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Charlotte Travel Souvenirs - We Love the Queen City

Charlotte, North Carolina, is one of the  most dynamic cities in the  southeastern United States. In recent years it has become one of the fastest growing cities in the United States; with almost 2.5 million residents in the metropolitan ... Read more

The Walking Hall of Fame of the PGA Father Son Challenge at ChampionsGate

After our exciting round at Mystic Dunes, it was only mid-afternoon on a gorgeous day with blue skies, so we decided to take a 10 minute drive and drop in on the Father Son Challenge at Champion's Gate, which has been held for the last 3 ye ... Read more

Arizona Travel: Urban Destinations and Unique Natural Formations

Arizona is one of the most desirable travel destinations in the United States. Nicknamed the “Grand Canyon State”, Arizona offers breathtaking vistas in many different regions. Golf in Arizona is one of the prime attractions in this sta ... Read more

Cold War History at the Hotel Jalta on Wenceslas Square

On a somewhat cool and breezy day, bright sunshine woke me up and I stepped out on to the balcony of my room at the Hotel Jalta. This four-star hotel is located on Wenceslas Square, the main square of Prague’s New Town district. To my lef ... Read more

Orlando's Loch Haven Park - center of arts and culture

On this overcast day we decided to explore other areas of Orlando in more detail. About 10 minutes north of downtown Orlando is Loch Haven Park, an area that holds a number of major attractions, including the Orlando Museum of Art, the Menn ... Read more

A History Tour of the Beach and a Mission of Mercy with Gene Domagala

Gene Domagala is not only a key volunteer in the Beach, an individual who helps out with all sorts of charities and non-profit organizations - a “utility man” as Bob Murdoch from Centre 55 calls him – he is also one of the most knowle ... Read more

A Mountain Drive to Alaro, Bunyola & Valdemossa and Folklore at La Granja

After a tasty home-made breakfast on the balcony of my studio apartment in Port d’Alcudia I was ready to head out for a full day of explorations. Somehow, the northern mountainous part of Mallorca has an almost magical spell on me. I had ... Read more

Hello from Cuernavaca - Getting to know my B&B hostess Marta Elena - a ...

After my arrival in Cuernavaca and the lovely dinner at Vanessa's aunt's place the whole family took me to my temporary home for the next couple of days: Villa San Marcos is a bed and breakfast located in a historic mansion in an area just ... Read more

Presenting: Eva Schreiner - Camping Expert & Female Solo Traveller - P ...

One of the wonderful things about travel is the people you just coincidentally bump into and have a connection with. One such individual is Eva Schreiner who I met at the airport in Naples and we rode a bus together to Salerno. In those bri ... Read more

New York City Explorations: the 2015 Us Open and A Walk on 8th Street

New York City is of course home to the US Open, one of the tennis world’s four Grand Slams. As huge tennis fans, we took the famous 7 Train out to Flushing Meadows and entered the Billie Jean King National Tennis Center. On our first day ... Read more

Arrival and a Tour of the Queen Anne Hotel

A long and harsh winter can take the wind out of you and just make you feel like you want to get away. And what a long winter it has been: Toronto has experienced one of the harshest winters in a long time, with near-record snow accumulatio ... Read more

New York City Travel: Lunch at the Chelsea Market

On August 29, 2012 I embarked on a full day of explorations in New York City and planned to start my day with a visit to the Chelsea Market in Manhattan. We had already spent two days at the US Open, one of the four Grand Slam tennis tourna ... Read more

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