janet

May 6 – Floralies in Montreal / Alberta – Ann

 

??? – Turkey – Ann, Jane

??? – Australia – Patricia


The places we have visited in 2020

July 9 – Jane Aitkens – “So near and yet so far” – discover where Jane disappears to each summer, just across the US border into the Adirondacks. Jane will show you ‘the lake’ using photos and also using paintings by her brother Peter. If you have pictures of your favourite ‘so near’ place, you are welcome to share them as well.

July 16 – South America – Bob and Janet

July 23 – Holy Land – Vivian and friends – Jane, Donna, Rob, Bob and Janet

July 30 – Newfoundland – Diana

Aug 6 –  James  – Japan

Aug 13 – Japan, part 2

Aug 20 – Japan, part 3 + Adirondack catch-up

Aug 27, Sept 3 – We are taking a 2 week break

Sept 10 – English Cathedrals – Ann, Jane, Donna, Rob, Peggy – from our pilgrimage in 2018

October 29 – Umbria – Jane

November 5 – Prague – Donna

November 12 – Tunisia – Peggy

November 19 – Tunisia, part 2 – Peggy

November 26 – Sicily – Diana, Jane

And in 2021:

Jan 7 – Prague – Donna

Jan 14 – Cuba – Diana, Jane

Jan 21 – Spain – Ann, Diana (Madrid)

Feb 4 – Florence, Rome, Venice – Ralph

Feb 11 – Spain (2) Toledo, Cordoba – Diana

Feb 18 – Panama – Bob and Janet

Feb 25 – Lago d’Iseo (Lake Iseo in Northern Italy) – Jane and Ann

March 4 – Northern Italy, continued – Venice, Cremona, Mantua – Jane and Ann

March 11 – week off

March 18 – India – Donna

March 25 – India, part 2 – Donna

April 1 – Maundy Thursday – theme:  Gethsemane and Holy Sepulchre

April 22 – Spain: Seville and Cordoba – Diana