Steve Burns

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Visiting Universal Orlando for the First Time

First Time for Everything<p>Recently, as part of Jaylin’s high school band trip, I visited Universal Orlando for the first time. Yes, that’s right, for …

Walt Disney World Dolphin After the Rain

It’s Raining, It’s Pouring<p>Actually, it wasn’t raining or pouring when I took this photo of the Walt Disney World Dolphin hotel, one of the Epcot …

On the Galveston Beach in Texas

Over the Beach<p>Looking out over the beach and the Gulf of Mexico at Galveston, Texas, from our stop there after our 2016 Cruise to Mexico. The cruise …

A Stream Through Norway in Epcot

A Stream Runs Through It<p>A quiet stream runs through the middle of the Norway pavilion in Epcot at Walt Disney World as people wait patiently in line …

Follow the Signs

The Signs Are Out There<p>Have you ever been wandering aimlessly, wondering what to do or which way to go? Or maybe you weren’t wandering aimlessly, but …

Life Is a Highway

Speeding Along<p>Recently, I had one of those experiences where you have to add to your age, since I finished up another trip around the sun and started …

Evening Stroll at Cocoa Beach, Florida

Strolling Along the Beach<p>Waves roll in on the shore at Cocoa Beach, Florida, in the early evening. This was the view as we strolled along the beach …

A Palm Tree on Castaway Cay

Just One Tree<p>A palm tree stands on the Family Beach at Castaway Cay, the Disney Cruise Line’s Bahamas island, as the Disney Dream cruise ship is off …

Liberty Square and Frontierland at Walt Disney World

A Tale of Two Lands<p>Liberty Square and Frontierland stand side by side in the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World. The buildings to the left are …

A Natural View from Wekiwa Springs in Florida

A Natural View<p>Wekiwa Springs State Park in Florida is full of natural beauty with its waterways and trees. Of course, this view is not entirely …

Are There Palm Trees in Mexico?

Yes, There Are<p>Sometimes it is interesting to look at some of the search terms that lead people here to the Burnsland website. One of those terms that …

A Park in Nassau

Passing By the Park<p>As we were walking through Nassau in the Bahamas during a stop on our 2017 Disney Cruise, we came across this small park right in …

Church at the Xcambo Mayan Ruins

This Old Church<p>During our 2016 Cruise to Mexico, one of our excursions included a visit to the Mayan ruins of Xcambo. These ruins, by the way, are …

Archaeology

Colorful Buildings at the Walt Disney World Boardwalk Resort

A Carousel of Color<p>The old Wonderful World of Disney television show used to start with the words of the theme song, “The world is a carousel of …

Walt Disney Theatre Lobby on the Disney Dream

The Walt Disney Theatre<p>The main lobby of the Walt Disney Theatre is filled with light on the Disney Dream cruise ship, as seen during our 2017 Disney …

Walt Disney Company

Contemporary Resort Boat Dock at Walt Disney World

Contemporary Resort Down the Way<p>The Contemporary Resort hotel at Walt Disney World in Florida is seen at the end of a seemingly long boat dock that …

Wat Pho Gate in Bangkok, Thailand

Wat Pho<p>I often think back to my trip to Bangkok. Believe it or not, that trip was almost three years ago now. It was a very good trip, and I have …

Thailand

The First Snow Day of 2018

Snow!<p>We had our first snow day of the new year last week. Followed by our second and third. All due to the one bit of snow that we got. It really …

Snowplows

Dumbo the Flying Elephant at Walt Disney World

Up, Up, and Away<p>Dumbo the Flying Elephant soars around in circles in Fantasyland in the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World. Actually, there are …

Walt Disney Company

A Bridge Over Still Water

Reflections<p>Maybe you have heard that song about a bridge over troubled water. You know, the one by Simon and Garfunkel. Well, here we have the …

Disney Dream Across the Bay at Castaway Cay

Because last week we had a very cold winter spell, it is time for another warm weather photo to help brighten things up.<p>Castaway Cay<p>In this photo …

The Beach at Playa del Carmen in Mexico

Let’s take a trip back in time to our 2016 Cruise to Mexico for this relaxing photo.<p>Playa del Carmen<p>If you kept up with the Cruise to Mexico trip …

The Most Popular Burnsland Posts for 2017 - Burnsland Photography and Stories

Each December as the year draws to a close, we stop to take a look back at which posts here at the Burnsland website were the most popular with our …

Snow on Hollywood Boulevard in Disney's Hollywood Studios

A Hollywood Blizzard<p>When we were at Disney’s Hollywood Studios during our 2016 Christmas trip to Walt Disney World, the snow was really coming down …

Castaway Cay Beach in the Distance

Castaway Cay Beach<p>The family beach at Castaway Cay is seen in the distance past the trees, foliage, and restroom building on the right. And some …

Christmas on Main Street USA in Walt Disney World

Christmas at Night<p>I always enjoy the atmosphere on Main Street USA in Walt Disney World‘s Magic Kingdom during the Christmas holidays. The buildings …

Art of Animation Christmas Tree at Walt Disney World

White Christmas Tree<p>Continuing the look back at last year’s Christmas visit to Walt Disney World, here is the Christmas tree in the lobby of the Art …

Explorers on the Trail at Wekiwa Springs State Park in Florida

Boardwalk at Wekiwa Springs<p>While we were at Wekiwa Springs State Park in Florida during our July trip, we found this inviting boardwalk through the …

Christmas at Disney Springs

Christmas Shopping<p>During our December visit to Walt Disney World last year, I was interested to see how they would decorate Disney Springs, the …

Christmas on Hollywood Boulevard at Disney's Hollywood Studios

Last Christmas<p>…I gave you my heart. Oops, sorry for breaking out into song. But this photo is actually from last Christmas. That would be December of …