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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

Berlin Travel: A Sightseeing Tour of Berlin's Main Sights

My second day in Berlin, April 30, 2011, started with brilliant sunshine. I took the S-Bahn from the Lichtenberg district and arrived within less than 20 minutes downtown at Alexanderplatz. This large public square is in the heart of Berlin ... Read more

The Canadian Canoe Museum & a trip to the Otonabee River

After the excitement of having passed over the world’s highest hydraulic lift lock, I now wanted to explore another one of Peterborough’s landmark sites: the Canadian Canoe Museum. What originally started as a private collection of cano ... Read more

Exploring Toronto with Sights on Bikes

There is no doubt in my mind that bicycling is one of the best ways, if not the best way, to explore a city. You cover more than walking, you can easily stop anywhere, and you can get to the hidden spots that you wouldn’t be able to acces ... Read more

T.O. History Revisited - The St. Lawrence Market (2)

By Bruce BellBruce 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 Neigh ... Read more

Buenos Aires Travel: A Sightseeing Tour, the Japanese Garden and El Ro ...

Following my quick explorations of the Plaza de Mayo on foot, I was ready to get to know the city in more detail. I figured the best way to get a quick overview was to get on a double-decker sightseeing tour, so I inquired at a kiosk at the ... Read more

Eugenia Falls – A Great Getaway Destination

Living in a vibrant metropolis like Toronto with all its summer festivals and street parties is exciting, but every once in a while it’s just time to get away from the big city into the countryside. I was looking for a place that would no ... Read more

Presenting: Ben Viccari - A Lifetime Dedicated to Multicultural Commun ...

Interesting people are everywhere. I met Ben Viccari a few weeks ago at the initial screening of a documentary called "Small Places - Small Homes". The documentary profiled the life of four immigrant families who had chosen to settle in sma ... Read more

Montreal Travel: Snow-Shoeing on Mount Royal and Entertainment on Cres ...

After an interesting and tasty culinary tour of Old Montreal and a short rest back at the historic Auberge Bonaparte, we were in for a real treat in the afternoon: snow-shoeing on Mont Royal.  When exploring urban destinations, I always tr ... Read more

The Historic McGee's Inn - 2 Couples Come Together to Become Hospitali ...

During my assignment here in Ottawa to cover the Tulip Festival I am staying in one of my favourite types of accommodation: a bed and breakfast. Not only will you ever see two B&B properties that are the same, the story of every bed and ... Read more

Central Florida - wildlife galore

When you go to Florida, wildlife confronts you everywhere. Especially all the exotic birds fascinated me, often you come up close to subtropical bird species while playing golf or picnicking in a public park.We saw this wood stork at th ... Read more

Exploring Paris, Pewter Art & Great Hospitality in St. George

We had already seen and experienced so much on this gorgeous fall day: from Brantford’s signature sights such as the Bell Homestead and the Mohawk Chapel to the Farmers’ Market, a bike ride by the Grand River and lunch in a café / gall ... Read more

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