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Mallorca's North West Side: Sant Elm, Sa Dragonera & an Evening in Palma

My stomach problems of yesterday had disappeared and I felt as good as new on this gorgeous late May morning. An early highlight of the day was the breakfast on our large balcony in the Torrenova Aparthotel complex. Although the hotel itsel ... Read more

Vankleek Hill, Ontario’s Gingerbread Capital: Visiting the Farmers M ...

On our way from L’Orignal to Vankleek Hill, local expert Jacques des Besquets stopped the car in several strategic spots so I could get some nice views of the bucolic fall landscapes that were stretching out in front of us. Champlain Town ... Read more

Hello from Cuernavaca - A day outing to the enchanting mythical villag ...

At roughly 10 in the morning I walked through beautiful residential streets in the north end of Cuernavaca to the so-called Glorieta de Zapata, a traffic circle featuring a statue of one of Mexico's freedom fighters on a horse. Right next t ... Read more

Hacienda El Divisadero: A Culinary Tour of Mexico

Our horseback riding adventure and our visit to the Petroglyphs had been a great way to get a feel for a truly Mexican landscape. When we arrived back at the corral after our ride, Santiago showed us how Lucero, the white horse I had been r ... Read more

My Buddy Mario - A True World Traveller and Conoisseur of Intercultura ...

In the 16 years that I have known my friend Mario I have heard many different tales of his world travels and he is one of those people who have lived, worked and hitchhiked through different exotic countries. Mario is a Toronto high school ... Read more

Taking My Visitors on a Driving Tour

For a person as curious as me, I am always out on some sort of discovery. No wonder travel writing appeals so much to me because it gives me the opportunity to explore interesting new places all the time. But of course my inquisitive mind n ... Read more

New York City Explorations: Central Park and 96th Street

New York City Explorations: Central Park and 96th Street On our second day in New York City we took the subway a couple of stops from Long Island City into Manhattan. Another subway later and we had arrived around 96th Street on the west ... Read more

Ontario: An Uplifting Experience

It may sound strange, but it all started with the Miami Dolphins. My husband is a huge fan of the fins, but we figured a trip to Miami for his birthday in early December was not in the cards. So I started to look around for other unique ide ... Read more

Art Deco Splendour at the Historic Radisson Blu Alcron Hotel in Prague

Always on the lookout for historical structures, I had planned a visit to another renowned Prague establishment: the Radisson Blu Alcron Hotel, established in 1932 at the height of Art Deco as Prague’s premier hotel of that era. Martina P ... Read more

An Introduction to Edinburgh: St. Mary’s Cathedral, Castle Rock and ...

My first full day in Edinburgh, May 28, 2014, was a bit of a grey and drizzly affair. Determined to get the most out of my six short days in Scotland, I took an early morning walk from the Haymarket area towards the Old Town. I took in the ... Read more

Toronto's WinterCity Festival - Culinary Treats, Arts and Entertainmen ...

There is no doubt that Canada is a northern country and that our winters here in Toronto can sometimes be a little harsh. But that's no reason to hold anyone back from getting out there and enjoying the city to the fullest. To ease the w ... Read more

A Visit to an Authentic Czech Beer Hall - U Medvidku

My local experts Jitka Simkova, owner of Prague Walks.com, together with her colleague Karel had given me a great introduction to Old Town Prague. The day was getting late now and the air was definitely getting cooler. View of the Old To ... Read more

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