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An evening walk around Lake Eola

After our interesting visits to the Orange County Regional History Center and the Well's Built Museum of African-American Culture and History, we decided to continue our explorations of downtown Orlando and its surrounding historic neighbou ... Read more

Discovering Brussels on a Layover to Venice

Spring time is definitely my favourite time to visit Europe. The weather is usually pretty good, the days are long and the flowers are in bloom, which makes it a great time for a trip to Europe. I usually spend three to four weeks in Europe ... Read more

Madrid's Palacio Real, the Rastro and Buen Retiro Park

Madrid Spain Travel: A Bicycle Tour in MadridDuring my double-decker bus sightseeing tour of Madrid yesterday I had already got a good overview of the city. Today it was time to deepen my knowledge of Madrid, and I decided to do so with ... Read more

Eastern European Travel Discoveries with Michael Palin’s New Europe

Eastern Europe is one of the new frontiers of tourism. When the Soviet Union collapsed in the early 1990s, a completely new world order came into being. Countries like Poland, Romania, Hungary and Bulgaria shook off the iron grip of Communi ... Read more

Clonmel Estate B&B & Discoveries of St. Jacobs, Port Dover and the Lak ...

With the weather gods perfectly cooperating, we embarked on another country excursion, a great opportunity to show my European visitors a bit more of Ontario. Despite the fact that Toronto has been experiencing its wettest summer in history ... Read more

Art Nouveau Splendour at Prague's Municipal House & a River Tour

After an introduction to kosher food and after sampling some Krupnik and Gefilte Fish, I thanked Michal Günsberger for his culinary education and for his hospitality at the King Solomon Restaurant. Richard, my tour guide, who had already t ... Read more

Presenting: Andrew Howard and Rachael Smith from SNAP Beaches and the ...

Toronto’s Beach neighbourhood is a place where many creative and innovative people congregate. It is also a hotbed for enlightened entrepreneurs, people such as Alex Winch who is a leader in solar power technology; Michelle Gebhart who no ... Read more

Big Apple Greeter: New York City's Fabulous Free Way of Welcoming Visi ...

Several cities now have "Greeter" or "Ambassador"programs,where local volunteers provide out-of-town travelers with their time and knowledge of their city.I have used these greeter services twice,once in 2003 in Chicago,and just recently th ... Read more

Presenting: Brandon Wilson - Author, Photographer and World Traveller ...

As I have gotten older I have found myself getting increasingly disenchanted with my regular rat-race life, and I have actively searched out individuals who have walked a different path. On my website you will find many people who have quit ... Read more

Culture, Farmers’ Markets, Churches and a High School Reunion in My ...

On May 23, 2014 our time in Vienna came to an end and we boarded a train back to Graz, Austria’s second largest city. From there it wasn’t far to my home town of Weiz where I would spend the next four days. After catching a rest in the ... Read more

The Guadalajara Language Center and the Tlaquepaque Municipal Market

After two excursions to Lake Chapala over the past couple of days, I had another busy day ahead of me. In the morning I was planning to spend some time with Wouter Stut, the owner of the Guadalajara Language Center, to find out a bit more a ... Read more

Presenting: Eva Schreiner - Camping Expert & Female Solo Traveller - P ...

One of the wonderful things about travel is the people you just coincidentally bump into and have a connection with. One such individual is Eva Schreiner who I met at the airport in Naples and we rode a bus together to Salerno. In those bri ... Read more

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