Peggy of the Cove

Three days, we drove, to take a picture of the dog by the ocean – true story. That’s not the whole story, but it is true. Back when we were hunting for our first house,...

Cap Off the Summer in Muskoka

'Tis the season for "Back to School" sales at every retail outlet in the known world.  But we still have a few more weeks of summer left and time to have one last getaway...

Cycling The Danube Bike Path

For many of us, a European tour is a long anticipated trip-of-a-lifetime and if not a lifetime, than certainly the hallmark vacation of a youngster’s childhood. It is nothing to be sprinted through. Believe...

Slow Down on the Appalachian Trail

Wandering through a place like Harpers Ferry, West Virginia, you expect to be surrounded by travellers.  It resonates with history and natural beauty so, understandably, it draws a crowd. Most are typical tourists, equipped with...

Traveling Asia with Kids – China

China is a vast country, both in population and the span of history, the oldest continuous civilization in the world. China also has bunches of "earliest" and "firsts" – earliest writing and code of...

Traveling Asia with Kids – Singapore

Clean, green and strikingly modern, Singapore is one of the most family-friendly destinations in Asia. Everything from the immaculate, buggy-friendly pavements to the spacious hotels in Singapore makes travelling with kids easy.  Kids can...

Traveling Asia with Kids – Hong Kong

Hong Kong is a wonderland packed with fun and adventure for children of all ages. It’s much more than skyscrapers, shopping streets and Jackie Chan.