Cycling in Quebec City

One of the most enjoyable times that Justin and I shared in Quebec City was riding bicycles along the St. Lawrence River. We were able to rent the bicycles by the hour for no cost from our hotel, Hotel 71. However, if you are unable to rent or borrow bicycles from where you’re staying, there are several bicycle rental companies … Read More

Swimming With Dolphins: The Dark Truth

Lately in the blogging world, a Swimming with Dolphins excursion that was to be offered at the upcoming TBEX Conference in Cancun has caused quite the controversy. Many people were writing letters and signing petitions opposed to the dolphin swim, urging TBEX to cut ties with Delphinus Dolphinarium. Many travel writers vowed to boycott the conference entirely until tours were no … Read More

Visiting the Animals at Farm Sanctuary in Watkins Glen

After spending a wonderful evening overnight at the Farm Sanctuary cabins, we were ready to take a morning tour of the farm property to visit all of the animals. Before I take you along on our tour to meet many of the animals there, let me tell you a bit more about this amazing charitable organization. About Farm Sanctuary Farm … Read More

Staying at Farm Sanctuary Bed and Breakfast in Watkins Glen, NY

On our trip to the Finger Lakes in New York, we were guests at the Bed & Breakfast at Farm Sanctuary, an advocacy and rescue group for farm animals. Farm Sanctuary is situated about ten minutes outside of Watkins Glen in the surrounding countryside. We were fortunate enough to be able to spend one night in a cozy cabin on … Read More

Caribbean Cruise Video – Whale and Dolphin Watching in Dominica (Day 5)

Here’s a video from our whale and dolphin watching in Dominica! It is set to Sigur Ros’s track “untitled 3” from the () album. Here’s a little breakdown of what to watch for in the video: 0:35 – bottom left – dolphin 0:40 – center of screen – dolphins 0:47 – center of screen – dolphins 1:03 – center/top of … Read More

Caribbean Cruise – Whale and Dolphin Watching in Dominica (Day 5)

Dominica, known as the “Nature Island”, was a natural beauty that dazzled us with some incredible displays of wildlife. The view of Roseau, Dominica was magnificent from our balcony as well as our table near the buffet as the Emerald Princess docked. Dominica has nine active volcanoes, and the last major eruption was in 1270 AD. As our tour guide … Read More

Mountsberg Conservation Area – Campbellville, ON

The perfect place for a day hike and a picnic. Looking for somewhere to spend the day in the great outdoors? We visited Mountsberg Conservation Area in Campbellville, Ontario to soak up the sunshine and explore the trails. Although Mountsberg is in the same group of Conservation Halton parks as Crawford Lake, it is an entirely different experience. Not only … Read More

High Park Cherry Blossoms Toronto

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In early May, view the High Park cherry blossoms in full bloom. The High Park cherry blossoms were in full bloom in Toronto and we ventured out to see these beautiful trees.  It is the largest collection of cherry trees in the city and the best place to view the sakura blossoms.  The window for viewing these gorgeous flowers can … Read More

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