Tag: adventure

The Palácio Nacional de Sintra is in the centre of Sintra

Sintra – The Best of Portugal

You may want to spend couple days or even more in Sintra area. There are nice beaches, lots to explore and enjoy. For more information here is the link:
http://www.sintra-portugal.com/index.html

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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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Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory, Not Just Butterflies

Cambridge Butterfly Concervatory

Cambridge Butterfly Concervatory Enter the tropical paradise and be surrounded by the world of wonderful butterflies! Over 2000 free flying butterflies! And some tropical birds – on the ground, in the air… One of a sudden I have a butterfly landing on my shoulder and it stays there for the time of our visit. Waterfall […]

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Conestogo River Horseback riding in Waterloo Region

Conestogo River Horseback riding in Waterloo Region Around mid-July we purchased the ticket for the play “Out of Order” presented by Drayton Entertainment. The play takes place at St. Jacobs  Play House, and since the play was on Friday night, we booked our overnight stay at “Himewood Suites” by Hilton. We also planned some other […]

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Old Shaoxing, China

Lu Xun native place in Shaoxing, China

Lu Xun Native Place in Shaoxing, China Zhou Shuren (Pen Name; Lu Xun), one of the most influential thinkers in East Asia during the 20th century,  the spirit of modern China, plays a large part in the forming of the modern China we know today. He had sound knowledge in writing, translation and the fine […]

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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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Woman in warm waters of Blue Lagoon

Exploring Iceland and Beyond

Vancouver, January 17th, 2018 – Iceland is one of the world’s most captivating destinations. Each year millions of travellers discover its dramatic landscapes, natural wonders and eclectic Viking culture. But Iceland’s rise in popularity has not been without growing pains. Access, infrastructure and a lack of imaginative itineraries are all beginning to impact the visitor experience. […]

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Palm Beaches: Arts and Entertainment

Festivals, Films and Famous Names Fill Calendar, January – June 2018 WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (Jan. 16, 2018) — Along with 47 miles of pristine Atlantic Ocean beaches and an abundance of sunshine, The Palm Beaches in South Florida are home to a diverse and robust arts and entertainment scene. The Palm Beaches boast more […]

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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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