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Hospitality at the Argyle Manor Bed and Breakfast in Windsor

Finally it was time for another excursion. As a true architecture buff, Detroit had been on my radar for a long time, and I definitely wanted to explore this unique city in detail. So for the last few weeks I had been working with Visitdetr ... Read more

First-hand Explorations of the Nooks and Crannies of Casa Loma

Casa Loma, Toronto’s castle and the city's second most important tourist attraction, has an extremely interesting history. It was the life dream and brainchild of Sir Henry Pellatt, one of Canada’s most successful industrialists and fin ... 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

Karla Darocas: Artist, Entrepeneur and Canuck Expatriate in Spain

I had an opportunity to meet Karla last year on one of my trips to Spain. My interview preview will give you a bit of background on our meeting. Karla is a fascinating individual, a painter, writer and overall creative person, but also an e ... Read more

Salamanca - A Destination for Spanish Language Learning

Madrid Spain Travel: A Bicycle Tour in MadridDuring my double-decker bus sightseeing tour of Madrid yesterday I had already got a good overview of the city. Today it was time to deepen my knowledge of Madrid, and I decided to do so with ... Read more

Things to Do in Chicago: Tours Covering Chicago History and Chicago Ar ...

Chicago, the Windy City, is one of America’s great travel destinations. Almost 46 million domestic and international travelers visited the city in 2008, and as the Midwest’s most important business and financial center, it is also a pop ... Read more

New York City Discoveries: The South Street Seaport, West Village and ...

After my explorations on Wall Street I arrived at the South Street Seaport, a historic area on the east side of Manhattan, just south of the Brooklyn Bridge. This designated historic district is based around buildings from the early to the ... Read more

Niagara Falls, Ontario: The Festival of Lights

Niagara Falls, Ontario is a great getaway destination, even in the winter, from November to January when the CAA Winter Festival of Lights is on. On January 4, 2013, we had spent a nice afternoon in Niagara-on-the-Lake where the Niagara Riv ... Read more

A Train Trip to Orvieto, an Ancient Hill Town

My last full day in Italy had arrived. I had already done several rounds of sightseeing, starting with a double-decker bus ride, two guided bicycle tours and an extensive walking tour. The weather in Rome was absolutely gorgeous, and I felt ... Read more

Discoveries of Glasgow: The Necropolis and the People’s Palace

A mishap with my camera forced me to cut my visit at Glasgow’s Riverside Museum short. A travel writer and photographer is obviously no good with a broken camera. So when I asked for help a friendly employee at the Riverside Museum in Gla ... 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

Arrival in Vancouver

I left beautiful Victoria early yesterday morning at 8 am and took the Pacific Coachlines bus/ferry combination back to the mainland. It was another gorgeous day and I spent the entire ferry ride on the top deck soaking in the scenery and t ... Read more

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