http://www.itsabouttravelling.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/cheltenham-badlands-190x127.jpg

As 2014 draws to a close, we can’t help but throw in a ‘Best Of’ review-type article, or two. Today, we look at ten of the finest images we posted at the companion site to It’s About Travelling, Pic of …

http://www.itsabouttravelling.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/journey-behind-the-falls-05-190x126.jpg

So, if you’ve read any past articles here on Niagara Falls, you’ll know I’m a proponent of seeing the waterfalls from the U.S. side and reserving your photographic efforts for after the sun sets. However, one exception to both those …

http://www.itsabouttravelling.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/seattle-skyline-190x104.jpg

Next up in our CityPASS series is Seattle, Washington. Of the eleven cities where these discount packages are available, Seattle is one of the most exciting. Like many of the packages, including CityPASS Houston, there are either/or choices to be made. Like …

http://www.itsabouttravelling.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/niagara-falls-night-08-190x126.jpg

I tell ya, if you want to visit Niagara Falls and you don’t like crowds, go during the first week of December, during the week. Needing a short getaway, we went to old faithfall Niagara Falls for two nights this …

Believe It Or Not: Ripley’s In St. Augustine, Florida

http://www.itsabouttravelling.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/ripleys-st-augustine-florida-190x142.jpg

Florida means Daytona, Miami, St. Pete’s and maybe even Panama City Beach, right? Don’t leave out St. Augustine, the oldest continuously occupied European established settlement in the continental United States (formerly known as the oldest settlement in the United States). Since 1950, the …

 

Kawartha Country Wines

http://www.itsabouttravelling.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/kawartha-country-wines-03-190x142.jpg

With December closing in and the first significant snowfall already in the rearview mirror, it’s with great fondness and longing that we look back on the glory of summertime. Specifically for my family, we look back at the time spent …

 

CityPASS Houston: Detailed Look Into A Great Value Package

http://www.itsabouttravelling.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/houston-skyline-190x126.jpg

Spending some time in Houston, Texas in the future? From the Houston area? The best value when it comes to enjoying the city’s attractions is via the Houston CityPASS package. For a mere $49 for adults, you can enjoy five …

 

A Visit To The Royal Ontario Museum In Toronto

http://www.itsabouttravelling.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/royal-ontario-museum-09-190x126.jpg

Looking for an excuse to take a day trip to downtown Toronto and give a toddler the thrill of riding the subway, we decided on a trip to the Royal Ontario Museum. Afterall, it had been a few years since …

 

Trainspotting In London, Ontario

http://www.itsabouttravelling.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/london-ontario-trains-04-190x126.jpg

I grew up in London, Ontario, in the west end. Where I lived was once a small town called Byron. Byron was swallowed up by London in the 1960’s but it retained a small town atmosphere until recently. When I …

 

Ontario Autumn Foliage

http://www.itsabouttravelling.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/ontario-autumn-train-track-2-190x68.jpg

Some years, the late summer and autumn weather in Southern Ontario quite frankly trumps the weather in June and July. Some years, like this year, it’s a continuation of the same crap that we seemingly have had since last year …