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A Mountain Drive to Alaro, Bunyola & Valdemossa and Folklore at La Granja

After a tasty home-made breakfast on the balcony of my studio apartment in Port d’Alcudia I was ready to head out for a full day of explorations. Somehow, the northern mountainous part of Mallorca has an almost magical spell on me. I had ... Read more

Toronto Travel Ideas: Casa Loma for Christmas

On December 28, 2012 I embarked on a local Toronto travel adventure: Casa Loma – Toronto’s castle. For this year’s Christmas, the castle was decorated as “Mozart’s Magical Castle” and for the entire month of December 2012, the c ... Read more

New York City: A Visit to the US Open, Exploring Foley Square and the ...

New York City is an amazing destination for sports fans. Baseball fans can enjoy watching the New York Yankees and the New York Mets; basketball is represented by the New York Knicks and Brooklyn Nets; American Football features the New Yor ... Read more

The Handlery Union Square Hotel & Exotic Entertainment at Asia SF

After our interesting introduction to local history as part of the Victorian Homes Walking Tour we had to switch hotels for one night and grabbed our overnight bags to move to The Handlery Union Square Hotel in downtown Geary Street, just n ... Read more

An Interview with the Owners of the Lunenburg Inn

The day had started great: a hearty and healthy breakfast at the Lunenburg Inn was excellent preparation for a full day of discovery. During the bright and sunny morning I headed out and went on a walking tour through Lunenburg, a quaint an ... Read more

Egypt travel: Cairo, the Pyramids of Giza, Alexandria, Luxor, Abu Simb ...

Located in the north of Africa, Egypt is one of the oldest and most historic countries in the world. Civilization has been flourishing here for more 6000 years. Most of Egypt is a desert, a continuation of the great Sahara Desert of North A ... Read more

A Perfect Getaway

Two days ago I took the CAT fast ferry from Toronto to Rochester and arrived well-rested after a 2.5 hour boat ride in the Port of Rochester, a scenic Rochester suburb called Charlotte. I was greeted by Patti and Carrie from the Rochester V ... Read more

A Walking Tour of Tlaquepaque with a Tourist Police Officer

My second last day at the Guadalajara Language Centre had begun. During my two hours of instruction we had a great discussion about cultural differences between the United States (or Canada) and Mexico. As we were all at an intermediate or ... Read more

Edinburgh Explored: The Royal Mile and New Town

After my visit to Edinburgh Castle I strolled along the top portion of the Royal Mile, a long thoroughfare actually composed of four ancient streets in the Old Town. The Royal Mile stretches from Castlehill to Canongate and connects Edinbur ... Read more

Exploring Vienna’s Ringstrasse, the Votivkirche, the Burgtheater, Ho ...

The Ringstrasse, Vienna’s opulent boulevard, features a large collection of impressive historicist buildings from the second half of the 19th century. After passing by the University, an Italian Renaissance Revival complex, I arrived at t ... Read more

Our High and Low Speed Adventures at Boggy Creek Airboat Tours and Swa ...

After my rather quaint and leisurely scenic boat ride through Winter Park, a rather different boating experience was in store for me: a high speed airboat ride through Lake Tohopekaliga, provided by Boggy Creek Airboat Rides. We got starte ... Read more

Montenegro Travel: Local Expert Jelena Jeca Talks about Travel to Mont ...

This is the next article in a series of interviews with local experts from different regions. Jelena Jeca came to me through Facebook where I was impressed by her photo collections of her home country of Montenegro. Formerly part of the now ... Read more

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