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I only became a fan of the show ‘Survivor’ over the past few years. I wanted nothing to do with it for the first decade of its existence. In fact, if it wasn’t for the PVR and On-Demand trend with cable …

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We were able to visit the only Ripley’s Believe It Or Not Odditorium in Canada a few weeks ago. The Ripley’s museum on Clifton Hill at Niagara Falls, Ontario is well worth the visit. It’s a great mix of original …

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In Canada, we tend to measure the economics of the entire world by how the Canadian Dollar is doing compared to the United States greenback. Canada, like Russia, being a country that relies on oil for much of its earnings, …

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January and February have been brutally cold in 2015 for Eastern Canada and the United States. The effects of this cold on Niagara Falls have been well-covered in the media. At one point, the American Falls looked as if it was completely …

Norwegian Cruise Line’s Garden Villa Monster Suites

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When it comes to Caribbean cruises, you can find some of the cheapest prices with Norwegian. However, with the same cruise line, you can also experience some of the largest and most luxurious suites on the high season, as well. …

 

Welcome to the Credit River in Tropical Southern Ontario

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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) …

 

Train Spotting Video Collection From 2014

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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 …

 

Frostbite Visit To North Bay, Ontario

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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 …

 

Overcoming The Fear Of Flying

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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 …