Category: Events

New Mandela exhibition opens at CMHR in Winnipeg

        Mandela and the movement that rocked the world Fight for freedom showcased through dramatic visuals, digital technology Visitors to the Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) can experience the tiny cell where Nelson Mandela spent 18 of his 27 years in prison, take a stand in front of a giant armoured […]

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ONE OCEAN EXPEDITIONS EXPANDED CANADIAN & ARCTIC 2019 VOYAGES

  THE SKY’S THE LIMIT FOR ONE OCEAN EXPEDITIONS AS IT ANNOUNCES EXPANDED CANADIAN & ARCTIC 2019 VOYAGES Vancouver, 24th April 2018: Over the past year, expedition cruise operator, One Ocean Expeditions (OOE), has expanded its fleet, housing three vessels exclusively under its banner, to become one of the world’s leading small-ship cruise operators. Following the launch […]

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“Morlens school of music Carnegie Hall Performance”

Morlens Musicians Perform at Carnegie Hall Morlens Musicians Give a First Class Performance at their Carnegie Hall Debut Young Anguillian musicians Kyiv Edwards (saxophone), Kasem Thompson (trombone) and Kamal Vanterpool (piano) gave a rousing performance of Amazing Grace at the American Protege International Competition Winners Recital at Carnegie Hall, New York, on Sunday April 1, […]

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Florida Keys Dragon Boat Festival

June 2 Florida Keys Dragon Boat Festival The annual Battle in the Bay Dragon Boat Festival set for Saturday, June 2, at Marathon’s newly renovated Sombrero Beach, offers crowds of cheering spectators beachfront racing excitement and a festive day of fun in the sun. Teams of 20 paddlers propel elaborately decorated 40-foot-long racing “dragons” in […]

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What’s New in Barbados for Spring and Summer 2018

What’s New in Barbados for Spring and Summer 2018   CROP OVER FESTIVAL Barbados | May to August 2018 Website: www.visitbarbados.org/crop-over-festival The most-popular festival of Barbados, this months-long celebration honours 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 […]

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SCUBA Diving in Montserrat photo collage

SCUBA Diving in Montserrat West Indies

SCUBA Diving in Montserrat West Indies Here are some old and new photos from my SCUBA Dives in shores of little Island of Montserrat, British West Indies.                            

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Noreen Young’s “Under the Umbrella Tree” now on YouTube!

Noreen Young’s “Under the Umbrella Tree” now on YouTube Gloria the Gopher, from CBC’s vintage “Under the Umbrella Tree” children’s series, is very happy to tell everybody that she and her friends Holly, Iggy the Iguana and Jacob Blue Jay, are now streaming on Canada Media Fund’s new channel, Encore+ on YouTube.  This is a […]

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Mother and kids in Collingwood village at night

Weekend Getaways – Blue Mountain Resort and the Westin Trillium House

Westin Trillium House-Blue Mountain Resort It takes about two hours o drive from downtown Toronto to Blue Mountain Resort and it is completely worth it. As we checked into the Westin Trillium House, we were amazed by the small village feel of the Blue Mountain resort. After checking into our beautiful room we headed straight to […]

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Winter escapes in The Palm Beaches

Winter escapes in The Palm Beaches Visitors looking for a sunny and exciting break from snowstorms, icy roads and freezing temperatures will find their happy place in a T-shirt-and-shorts getaway to The Palm Beaches. With more than 75 kilometres of pristine beaches, an expansive selection of luxurious accommodations and restaurants, as well as cultural, entertainment […]

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Nature and Outdoor Activities in Charlevoix

Repère boréal Repère Boréal offers a nouveau genre “Glamping” experience in unmatched comfort and unique architecture, modern and audacious. Repère boréal’s 4-season dwellings stand out thanks to their accessibility, their intimate character and their opening to nature. 3 new Maikan homes were recently added to the original 5. Their exterior siding is made of carbonized […]

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