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Meet me in Toronto

Filed in Cultural Travel, Destinations by on December 28, 2015 • views: 1609

“Meet me in Toronto,” he said. “I’ll come up from Michigan with the cast, and we will meet at the hotel,” he said. “Sure,” I said with my voice full of apprehension. I have only been out of the United States twice in my life. A trip Toronto would make the third time and never […]

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Air Tours From Las Vegas And Arizona
Air Tours From Las Vegas And Arizona

Air Tours From Las Vegas And Arizona

Filed in Destinations, Outdoor Adventures by on December 28, 2015 • views: 1531

Are you tired of the same old New Year’s holiday celebrations? Well, nothing could be more unique and exciting than taking an air tour of the Grand Canyon, and you can begin one of these tours in Arizona or Vegas. Arizona air tours begin in the small town of Tusayan which is situated near the […]

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Exploring Costa Rica
Exploring Costa Rica

Exploring Costa Rica

Filed in Destinations, Outdoor Adventures, Water Adventures by on December 27, 2015 • views: 3567

On the last day of our stay in Costa Rica I asked Mike, a Californian surfer we’d hooked up with on arrival, how he’d sum up his visit. “Great place, great people, and great surfing beaches – yeah, that’s about it”. Well, I suppose you might expect a classic sound bite from a Californian, but […]

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The Lofoten Islands of Norway
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The Lofoten Islands of Norway

Filed in Cultural Travel, Destinations, Outdoor Adventures by on December 27, 2015 • views: 1811

Lofoten Islands may be one of the most remote places in Norway, but there is no denying its sheer beauty and magnificence. Situated in the Arctic Circle, this enigmatic archipelago boasts jagged peaks rising from the cold water, bird colonies, rugged coast, traditional fishing villages and artists galleries. It lies in the Nordland region of […]

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South Africa’s Garden Route
South Africa's Garden Route

South Africa’s Garden Route

Filed in Destinations, Outdoor Adventures, Water Adventures by on December 26, 2015 • views: 2171

Arriving in Cape Town is over whelming, the first thing you notice is the warmth and friendly attitude to you the surfer.  This country has been through so much in the past 30 years and it has always been my dream to set foot on its soil to surf the glorious waves that caress its […]

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Hiking in the Lake District views: 57

The most visited National Park in the United Kingdom, with over 15 million people coming here every year, the Lake District is a place of surreal beauty. Nature was very giving to this region and those who love hikes and really long walks keep falling in love with its outstanding views. There’s a certain serenity […]

Skiing in the French Alps views: 142

The French Alps will always have a magical aura that attracts skiers from all over the world. Offering an impressive variety of resorts and splendid mountain landscapes, this winter destination is truly a spectacular land. With resorts ranging from high altitude to small farming villages, the French Alps come with a specific traditional French ambiance, […]

Skiing in Sweden views: 105

We all know about the beautiful ski villages in Switzerland, Austria or the French Alps, but how about the ski resorts in Sweden? Is Sweden a good ski vacation destination? It is! As a matter of fact, it’s a fabulous and cool European skiing destination. And this is why: There are over 100 ski resorts […]

Relax in Mauritius views: 158

More than 100,000 British visitors go to Mauritius each year. After all, Mark Twain did say that “You gather the idea that Mauritius was made first and then heaven was copied after Mauritius”. And this is the absolute truth! While it’s a bit more complicated for Americans and Canadians to get here, this doesn’t stop […]