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Sorrento Travel: An Electric Bicycle Tour to Villa Nella

On April 24, 2013 I started another gorgeous day with a stroll through the narrow medieval alleyways of old Sorrento and watched as the locals went for their daily shopping trips and the tourists strolled past the many souvenir shops, brows ... Read more

Money-Saving Tips for Travel to Europe – Part I

Every year, spring is the time when I love try to travel to Europe. Number one I need to see family back home at least once a year, and number two,  around April the weather in Canada can still be pretty bad (as it has been this year) whil ... Read more

A Tour of Mala Strana and Petrin Hill with Prague's mini-Eiffel Tower

As the late afternoon sun had come out, I was continuing my action-packed day in Prague. After a guided tour through Prague’s Jewish Quarter, a savory and informative lunch in Prague’s oldest kosher restaurant, followed by a tour of Mun ... Read more

Austria Travel: A Piano Concert and a Hike in St. Radegund

On May 2, 2013, we attended a concert in the Kunsthaus Weiz, a modern multifunctional exhibition and performance venue right in the center of town. After admiring the various art exhibitions, we enjoyed a two hour performance of “Piano Ar ... 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

Exploring Victorian Beauty in Owen Sound

Staying in a bed and breakfast is often the highlight of my weekend getaways. Every B&B is unique, the food is usually delicious and the conversations with the owners and other guests often provide memorable experiences. For our late su ... Read more

Montreal Travel: Circus Arts at La Tohu and a Spicy Dinner at Restaura ...

Our guided driving tour in the morning had provided us with great background knowledge of Montreal, its history and culture. In the afternoon we were now going to have a chance to sample some unique Montreal-based entertainment: a show at L ... Read more

Travel Ontario: A Visit to Clinton, Dinner in Bayfield and a Great Sunset

My stroll through town and the gallery tour had already shown me that Bayfield is a great getaway destination. Since we still had a bit more time before checking in at our B&B, we decided to discover the surrounding area of Bayfield and ... Read more

Austin, Texas: The 6th Street Entertainment District, Saint Mary Cathe ...

The double-decker sightseeing tour was perfect for getting an overview of Austin. As this was the last tour of the day, everyone disembarked on Sabine Street, around the corner from the Austin Visitor Center. The Downtown area of Austin is ... Read more

Presenting: Michelle Gebhart – a true Renaissance Woman: From Army B ...

My Celebrate Toronto article series is starting with the Beach, one of Toronto’s coolest neighbourhoods. Not only does the Beach offer a resort like feel and sports opportunities akin to Southern California ocean front communities, it is ... Read more

Former Rust Belt Cities Are Making a Comeback, Even as Tourism Destina ...

I admit it – I am a travel junkie. But by travel I am not referring to all-inclusive beach vacations, gambling trips or shopping expeditions. What I love most about travel is its incredible capacity to open one’s mind and to gain a bett ... Read more

Presenting: Lash - Solo World Traveler since 1991

Social media has an interesting way of connecting people around the world.Looking through my news feed on Facebook one person's updates caught my attention and I started to surf to her blog to learn a bit more about her and her background.W ... Read more

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