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Canada Olympic Park

Our 4-hour whirlwind tour provided by our local expert Jocelyne Morrison from Time Out for Touring took us into Alberta’s second most visited attraction outside of the Rockies: Canada Olympic Park, visited every year by more than 1.3 mill ... 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

Hello from Caledon, Elora & Guelph - Fall Colours, Ghosts and Ghouls

Fall is one of the most beautiful seasons in Ontario, and after last weeks early fall colour tour through the Kawarthas east of Toronto, it was time yesterday to check out the areas west of Toronto. My husband and I set off on the highway, ... Read more

Toronto Travel - The 10 Best Parks and Gardens in Toronto

Toronto travel opportunities also include a surprising number of places that are predestined for nature lovers. The many parks and gardens are some of the greatest features in the city that are enjoyed by millions of visitors and residents ... Read more

Dan and Judith Talk About Their Two-Year House-Swapping Experience in ...

Through a friend of mine I met Dan and Judith,a professional couple in their 50s who spent two fabulous years in Provence,having traded their lovely Toronto home against a country house in the south of France.Here is the story of the two mo ... Read more

Vienna Attractions: the Hofburg Palace, the Bermuda Triangle & the Mus ...

 On our first day in Vienna, May 19, 2014 we continued our walk through the first district to the Michaelerplatz (St. Michael’s Square) which faces the grandiose entrance into the Hofburg, the giant castle complex that holds the former i ... Read more

The Town of Lunenburg - a UNESCO World Heritage Site

A delightful rest at the Lunenburg Inn after a very compressed and hectic day along the Lighthouse Trail yesterday got me ready for another day of adventures. At about 7:30 I made my downstairs in anticipation of a filling breakfast. Sure e ... Read more

Arrival in Oviedo – the Capital of Asturias

Spain has long been one of my favourite travel destinations. I love the Spanish language and am fascinated with Spanish history and culture. Since 2002 I have been to Spain several times and had a chance to see places such as Barcelona, Val ... Read more

La Hacienda Purisima de Jalpa - Rural Boutique Hotel Luxury

I had thoroughly enjoyed my visit to the Organic Market of San Miguel de Allende. Around 1 pm I was picked up and driven to “La Hacienda Purisima de Jalpa”, an organic farm and country hotel. General manager Susan Cermeño and chef Enri ... Read more

Puerto Vallarta Travel: Exploring the Malecon, Isla Cuale and an Eveni ...

By about mid-afternoon of January 6, 2015, the Puerto Vallarta Food Tour had come to an end and all the participants went off in different directions. But we had all gotten to know the city so much better; this walking tour with Puerto Vall ... Read more

Costa Rica Travel: A Tour of Pachira Lodge in Tortuguero

Following our very educational boat tour through the Tortuguero National Park, we were welcomed back at Pachira Lodge with a tasty pizza snack. I then spent a bit of time working on my computer in the reception area where I had free Interne ... Read more

Loire Valley Discoveries: A Walking Tour of Tours and a Return to Pari ...

The weather during my spring  visit to the Loire Valley just did not want to cooperate much as April 24, 2012 was also a pretty dreary day, with rain clouds hanging overhead. I checked out of my suburban motel and took the city bus into do ... Read more

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