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Presenting: Arie Nerman and the Beach Hebrew Institute – The People' ...

For my Celebrate Toronto articles series I am continuously searching for people who are making positive contributions in the neighbourhood and building the community in unique ways. During my brief tour of the Beach, Gene Domagala introduce ... Read more

Presenting: David Brown, the Urban Tour Host, a True Expert on Miami

One of my favourite things when I travel is to connect with local experts to get an insider’s view of the destination that I am traveling to. During my recent trip to Miami I did some research and located a real expert: David Brown,the Ur ... Read more

Toronto Travel Getaways: A Fun Evening at the Stirling Festival Theatre

I had already gotten a nice introduction of Stirling through my downtown walking tour and a conversation with my bed and breakfast hostess Tyla Tessier from the Old Carriage House. Now the sun was rapidly moving lower on the horizon and my ... Read more

A Hike to the Gran Cratere of Vulcano and a Magical Evening

Our beautiful dinner in the old town of Lipari last night was another opportunity to get to know Sicilian cuisine. A light-hearted evening was followed by a night of deep sleep and by 8 am this morning I stuck my head out of the boat: anoth ... Read more

Buffalo Travel: Exploring Canalside and Going Inside Silo City 

As a passionate architecture lover, I am always on the lookout for great destinations that feature historic architecture. With a home base in Toronto, I didn’t have to look far: Buffalo, New York – located right on the other side of the ... Read more

A Tour Through Niagara Wine Country

Two days ago I took our European visitors on a little driving tour of the Niagara Peninsula, specifically to explore some of the 50 something wineries. My brother is a chef and very interested in exploring the authentic tastes and flavours ... Read more

Confederation Park and Other Winterlude Locations

Confederation Park is one of the main centres of Ottawa's Winterlude Festival, and what was excellent for us was that we were staying right across the street at the Lord Elgin Hotel. So all we had to do was literally cross the street and we ... Read more

Buenos Aires Travel: Exploring the Barrio Chino by Bicycle

Our November 4, 2011 bicycle tour of Buenos Aires continued. After we left the Bosques de Palermo, it started raining so we had to put on our rain ponchos and continued cycling north until we stopped for lunch in the Barrio Chino, the China ... Read more

A Visit to the Organic Market of San Miguel de Allende

The sun was beaming down on March 1, 2014 when I took the bus into downtown San Miguel de Allende. I jumped off at the Organic Market that is held every Saturday morning. This market is run by a non-profit organization called TOSMA that see ... Read more

Presenting: The Green Eggplant – Healthy, Creative and Plentiful Cui ...

After two fascinating interviews, one with Lido Chilelli, the creator of the Toronto Beaches International Jazz Festival, and Bill Libbus, who had given me an insider tour of the historic Fire Station 227 on Queen Street, it was definitely ... Read more

Mexico Travel: Guanajuato's Famous and Eerie Mummy Museum

Mexico Travel – Guanajuato: The Callejón del Beso, the Mummy Museum of Guanjuato and the Famous “Estudiantina”On this busy Saturday morning we had already seen so much in Guanjuato. From a nice breakfast at the historic Quinta La ... Read more

Dog Sledding with Snowy Owl Adventures

On a crisp winter day, our coldest day so far, with a brilliant blue sky, I got going early at about 7:15 am and drove about 20 minutes from Banff to the tourist town of Canmore. This mountain town is located about an hour from Calgary, jus ... Read more

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