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Detailed Explorations of Toronto's Distillery District

As a European immigrant, historical districts always hold a great fascination to me. Over the last few years, Toronto has been enriched by the revitalization of an entire district: the Distillery District, a complex of 13 acres composed of ... Read more

A Walking Tour of Chinatown and Kensington

In all my explorations of Toronto over the last few years I have learned that in addition to numerous world-class sights and attractions, Toronto has many lesser known nooks and crannies that are full of history, interesting stories and ane ... Read more

Buffalo Travel: A Buffalo Architecture Tour in an Open-Air Bus

Our third day in Buffalo was a bit windy and cool, but we were off on another great adventure: an open-air bus tour with OpenAirBuffalo, a non-profit organization that runs bus tours throughout Buffalo that focus on the outstanding architec ... Read more

The Diego Rivera Museum in Guanajuato

After this morning’s exciting mountainbiking adventures outside of the city, this afternoon I would have a chance to delve into Guanajuato’s cultural attractions one last time e before my early evening departure back to Guadalajara. Amo ... Read more

New York City - More than just Manhattan

New York City is the epitome of the North American metropolis and has fascinated people around the world for many decades. The City That Never Sleeps is gigantic; it is the most populous city in English-speaking North America. It is an impo ... Read more

Buenos Aires, Argentina: Must-See Attractions and Things To Do during ...

Located in Latin America, Buenos Aires is the industrial, financial and cultural center of Argentina. With 5 million visitors each year, the capital of Argentina has become a popular tourist destination and was even voted the second most de ... Read more

Bolzano – The Capital of South Tyrol

Bolzano, also called Bozen in German, is the capital of the German-speaking South Tyrol region of Italy. With a population of over 100,000 people, it is also the largest city in South Tyrol. Bolzano has a long history and was already settle ... Read more

Havana Travel - Exploring Downtown Havana

Hotel Habana Libre, Thursday, April 14, 2005, 3:02 pm The last few days I have spent quite a bit of time walking around downtown Havana - or Habana Vieja, as they say around here. It is an extremely fascinating place and one of the most ar ... Read more

Caribbean Travel: Exploring the Large Islands - Cuba, the Dominican Re ...

For many people living in northern climates in places like Canada, the United States and northern Europe, winter is the season where we just want to get away from the cold and darkness. At this time of year we all start to long for warm wea ... Read more

Shanghai China: Shanghai Expo, The Bund, Yu Garden and Beyond

Mainland China’s largest city, Shanghai, reveals itself as a prosperous and vivid city that is undergoing rapid development. With more than 23 million residents, this city huge exotic metropolis enthralls thousand of foreigners every year ... Read more

Exploring the Casino de Montreal

After my lovely cheerful encounter in the Square St. Louis I briefly went back to the hotel and then took the subway to the exit at Jean Drapeau Park. There are two large islands in the St. Lawrence River: Ile Notre-Dame and Ile Sainte-Hele ... Read more

Presenting: Calgary - Canada's Heart of the New West

During our upcoming ski trip in the Alberta Rockies this March, we'll be visiting Calgary for the first time. As a matter of fact, it will be our first time in the Canadian Rockies ever. We'll have a brief one-day layover in Calgary before ... Read more

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