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New York City Explorations: the 2015 Us Open and A Walk on 8th Street

New York City is of course home to the US Open, one of the tennis world’s four Grand Slams. As huge tennis fans, we took the famous 7 Train out to Flushing Meadows and entered the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. On our first day ... 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: 10 Great Places in Old Montreal

Any Montreal travel itinerary should include a visit to Old Montreal, the city’s historic heart.  Montreal is an exciting city in the Canadian province of Quebec and one of Canada’s economic and cultural centres. It impresses the visit ... Read more

Presenting: Andrew Howard and Rachael Smith from SNAP Beaches and the ...

Toronto’s Beach neighbourhood is a place where many creative and innovative people congregate. It is also a hotbed for enlightened entrepreneurs, people such as Alex Winch who is a leader in solar power technology; Michelle Gebhart who no ... Read more

(12) - Contrasts and Contradictions

Etecsa Telecommunications Building, Downtown Havana, Thursday, April 13, 2005, 3:32 pm I really gotta hurry, I only have about 28 minutes left on my Internet card so I am going to try to be brief here. The last few days have been extremel ... Read more

Chicago Travel: Multiple Austrian connections

So the two of us expatriate Austrians are staying at the Arlington House Hostel, in itself an exciting experience, to be immersed in this environment of young (and older) travellers from all over the world. We got going early again this mo ... Read more

The Canadian Tulip Festival Features the Flotilla: Parading Boats on D ...

For a period of almost three weeks, the Canadian Tulip Festival offers a wide range of special events and festivities, and the Flotilla on the Rideau Canal is certainly one of the highlights. This morning I made my way down to Dow’s Lake ... Read more

Sunrise Kayaking on Regent's Canal

Our last day in London had arrived, far too quickly I might add. My travel partner Andrea and I had already spent two action-packed days in this cosmopolitan metropolis which included explorations of Portobello Market and Notting Hill, a ri ... Read more

Cape Verde Travel: An Exotic Holiday off the Coast of Africa

Travellers have discovered Cape Verde as one of those picture perfect destinations that we all dream about while planning our next holiday. You can expect good weather during your Cape Verde travel all year and it has gorgeous sun soaked be ... Read more

If You Want To Feel Rich....

At different times throughout the year, events happen that make us reflect, think about the people and things we hold dear, and appreciate what we have. This story came to me by email from a good friend of mine and it touched me deeply. I w ... 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

My Car is in the Ditch in Chebogue River

So after my visit to the Yarmouth County Museum I said goodbye to this fishing town on the southwestern tip of Nova Scotia and set off on my trip along the Lighthouse Trail. It was an overcast and drizzly early afternoon when I began my tri ... Read more

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