Category Archives: Art & Architecture

SPRING FESTIVAL IS FESTING!

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Spring festival is Cape May’s annual sigh of relief that Winter is over. This year we have a few new events that will get you in the spirit. First, if you’re a Downton Abbey fan, you can put your Easter … Continue reading

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Castelo São Jorge at Leith Hall bed and breakfast

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A new painting of Castelo São Jorge in the parlor at Leith Hall This is just a brief post to tell you about a change in our parlor at Leith Hall bed and breakfast. A few weeks ago, I went … Continue reading

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Alice Steer Wilson book in Cape May

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A book about Alice Steer Wilson by her daughter to be celebrated in Cape May Alice Steer Wilson was a great Cape May painter, and will be remembered at a book signing this Saturday at the Carriage House of the … Continue reading

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Designer Show House in Cape May

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Spectacular New Designer Show House If you like Designer Show Houses, Cape May’s got a great one this summer. A wonderful couple (Ioanna Iliopolis and Tom Cataldo) has just built a beautiful new house on Washington Street. It is patterned … Continue reading

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Chalfonte Exhibit at the Carriage House Gallery Cape May

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Chalfonte Hero thrills visitors Cape May’s Chalfonte Hotel has been hosting guests for 137 years. And,  Karen Fox has documented its fascinating history in her book and in this season’s show at the Carriage House Gallery at the Emlen Physick … Continue reading

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ICELAND IN FEBRUARY?

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Iceland in February! This past winter, Suzie and I went to Iceland to see the Northern lights. We stayed in the Northern Light Inn on a lava field in Southwestern Iceland, very close to the Blue Lagoon. We toured around … Continue reading

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Photographs WINTER VACATION IN ROME

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Rome Vacation Photographs of the Pincio Park I thought that I’d start sharing vacation photographs with you from our Winter trips. Last winter was a trip to Iceland to see the Northern Lights, but I uploaded the photos somewhere and … Continue reading

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SoMa Gallery- Art in Cape May

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Three Artist Open Shows in Cape May Saturday night SoMa Art Gallery in Cape May held an opening of three solo  shows. The shows will be up for a while and are well worth a visit. The first artist is … Continue reading

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OUR B&B RESTORATION

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Restoring our Bed and Breakfast My last blog post was about the new exhibit at the Carriage House Gallery at the Physick Estate describing the restoration and renaissance of Cape May. That reminded me of our own restoration story at … Continue reading

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Revival at the Beach

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This Friday, a new show is opening at the Carriage House Gallery at the Emlen Physick Estate. It is about Cape May’s revival during the 1970s and comes from a book by Ben Miller, The First Resort. An article in … Continue reading

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