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Summer activities in Barbados

CROP OVER FESTIVAL May to August 2019 | Website: www.visitbarbados.org/crop-over-festival The most-popular festival of Barbados, this months-long celebration honors the 200-year-old tradition of the end of the sugar cane season with an exciting extravaganza of live music and traditional dancing. The festival now celebrates all that is Bajan with dusk ‘til dawn parties, arts and crafts markets and […]

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Outpost Lodge Northern Ontario

Outpost Lodge

I am not a big fan of fishing, but the idea of spending couple days in the remote location on the lake after a busy time period got me going. Porter took me as far as Sault Ste. Marie and from there – car ride…  A bit of background for you. The Outpost Lodge is […]

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New exhibition portrays plight of Rohingya people

New exhibition portrays plight of Rohingya peoplePowerful photographs, interactive voices bring contemporary issue to life Photograph by Kevin Frayer, Courtesy of Kevin Frayer and Getty ImagesWinnipeg – June 14, 2019 –The humanitarian crisis now facing hundreds of thousands of Rohingya families forced to flee their homes in Myanmar and survive a genocide comes into sharp […]

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Summer of Space on Ontario Science Centre

SUMMER OF SPACE AT ONTARIO SCIENCE CENTRE

The Ontario Science Centre is ready for the 50th Anniversary of the Moon Landing celebration! With a newly discovered trove of never before seen 70 mm footage and audio recordings you now have a chance to join the Mission Control team and millions of spectators from around the world in the unforgettable moments of 1969 […]

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HONG KONG

Hong Kong… Its so well recognized skyline may be seen sparkling in the full sun or in the cloud like this day, which only adds to the majestic view of the skyscrapers… I could probably spend hours just admiring the changing shades of the clouds on the glass and bypassing boats of all calibers from […]

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KAYAK ON THE BAY in St. Lucia

As a seasoned traveler I am not new to St. Lucia, and sure know all the interesting places and fun things to do… That is what I thought until few weeks ago when I met Marva from “Kayak on the Bay”, she offered the trip to Praslin Island… on kayaks! Just the idea of being […]

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Barbados activities in 2019

Barbados Festivals Barbados IslandFit Games (May 10-11): IslandFit Games is one of the largest functional fitness competitions in the Caribbean. It provides an opportunity for athletes from all over to test their fitness against fellow athletes. Ninja Throwdown (May 11): The Ninja Throwdown is modeled off the “American Ninja Warrior” series and includes unique local twists. It’s the […]

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ANTARCTIC SEASON ENDS WITH EMPHASIS ON SCIENCE AND EDUCATION

ANTARCTIC SEASON ENDS WITH EMPHASIS ON SCIENCE AND EDUCATION AND IMPRESSIVE LINEUP OF SCIENTISTS AND GUESTS Vancouver, B.C., March 19, 2019 –Guests joining One Ocean Expeditions’ (OOE) last Antarctic voyage of the 2018/19 season, the ‘Marine Mammals of Antarctica’voyageare in for a treat as they witness first-hand renowned marine biologists working on groundbreaking whale research led by […]

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Great Bear Rain forest movie poster in Ontario Science Center

Spirit Bears in Ontario Science Center

The film is not just about bears; it shows wide range of forest species and rich underwater world.

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Freestyle Swimming in Snow at -20C

Freestyle Swimming in snow AT -20C

After a big winter storm we have piles of clean puffy snow at the backyard, so Jonathan decided to snow swim… Watch his diving and freestyle swimming attempts to beat the weather! Snow swimming

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