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Buenos Aires Travel: The Architecture of Buenos Aires (Part 2)

Argentina’s capital is known for its impressive architecture. Part II of this article series features five more architecturally significant areas that I got to explore first hand during my November 2011 trip to Buenos Aires.The Retiro ... Read more

My Final Day - Discoveries of Catania

My three week language learning adventure in Sicily had officially come to an end: my last full day on this island had arrived. My explorations in the Milazzo area were over and early in the morning I started packing my suitcase and organiz ... 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

The Niagara Parkway: From Niagara Falls to Niagara-on-the-Lake

In our previous article we have already covered the southern portion of the Niagara Parkway from Fort Erie to Niagara Falls. A little more than halfway along the 56 km / 35 mile long Niagara Parkway and north of the Horseshoe Falls is the W ... 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

Our Beautiful Winter Getaway at Nicholyn Farms Bed and Breakfast

Driving up to the Nicholyn Farms Bed and Breakfast you get welcomed by the hearty and healthy aroma of 2,200 organically raised pigs. This bed and breakfast was our destination for our quick winter getaway and as soon as we drove up the dri ... Read more

Reporting Live (on TV!) from Major's Hill Park

My day today so far had been completely dedicated to exploring nature: first I visited the Fatal Attraction Exhibit at the Canadian Museum of Nature to learn about the art of seduction in the animal world. Then I had a chance to explore nat ... Read more

Champlain Township: A Visit to Abadin Bed and Breakfast, Dinner in Haw ...

On the first weekend of October 2013 I embarked on another Ontario excursion – this time into Eastern Ontario, more precisely the Ottawa Valley and the region of Champlain Township. Through my website I had connected with Shirley, who tog ... Read more

Toronto Neighbourhood Walks & Talks: Authentic Austrian Cooking and a ...

When you travel to Toronto, this multicultural metropolis, you’ll have a chance to sample delicacies from all over the world, but one of the national cuisines is not well represented: Austrian cuisine. Canada experienced a big wave of Aus ... Read more

A Map of Scotland & What to Do during Your Holiday in Scotland

Located in Northern Europe, Scotland is a small country with a strong identity and a fascinating history. Although part of Great Britain since 1707, Scotland has managed to maintain its own culture and institutions.With its beautiful sc ... Read more

The Tito Bustillo Prehistoric Cave and a Scenic Walk in Ribadesella

Well, my time in the high mountains of the Asturian Picos de Europa was over. I checked out of the Hotel La Cepada, my cozy mountain abode with the picturesque views of the town of Cangas de Onís, got into my car and drove northwards towar ... Read more

T.O. History Revisited - Toronto Island (2)

By Bruce Bell Bruce Bell is the history columnist for the Bulletin, Canada’s largest community newspaper. He sits on the board of the Town of York Historical Society and is the author of two books ‘Amazing Tales of St. Lawrence Neighbo ... Read more

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