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Ontario Travel: The Blyth Festival and the Benmiller Inn

Our last day, October 11, 2011, on Ontario’s West Coast had begun. It started with a nice home-made breakfast at our bed and breakfast, Clair on the Square, where a colourful fruit salad, freshly baked scones and over-easy eggs would give ... Read more

The Lighthouse Trail from Shelburne to Lunenburg

My quick one-night stopover in Yarmouth had provided me with great insight into local history and architecture. In an interview with two local hospitality entrepreneurs I also learned about the heritage tourism opportunities in southwestern ... Read more

Doors Open - Toronto's Architectural Festival - Free of Charge!

You may have figured out by now that I am bit of an architecture buff. Well, the great thing is, since 2000 Toronto has its very own free-access architecture weekend where you can get access to more than 140 interesting buildings, many of w ... Read more

"Captain Ron" Talks About The Houseboating Lifestyle - Travel Full-Tim ...

It was a beautiful evening for a stroll tonight, so I went down to one of my favourite places: Toronto's waterfront. Listening to the melee of languages, observing the broad mixture of people, I was thinking about upcoming travel plans, bus ... Read more

Chile Travel Guide: Santiago, the Andes Mountains, Easter Island, Valp ...

A basic image of Chile can be summed up by mentioning wine, the Andes Mountains, Patagonia and the fjords of the south, Easter Island, and an intense passion for soccer. It forms the western fringe of South America with more than 2580 miles ... Read more

The Sheep Shearing Festival and Learning about Wool

Once a year on the May long weekend, the Canada Agriculture Museum puts on its Sheep Shearing Festival. It is held on the Saturday, Sunday and Monday of the Victoria Day weekend. After my excursion to the see the Flotilla on Dows Lake, one ... Read more

Music, Food and Fun at the Taste of Little Italy

Festival season is in full swing. Summer is a great time to be in Toronto since there are multiple events going on at the same time. I had just heard about the “Taste of Little Italy” street festival and decided to partake of a little f ... Read more

South America Travel: Three Top Waterfall Destinations in South America

Wonderful, awe-inspiring nature. That is what attracts most travelers to Latin America, in addition of course, to its fascinating culture and hospitable people. From endless desolate landscapes to lush jungles, or paradisiacal beaches, Lati ... Read more

A Visit to the Quirky Hundertwasserhaus, a Bike Ride on the Donauinsel ...

Vienna is not short on iconic destinations, and we continued our May 22, 2014 sightseeing adventure with a visit to the Hundertwasserhaus, a whimsical multi-coloured apartment house with irregularly shaped windows and onion domes. This unus ... Read more

Buffalo Travel: A Buffalo Architecture Tour in an Open-Air Bus

Our third day in Buffalo was a bit windy and cool, but we were off on another great adventure: an open-air bus tour with OpenAirBuffalo, a non-profit organization that runs bus tours throughout Buffalo that focus on the outstanding architec ... Read more

An Electric Bicycle Tour of the Lauterbrunnen Valley and Dinner in the ...

Finally, on May 13, 2013, my last full day in Interlaken, the weather had improved just a little bit, which was important for my plans today: an electric bicycle tour into the Lauterbrunnen Valley! I strolled from my abode at the Hotel Chal ... 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

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