Category: Villa Vacations

Barbados Festivals 2019

THE HOLETOWN FESTIVAL Barbados | Feb. 10-17, 2019 Website: http://www.holetownfestivalbarbados.org The Holetown Festival takes place in Holetown, Barbados, and celebrates the arrival of Holetown’s first settlers on Feb. 17, 1627. The week-long celebration occurs every year in mid-February and includes activities that showcase the culture and traditions of Barbados. Events include folk singing and dancing, sports […]

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Happy photographer- Gary Cralle- Arrowhead Provincial Park Ontario

New Visitors Center opening at Arrowhead Provincial Park

Big Bend in Arrowhead Park It took two hours by ParkBus to reach Arrowhead Provincial Park from Downtown Toronto. After a five hundred meters hike we entered Big Bend lookout platform to enjoy the view. The unique natural hairpin bend of the river creates an illusion of the water flow going upstream. Make sure you can […]

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Maho Beach Sint Maarten

Where to stay in Philipsburg, Sint Maarten?

Where to stay in Philipsburg, Sint Maarten? Many hotels and guesthouses in Philipsburg are back to normal, after the year of renovations from the devastating hurricanes Irma and Maria that hit the island in September 2017. The Top choices on the island are the  The Pasanggrahan Royal Boutique Hotel and The Holland House, both located on […]

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ReDiscover Dominica Campaign

ReDiscover Dominica Campaign Dominica, The Nature Island of the Caribbean, has launched its “ReDiscover Dominica Campaign”to encourage travelers to visit the island. Visitors, friends of Dominica, and Dominicans can enjoy discounts on a trip to the Nature Island and, in doing so, help the country on its path to recovery. Dominica was hit hard by Hurricane […]

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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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Fashion Model in Fox Grove Inn pool, Saint Lucia

Fashion Photography at Fox Grove Inn, Saint Lucia

Fashion Photography at Fox Grove Inn, Saint Lucia   It all started on a gloomy day when one girl had the idea of sewing dresses. After a few lessons and some practise she had made a few good dresses…   It was lots of fun, that we decided to extend it in new locations,,, Anse […]

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Book about Montserrat for 1,500 USD ?

“Montserrat and Montserratians” photo book about little island of Montserrat in the Caribbean region is hard to find, although you can buy used for  lots of money… Used Book by Igor Kravtchenko and Howard Fergus about Montserrat for 1,500 USD ? Amazon.ca is selling a used copy of book about Montserrat for $1,500 USD. Montserrat And […]

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BARBADOS’ 2018 Annual Event Lineup

Barbados’ 2018 Annual Event Lineup There are many festivals, marathons and events in Barbados that make any time of year worthy of a visit. Visitors will be completely immersed in Bajan culture by checking out some of the events below: Holetown Festival – February 11-18, 2018 Known as one of the Seven Magnificent Festivals of […]

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Farmstead experience on Blue Hen Farm

After the four and a half hour drive from downtown Toronto we arrived at the Blue Hen Farm.  Right at the turn we saw an old cupboard filled with jars of homemade preserves and a sign “Honk for Service”…  And we saw the farmhouse in the opening between trees. Farmers Jeff and Leslie greeted us […]

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Needle Felting with Peg Learn

Needle Felting with Peg from “Learn Creations” After spending the day in Almonte, we arrived at the Blue Hen farm for a needle felting workshop presented by Peg Learn ( Learn Creations). She greeted us with a big smile, hand holding a large red dragon made from felt pieces … Surprisingly felting is much easier […]

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