The drive is lovely.
And Naniboujou doesn’t disappoint. It IS over-the-top – even the exterior hints at that.
Inside the dining room is every bit as wild as the pictures on the web page.
The lodge claims the designs are Cree. I am not an expert on northern woodland art, but these images are completely unlike anything I associate with the woodland tribes of this area. They do, however, remind me of the designs traditionally found in Central and Southern America. . . perhaps the French artist who painted them was thinking more of the Aztecs as he worked?
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