Stanley Park Flowers, Views and More, Photos of the Week, November 21 to 27

December 2, 2015 — Leave a comment

Most of the photos this week are from my many visits to Stanley Park in Vancouver, Canada. Located a short drive from my home, I try to visit the park a few times per month. In the Spring, I’ll visit even more as the gardens come alive with beautiful colours of tulips, daffodils, rhododendrons, magnolias, and cherry blossoms, among other flowers. I’m very lucky to live so close. Now, please join me on my new post with my photos shared to social media in the past week.


I’m glad this Canada Goose took a moment to pose for me in front of the daffodils and hyacinths earlier this year in the gardens of Stanley Park.

Canada Goose Stanley Park Gardens



From a recent walk along the north Stanley Park seawall, looking toward the Lions Gate Bridge. On the left is a replica of the Figurehead of the SS Empress of Japan. The original sits fully restored at the Vancouver Maritime Museum.

SS Empress Japan Figurehead Stanley Park Vancouver



A look back to Summer and the roses of Stanley Park.

stanley park rose garden pink vancouver



As night falls on a beautiful Summer’s eve…
the Vancouver Rowing Club and city from the seawall in Stanley Park.

Stanley Park Vancouver Rowing Club night



Loved the shape and colour of this purple Anemone from the gardens of Stanley Park in the Spring.

Purple Anemone stanley park canada



Brightness under cloudy skies…
Tulip garden outside the Stanley Park Pavilion, last Spring.

tulips Stanley Park Pavilion Vancouver



Not from Stanley Park but some Autumn colour featuring roses and daisies in Delta, British Columbia, Canada (along 116th Street to be more precise!)

rose pink daisies delta canada



Chrysanthemum along with a few pansies too, outside the Stanley Park Pavilion.

Chrysanthemum stanley park vancouver



Silhouette of Prospect Point in Stanley Park…
taken from the Lions Gate Bridge on a beautiful Summer’s eve.

stanley park prospect point sunset vancouver

Rose in the Sky!
Although it was a little past its prime (similar to me), I still enjoyed this peachy rose against a brilliant blue sky. Late Summer in the rose garden of Stanley Park.

rose blue sky stanley park canada



Sun setting behind Stanley Park from one of my favourite spots to watch a sunset in Vancouver in neighbouring Burnaby!

sunset Stanley Park vancouver



Hello gosling 😄
Not exactly a baby but still kind of cute. Taken earlier this year at Burnaby Lake in Burnaby.

gosling goose burnaby lake



From an enjoyable Summer evening at the Vancouver Rowing Club in Stanley Park with patio views such as these.

Vancouver Rowing Club Stanley Park


I hope you enjoyed this weekly post of photos from my social media. Take care and all the best!

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About Randall St. Germain

Randall St. Germain, author of Camino de Santiago In 20 Days, is a middle-aged Canadian Boy who is passionate about nature, photography, hiking, music, and self-improvement. After the death of his mother, he chose to walk the famous pilgrimage, the Camino de Santiago, across the north of Spain, despite knowing little about it. He certainly didn’t plan to write a book until the latter days of his Camino. Similar to walking the Camino, writing and publishing a book was a learning experience. It was also very rewarding, and part of his ongoing journey. Please join him as he takes you along on his journey in Camino de Santiago In 20 Days, and on his blog Camino My Way.


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