Category: Humour

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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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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Rag time with Jonathan Kravtchenko

Blueberry Rag time – new piano music with Jonathan Kravtchenko Here is the video of “Blueberry Rag” new piano piece, composed and played by young Canadian composer, Jonathan Kravtchenko. Enjoy “Blueberry Rag” If you have any comments or thoughts, please share with us…

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Puppets making workshop with Noreen Young

Puppets Making Workshop with Noreen Young Last summer we planned to visit the International Puppet Festival, which is held annually in Almonte, Ontario. Unfortunately this year’s Festival was cancelled due to shortage of funds –  however we found out that it is possible to have  a puppet making workshop, which was a very attractive idea. We […]

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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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Port Maitland fishing trip. July 2017

We woke up around 3 am, to be on time for our Fishing trip in Port Maitland. When we arrived there, it was still dark… We did not have much luck that day, if you are lucky it is very likely that you catch 10 or more fish!

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Day trip to Collingwood

After the 1 hour drive from downtown Toronto we arrived at the Cranberry Village. We first arrived to the rooftop patio, which has the best view in all of Collingwood. From the roof you can see the lake Huron, the 19 hole golf course as well as the newly refurbished marina. Following a quick resort […]

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Family fun in Granby Zoo

Granby Zoo in Granby, Quebec During the last couple of years the topic of visiting Quebec was coming up several times in our discussions. Finally in May 2017 we booked a hotel and planned out the itinerary that would include some of the places that we thought would be interesting for everyone in the family. […]

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‘Green light’ for St Patrick’s celebrations around the world!

‘Green light’ for St Patrick’s celebrations around the world! 16 March 2017:  Over 250 iconic landmarks and sites around the world will be illuminated green over the coming days – as part of Tourism Ireland’s 2017 Global Greening initiative to celebrate the island of Ireland and St Patrick. The annual initiative, now in its eighth […]

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