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Montreal Travel – A Culinary Tour of Old Montreal

Day 2 (February 19, 2011) of our Montreal trip started with a culinary walking tour of Old Montreal. We  linked up with our tour at Europea Espace Boutique, an offshoot of Europea, a fine dining restaurant owned by renowned chef Jérôme F ... Read more

Bangkok Travel: Royal Palace, Temples, Shopping, Festivals and Culture

Bangkok, also called the “City of Angels”, is one of Southeast Asia’s most popular travel destinations. Its combination of history and culture, cuisine and entertainment pulls in millions of foreigners every year. A map of Bangkok wil ... Read more

Havana Travel - The Final Day

My god, how time flies.... I have now been back from Cuba for close to 10 days, and my reentry into the business world has been the usual: tons of projects to catch up on, accounting stuff to be taken care off, marketing strategies to be wo ... Read more

A Disabled Traveller Connects with His Slovakian Roots

For most of us with Slovak roots,meeting family in Slovakia is like the coming together of two worlds – two lifetimes.It's like filling a hole in a puzzle.My puzzle had a few extra pieces.Once I discovered a living relative in Slovaki ... Read more

Snowtubing at Horseshoe Valley and an Overview of Ontario's Winter Get ...

Our winter getaway over the last two days was supposed to include a couple of different activities: snow-tubing and outdoor skating. Well, our outdoor skating fell through, due to the extraordinarily warm conditions, however, we had a beaut ... Read more

Getting the Lay of the Land in a Driving Tour

Shortly after my arrival in Montreal, right around 1 pm, I met Carole, a licensed professional tour guide from Guidatour in the lobby of the Holiday Inn and she was going to be my local expert on a driving tour through the centre of Montrea ... Read more

Travelling with Disabilities: Profiles of Adventure Travelers - Innova ...

As so many times before,this website continues to create contacts with so many interesting individuals.This morning I received an email from a person in Santa Cruz,California,who had come across my website and wanted to contribute some of h ... Read more

Travel Ontario: Breakfast at Clair on the Square and Hiking the Sawmil ...

This sunny Thanksgiving Monday, October 11, 2011, started with gorgeous sunshine again, a perfect beginning to an action-packed day in the picturesque village of Bayfield. Clair, our bed and breakfast hostess from Clair on the Square had al ... Read more

The Town of Catskill is Full of Cats

During our explorations of the Hudson Valley we made a stop at Catskill Point, located in the town of the same name at the confluence of Catskill Creek and the Hudson River. This historic area is composed of an attractive public park with a ... 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

Fall for History at the Niagara Falls History Museum

Niagara Falls, Ontario,  is an immensely popular popular destination, with its majestic waterfalls, its casinos and entertainment areas. But off the main tourist path there are various hidden jewels that beckon to be discovered. The Niagar ... Read more

A Bike Ride across the Golden Gate Bridge

A big storm was forecast for our second day in San Francisco, but so far we had been lucky. Our culinary tour through the North Beach area had gone off without a hitch. Even the sun peeked out here and there. Local food and culture expert T ... Read more

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