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The MacKinnon-Cann Inn: Where Home and Garden Television Meets the Tra ...

I had spent a wonderfully rejuvenating night wrapped up in the soft high-thread-count sheets and comforters of my temporary home at the MacKinnon-Cann Inn in Yarmouth. After an exciting drive down the Evangeline Trail yesterday that include ... Read more

Costa Rica Travel: The Poas Volcano National Park

After our scenic bus trip through Costa Rica’s Central Valley our Caravan tour bus had finally reached its first destination: the Poas Volcano National Park. After parking our bus we walked about 20 minutes towards the top of the mountain ... Read more

Toronto's WinterCity Festival - Culinary Treats, Arts and Entertainmen ...

There is no doubt that Canada is a northern country and that our winters here in Toronto can sometimes be a little harsh. But that's no reason to hold anyone back from getting out there and enjoying the city to the fullest. To ease the w ... Read more

A Map of Scotland & What to Do during Your Holiday in Scotland

Located in Northern Europe, Scotland is a small country with a strong identity and a fascinating history. Although part of Great Britain since 1707, Scotland has managed to maintain its own culture and institutions. With its beautiful sc ... Read more

Skiing at Lake Louise

Lake Louise strikes you for two reasons: the absolutely stunning scenery that surrounds it, and its huge size. Lake Louise is located in a UNESCO World Heritage Site and in Canada's first National Park. It has more than 4200 skiable acres ( ... Read more

Presenting: Jorge Torres from the CETLALIC Alternative Language School ...

My stay in Cuernavaca this past April was filled with many experiences: travel experiences; historic, cultural and culinary explorations; new friendships and , most notably, learning experiences. During my second week I spent several days l ... Read more

Presenting: Niagara Falls Tourism - One Wonder After Another

In early December of 2007 I decided to embark on a three day winter getaway to Niagara Falls, Ontario. In order to explore the city in the best possible way I contacted the experts at Niagara Falls tourism to help me work out a comprehensiv ... Read more

First Impressions of Calgary

As so many times before, I used my Airmiles to book our flights to Calgary (with the Westjet Airmiles Mastercard you get to fly out west for only 1600 Airmiles instead of having to use 3000 Airmiles in high season with other airlines). As a ... Read more

A Walking Tour of Milazzo

Well, my week on the Solitaire II, studying Italian and sailing through the Eolian Islands, had come to an end. Last night our sailing group officially said goodbye, and my departure date from Sicily was fast approaching. Only four more day ... Read more

Presenting: Karla Aguilar Perez - World Traveler, Philosopher and Engl ...

Today’s social media are a true double-edged sword: they can be a real time waster, an arena for cyber-bullying and online ostracizing and an efficient way to distribute often mundane content to a large network of people. But social media ... Read more

Toronto Travel: A Weekend Escape to Stirling, Ontario

As far as Toronto travel opportunities go, I absolutely love weekend getaways from the big city. As much as I enjoy life in a big metropolis, sometimes it's nice to get away from the overcrowded hustle and bustle of Canada's largest city. A ... Read more

Prague Travel: A Walking Tour through Prague's Jewish Quarter - A Fasc ...

One of Prague’s key attractions is the Jewish Quarter, the former Jewish ghetto of the city. So on this bright, yet blustery day I strolled from my hotel on Wenceslas Square over to Old Town Square to meet my personal tour guide for the d ... Read more

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