Monthly Archives: October 2014

Ontario, Canada – In Search of Polar Bears

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We fly by small plane from Toronto to Polar Bear Provincial Park on the shores of James Bay in Canada’s Ontario Northland stopping at … Continue reading

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Canada: The Train Journey through the Rockies

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Over a century ago the trans-continental railway was built across 3,000 miles of rugged terrain opening up Canada to settlement and tourism. Today it … Continue reading

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Canada & Europe: Remembering a Century of War

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As the llth hour of the llth day of the llth month approaches, we reflect on a Century of War and visit France, Britain, … Continue reading

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Finland: Mustio Manor – Along the King’s Road

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Mustio Manor is Finland’s oldest private residence and uniquely built in wood. It was an important stop along the King’s Road and was once … Continue reading

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Germany: Dusseldorf – The Paris of the North

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Dusseldorf was founded over 700 years ago at the point where the River Dussel flows into the River Rhine. It is a busy trade … Continue reading

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Caribbean: Barbados – The Crop Over Festival

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July is a hot time in Barbados for more reasons than one. It’s Crop Over and people come from all over the world to … Continue reading

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USA: Arizona – Taste of Travel

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It’s a race to the heart of the flowers to beat the bugs and sample the delights of the desert in Arizona. To discover … Continue reading

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The Responsible Traveller: Photography — Close Up and Personal

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Professional photographer, Gary Crallé, gives expert advice to The Responsible Traveller. This short tip includes a cultural fact and the importance of asking for … Continue reading

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Haifa, Israel: The Baha’i Temple

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The port city of Haifa in Israel is home to the Baha’i Temple, the world centre for the Baha’i religion. Situated on the slopes … Continue reading

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USA: Buffalo, New York – The Other Buffalo

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The City of Buffalo borders Lake Erie. We explore the revitalized waterfront, buildings in the downtown core, and the gracious homes of nearby east … Continue reading

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