Kathryn Blanco's blog

A Photographic Memoir of the Newtown Memorials

by Kathryn Blanco / Jan 02, 2013 / 0 comments

Here is a brief photo tour of the memorials in my town, Newtown, Connecticut, commemorating the victims of the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School. After the shooting that took place in Sandy Hook Elementary School, killing 26 innocent people, people from around the country and the world sent in messages of comfort in words, stuffed animals, donations to the families of the victims, and free hot drinks.

Christmas at the Disney Parks

by Kathryn Blanco / Dec 24, 2012 / 0 comments

During the winter season, holiday spirit can be found everywhere in Disney World. Each place celebrates in its own unique way.


Underwater Photography at the Norwalk Aquarium

by Kathryn Blanco / Nov 03, 2012 / 0 comments

Ortona: a Hidden Gem on the Italian Coast

by Kathryn Blanco / Sep 17, 2012 / 0 comments

A Life-changing Homecoming to Italy

by Kathryn Blanco / Sep 17, 2012 / 1 comments

Disney World on a Budget

by Kathryn Blanco / Aug 28, 2012 / 0 comments

Disney World has been bringing joy to thousands of people for over 40 years, but at a price.

Welcome to … Cape Cod!

by Kathryn Blanco / Aug 11, 2012 / 0 comments

A wonderful, welcoming place, Cape Cod is an exciting and refreshing vacation destination that anyone would enjoy. For one thing, hundreds of outdoor adventures are available, including biking long trails through shady forest, past marshes and cranberry bogs; parasailing, soaring hundreds, or even over a thousand, feet in the air over the sparkling sea;  and speeding through the crashing surf on a jet ski, getting splashed with the sea spray.

Disney Secrets: Behind Park Walls

by Kathryn Blanco / Jul 08, 2012 / 0 comments

A trip toDisney World is a magical experience, but what behind the scenes secrets go into making guests' dreams a reality?


My Photography Passion: Up-close Objects – Textures and Patterns

by Kathryn Blanco / Jun 03, 2012 / 1 comments

A Backyard Tour

by Kathryn Blanco / May 21, 2012 / 1 comments

Welcome to my world - here we go! Down the curving driveway to the house, the garden, the hills.