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Hello from Cuernavaca - A new language school, visiting 'Casa Vamos' a ...

A new week began yesterday, after my wonderful weekend in Taxco, and after a quick breakfast I took a taxi to my school which is located in the El Túnel neighbourhood. The school is called CETLALIC Alternative Language School and among the ... Read more

Doctors Without Borders - A Global Volunteer Organization Helping Peop ...

One of the subjects I am going to research in the near future is combining travel with volunteer opportunities all over the world. Volunteering is a great way of exploring different cultures while making a positive contribution to important ... Read more

Hello from San Diego - A Waterfront Stroll & a Tour of the Historic So ...

Today was our relocation day: we moved from our vacation apartment in Solana Beach in San Diego to the chic Sofia Hotel in downtown San Diego. On another brilliant day we arrived at the hotel at about 10 am, but our room was not ready yet, ... Read more

The Cultural Centre El Refugio in Tlaquepaque

After an interesting excursion to downtown Guadalajara yesterday, I had needed a good night’s sleep to rest up for another busy day. This Tuesday morning I got up early and walked the few steps to my language school, the Guadalajara Langu ... Read more

My Connection in Interlaken: Beat Kornfeind, International Tour Guide

One thing I love so much about travel is that it provides a chance to meet some really interesting and cool people. During my recent trip to Switzerland I went on an iconic train trip with the Jungfrau Railways from Interlaken to “The Top ... Read more

Popular Snowbird Destinations in the Western United States

In part 1 of this article series we explored popular snowbird destinations on the East coast of the United States. Let’s now have a look at opportunities for spending at least part of the winter on the west side of the United States.N ... Read more

Quebec Travel - Summer Adventure at Mont Tremblant - Part 1

Mont Tremblant is eastern Canada’s premier ski destination, and I had been there once for a weekend almost 20 years ago, during an extremely cold February weekend. Since then, Canadian resort development company Intrawest has turned Tremb ... Read more

Travel Ecuador: Quito, Cuenca, the Baños de Santa Agua and the Galapa ...

Ecuador’s most privileged call to fame is perhaps the Galapagos Islands where English naturalist Charles Darwin arrived in 1835, filling with him sights and experiences that inspired him to create his controversial Theory of Evolution. Be ... Read more

Presenting: The Beach Rotary Club – Service Above Self in the Beach

One of the areas I really set out to focus on in my Beach neighbourhood portrait was the local spirit of charity and community assistance. One of the organizations that I interviewed, the Pegasus Community Project for Adults with Special Ne ... Read more

Buffalo Travel: A Buffalo Architecture Tour in an Open-Air Bus

Our third day in Buffalo was a bit windy and cool, but we were off on another great adventure: an open-air bus tour with OpenAirBuffalo, a non-profit organization that runs bus tours throughout Buffalo that focus on the outstanding architec ... Read more

Krakow, Poland: The Oscar Schindler Factory

The second stop on our walking tour of Krakow, Poland, after our visit to the Krakow Ghetto, was the Schindler Factory, the actual factory owned by Oscar Schindler who saved over 1,200 Jewish lives in his enamelware and ammunition factory d ... Read more

Travel Budapest: Jewish Quarter, Parliament Building, Memento Park, Ci ...

After the snowy day yesterday, the sun was shining and the cool winter sky was radiating in brilliant hues of icy blue. I got up early to get ready for a densely packed sight-seeing program. My location near the Astoria metro station was li ... Read more

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