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The 2006 Toronto Street Festival and Afrofest

So many festivals to choose from, so little time….. This weekend Toronto had so many special events to offer, there simply wasn’t enough time to attend them all. Here are just a few samples of some of the major events offered on the Jul ... Read more

Niagara Falls Attractions: Winterfest at Heartland Forest

As part of my Niagara Travel Guide project I drove into the Niagara Region again. on February 16, 2015. It was Family Day, a public holiday in Ontario, and another great occasion to make another trip into the Niagara Region as there were lo ... Read more

Presenting: Esther and Li, Two Toronto-based women, Create a Documenta ...

My dentist, Dr. Rajiv Arya, and I have the most amazing conversations while he examines the precarious state of my molars. During my dental appointments he has been telling me about his interesting trips to Nepal and to South Africa, and he ... Read more

Slovenia - A Little Jewel

A Gem in the Heart of Europe During my trip in November I had a chance to explore Slovenia a little bit,with our brief stops in Ljubljana and our overnight stay in Piran on the Adriatic coast.Slovenia is a tiny beautiful country with a p ... Read more

New Orleans Travel Guide: Things to Do in New Orleans

New Orleans, the largest city of Louisiana, is one of the most well-known travel destinations in the world. Nicknamed “the Big Easy”, New Orleans is renowned for its laid back atmosphere, its unique culture, its jazz music connection, i ... Read more

Chicago Travel: Discoveries around Lincoln Park

So here I am again, on another short excursion away from home. I've been awake for an hour already and decided the best thing is to get up and put my first impressions on paper. Since there is only a one hour time difference between Toronto ... Read more

Ignite the Night

As a person who has been privileged to have travelled to many beautiful places across the world and to have made life-long memories, I often think of people in some of these distant places who are not so fortunate and are affected by crime, ... Read more

Baltimore Travel Souvenirs: Great Memories of Charm City

Baltimore is one of the great historic metropolitan cities on the Eastern Seaboard. Once an industrial powerhouse, Baltimore went through a period of decline in the second half of the 20th century. It has been emerging from these tough time ... Read more

Our High and Low Speed Adventures at Boggy Creek Airboat Tours and Swa ...

After my rather quaint and leisurely scenic boat ride through Winter Park, a rather different boating experience was in store for me: a high speed airboat ride through Lake Tohopekaliga, provided by Boggy Creek Airboat Rides. We got starte ... Read more

Retiring and Vacationing in San Miguel de Allende: A Visit to Los Senderos

San Miguel de Allende has long been a city that has attracted the attention of North American travellers and expats who strive for a full or part-time lifestyle in this exceptional community. Various local real estate developments have spru ... 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

Hello from Tarragona

September 20, 2004, 1:05 pm My second blog entry. Sitting here in Calle Cos del Bou in Tarragona. We spent 2 very intense and interesting days in Barcelona. Barcelona is a great city with so many sights to see. The Barrio Gotico (Gothic Qu ... Read more

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