I’m a few months behind on posting photos from my monthly road trips.   To start the getting-up-to-date process, here are some photos from my road trip in May to Hartford, Connecticut’s capital city. Since I moved to CT last April, I had never visited Hartford, so in May I decided to take the 15-minute drive and walk around the city.

The Connecticut State House:

ct statehouse

ct statehouse

A city dweller in Bushnell Park:

city dweller

The Bushnell Carousel:

bushnell carousel



State house dome:

state house dome

The Travelers Tower in reflection:

travelers tower

A grandchild of the original Charter Oak, which you’ve likely seen on the reverse of the CT state quarter:

charter oak grandchild

Along the Connecticut River is the River Walk, a nice walking path:

river walk

The Founders Bridge is one of the bridges that go over the path:

founders bridge

The trees were producing tree fluff:

tree fluff

Looking back on the city:


Just as I was returning to my car, the clouds started precipitating: