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There’s been a lot of talk during the extreme arctic cold of 2015 about Niagara Falls freezing over on the American side. In fact, the waterfall is not frozen over but an ice dome (for lack of a better description) …

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Train spotting. To some, the term means spotting or ‘collecting’ a series of trains, either engines or other components. To others, it’s a drug crazed movie that launched the career of Ewan McGregor. For me, I guess I like a …

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Subtitle: Where Real Canadians Live… Winter is tough in Ontario, especially with a toddler in tow, to get out and exercise the photography muscles and maybe see something new. I had the chance this past week. I was on my way …

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You can’t tell me that everyone does not experience some level of nervousness when boarding -an aircraft for the first time. Despite a century of innovation and improvement, most people can quite quickly bring up that image of the downed aircraft, …

Toronto Pearson Planespotting: January 31, 2015

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I had an unexpected opportunity this past weekend to get down to Toronto Pearson to take a look at some planes landing, something I hadn’t had a chance to do in some time. The excuse list is long and mostly ligit. Weather, unreliable vehicle, a …

 

Around the World in Maine, USA

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Looking to do a round-the-world trip but you’re short on time and funds? Don’t sweat it. There’s a simple opportunity to visit Sweden, Norway, Mexico, Peru, Lebanon, China and Poland in a very short period of time. In fact, it’s …

 

Atlanta CityPASS

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We’ve looked at CityPASS packages in Toronto, Houston and Seattle. Today, we travel to the Southeast of the United States to take a look at Atlanta, Georgia. Known by Canadians as that place on I75 that you stress about your …

 

2 Ferry Options For Crossing Lake Michigan

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I was recently feeling out the possibility of a summer road trip around the entire Great Lakes. Sure, it’s just a speck on the globe as a whole but it would still result in nothing less than a seven day …

 

Off The Beaten Path Resorts From Our Twitterverse

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Not often enough, we do features on Twitter friends of ours that represent great places to visit around our world. Twitter is fast and to the point, just the way we like it when trying to discover new and exotic places …

 

A 1975 Cross-Canada Road Trip Revisited

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2014 was a bit of a trying year for me. For 2015, the theme is, “Make new incredible memories – don’t live in old mediocre ones.” On the last day of 2014, let’s take one last look into my past. …