Great Britain and Ireland, A Contiki Adventure – Part 1

November 4, 2015 1:58 pm
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Above: Ruins of Hadrians Wall, England Great Britain and Ireland are popular destinations for travelers from all around the world. These two European islands, settled in the North Atlantic Ocean, have so much to offer both for tourists seeking out popular destinations and off-the-beaten-track travelers. Great Britain is made up of four […]

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Adventure, Canadian Style Part Two

November 2, 2015 2:32 pm
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All photos courtesy of Don MacLean. The Heart of Wild Labrador Once in his life a man ought to concentrate his mind upon the remembered earth. He ought to give himself up to a particular landscape in his experience; to look at it from as many angles as he can […]

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Adventure, Canadian Style Part One

October 29, 2015 3:23 pm
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All photos courtesy of Don MacLean. Echoes of Newfoundland’s Past “Go out to the deck,” we were told over the ship’s PA system. “Whales have been spotted off the port side.” I hurried outside, eager to catch a glimpse. It was July but the morning sea air was cool, invigorating. […]

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Charm of Charlevoix Part 2 – Hike your Heart Away

October 22, 2015 1:53 pm
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Photos courtesy of Charlevoix tourism. Hiking Before the first snowfall and the temperature drops is the perfect time to hike and take in the tranquility of fall. Charlevoix offers some of the most beautiful hiking opportunities just a few hours away by car, and whether you want to bring the […]

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A Storm of Support

October 13, 2015 2:17 pm
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Photo Courtesy of Atlantis Resorts. While many Canadians were preparing to pack up and face a 4 day storm of in-laws and turkey dinners last week, Hurricane Joaquin of the Caribbean Islands was just finishing its own disaster path. Beginning September 27, Joaquin devastated several districts of the Bahamas and […]

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New Hampshire

October 5, 2015 2:03 pm
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There is no better way to begin a tour of New Hampshire than in Portsmouth, an historic and quaint seaport. Portsmouth is a must-see destination for those who wish to explore the area’s history. Visit the numerous museums, art centres, stroll through Market Square, take in an outdoor concert at Prescott Park, follow the Peace Treaty Trail or savour […]

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Luxury Sale Leads Into Winter Season at Mirror Lake Inn

October 2, 2015 10:28 am
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LAKE PLACID, N.Y. – For the first time in its history, the elegant Colonial House at the Mirror Lake Inn Resort and Spa in Lake Placid, N.Y., is offering an ‘Ultimate Suite” sale. To appreciate this event, one must understand that the Mirror Lake Inn has been AAA Four Diamond […]

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Beguiled by Belugas and Charlevoix’s Charm – Part 1

October 1, 2015 2:56 pm
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Photos courtesy of Charlevoix tourism. The colours of autumn are once again upon us, and while many flock to Gatineau Park for a taste of the glory, a short drive east will truly get you away from the fray of life. In about the same time it takes to drive to […]

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Vacation like a VIP

September 8, 2015 1:34 pm
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Bret Michaels, international rock star and front man for the popular band Poison has teamed up with the Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya, Mexico to bring you the ultimate in rock n’ roll luxury travel. Located on the Caribbean Sea, the Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya is a music lover’s […]

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Discover the Hidden Secret of the Dominican Republic at Casa De Campo

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If you are looking for first class hospitality, gracious service staff, luxurious accommodations and a Caribbean resort experience like no other, Casa de Campo is the place. Located on the southeastern coast of the Dominican Republic, this spectacular 7,000-acre resort, residential community and tropical playground is a golfer’s paradise and […]

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Many Shades of Dallas

August 19, 2015 2:00 pm
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Photo by Matt Pasant. There is an overwhelming feeling in Dallas,Texas that anything is possible. It is a city with guts and spirit, and while Dallas oozes wealth, it is also a city with a big heart, kind people and warm hospitality. It has a very eclectic personality with many […]

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More than a Winter Wonderland: Lake Placid’s the Place to be this Summer

August 12, 2015 11:58 am
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What kind of traveller are you? Some of us like to lounge by the beach all day while others are constantly seeking an adventure. No matter what kind of summer vacation you are looking for, you can find everything you want and more at Lake Placid. This destination is famous […]

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History, Religion, Geography and Great Food: Majestic Israel Has It All

July 22, 2015 10:00 am
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To even attempt to adequately describe Israel is, to put it mildly, a daunting task. While well-known images of the country abound, absolutely nothing can prepare you for the complete amazement or the unexpected emotions you may feel as you explore this magnificent country. Whether you are religious or not, […]

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Reggae and Running: A Unique Pair

July 14, 2015 3:44 pm
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Images courtesy of: Jamaica Tourist Board When someone says they’re going to Jamaica for a vacation, you automatically think warm weather, beautiful beaches, delicious food and of course Bob Marley. While all those things are true, there’s a new attraction calling people to this gorgeous Caribbean island. The Reggae Marathon, Jamaica’s […]

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Let’s Go on an Adventure

July 8, 2015 2:00 pm
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Canada is a big place. If you’ve ever travelled to Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto or Montreal, you know there is a vast amount of culture that makes each city unique. The same can be said for all of the smaller towns across the country. The only difference is you probably haven’t […]

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Atlantis is a Warm Weather Water Adventure

July 6, 2015 10:55 am
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It’s hard not to be taken by the beauty of the beaches on Paradise Island in the Bahamas. A natural reef acts as a buffer, calming the waves that gently crash onto its shores and the sun is said to shine 300 days a year. Hollywood was an early fan of […]

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A Delicious Weekend in Barbados

June 11, 2015 2:15 pm
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The sky is clear and the sun is shining. Is there a better way to start off the weekend in beautiful Barbados? The answer is yes—and it happens when I am handed a rum punch upon entering the Radisson Aquatica Beach Resort. Get ready to unwind by lounging poolside or […]

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