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Rideau Canal Boating

Posted by Angella Grey on 14th, September 2014
Rideau Canal Boating   Travel photo of the day by Angella Grey - A view of the Rideau Canal in Ottawa   One of the notable things is that every lock is unique and well equipped with picnic facilities, overnight mooring facilities, washrooms, benches, barbecue grills and tables. These locks are opened for navigation in mid-May through to mid-October. Visitors coming through to the Rideau Canal during this time get to enjoy canoeing, cruises and kayaking. On the other hand, the canal often becomes as skate way during winter as it is the largest naturally skating rink in the world. If you are into history then you will do well to consider checking out a number of the museums at the Rideau Canal where you will get to see a rich blend of modern technology and historic artifacts. There are about ten museums with each offering something unique that will give you a glimpse into the history of the Canal and Canada as a whole.   Other places and activities of interest in Readmore »

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Rideau Canal In Ottawa

Posted by Angella Grey on 13th, September 2014
Travel photo of the day by Angella Grey - A view of the Rideau Canal locks in Ottawa to the right the the Fairmont Château Laurie hotel   Rideau Canal Rideau Canal is one of the must see places for tourists in Ottawa. This is because it consists of 47 lock stations as well as beautiful rivers and lakes that are connected to each other by canals. In addition, it offers a scenic view that has rightly earned it the title of a visitors’ paradise. Moreover, it is also a UNESCO World Heritage Site, a Canadian Heritage River and National Historic Site of Canada. This canal was built at a time when Canada was afraid of a potential attack from the United States and stretches over a distance of 125 miles from Ottawa to Kingston. You can visit this oldest canal in the history of North America by car, boat, on foot or by bicycle. Using a boat is perhaps the best option because it lets you get the entire ambiance of the entire region. Driving is also interesting because yo Readmore »

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Amazing Sunset at the Kilimanjaro National Park

Posted by Eva Krakowski on 10th, September 2014
Amazing Sunset at the Kilimanjaro National Park Travel photo of the day by Angella Grey - Photo of An Amazing Sunset at the Kilimanjaro National Park in Kilimanjaro Region,Tanzania           Places To Visit In Barbados Tropical Sunset St Vincent Vacations In Tanzania Readmore »

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Top Ten Travel Destinations in East Africa

Posted by Doris Fontaine on 07th, September 2014
Top Ten Travel Destinations in East Africa East Africa is synonymous with safari and wildlife. However, there is so much more that you can enjoy when you travel to the top ten travel destinations in East Africa. In fact, it is home to some of the most beautiful sandy beaches and spectacular sights to complete any holiday experience. From the great wildebeest migration, the breathtaking pristine beaches to the hospitable people and magnificent scenery, you can never go wrong with a visit to East Africa. With so many places to choose from, Travel to Africa Here are the top ten travel destinations in East Africa that you must visit when you travel to East Africa: Malindi – This is one of the cities that are located along the Indian Ocean coast in Kenya. This destination is a favorite for visitors from East Africa and beyond because of the wonderful beaches, rich Swahili culture and extensive reefs. It is ideal for water sports such as snorkeling, deep sea Readmore »

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10 Exciting Things to Do in Mexico

Posted by Doris Fontaine on 16th, August 2014
10 Exciting Things to Do in Mexico Going on a vacation to Mexico can be quite fulfilling,Mexico is rated as one of the most exciting tourist destinations in North America. With the presence of UNESCO world heritage sites, alluring underwater caverns, lively sea life and mysterious stone ruins among other attractions you can be sure to have a mix of adventure and relaxation to complete your Mexican vacation. Whether you are interested in a cruise, strolling past the ancient ruins, playing golf, water sports, shopping, spending time on the beautiful sandy beaches, seeing exotic wildlife or visiting historical sites, there is always something in Mexico for everyone. Things to Do in Mexico Mexico is a boiling point of different cultures and traditions that have blended with its rich history as well as beautiful scenery that will make your vacation a life thrilling experience. Mexico welcome millions of visitors every year.   Tropical Plant in Mexico   Some Readmore »

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African Safari Holiday

Posted by Eva Krakowski on 30th, June 2014
  Travel photo of the day by Eva Krakowski - A group of zebra enjoying the attention at the Kilimanjaro National Park in Kilimanjaro Region,Tanzania         Africa Destinations Vacation to Africa My Unforgettable Love For Africa Readmore »

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Parliament Hill and Buildings

Posted by Angella Grey on 05th, June 2014
  Travel photo of the day by Angella Grey - A view of the East block of the Parliament Hill and Buildings in Ottawa   Gothic Revival Architecture Design Parliament buildings comprise of three main blocks namely the West, East, Center and Peace Tower that open up to open grounds with monuments of some of the significant political figures that shaped Canada’s history. Interestingly, the architects of this building were picked through a competition that saw numerous entries whose styles that fell in two distinct categories; Gothic Revival associated with the British Parliament and Neoclassical that was identified with American republicanism. The picturesque Gothic Revival style was thought to be the best representation of Parliamentary democracy and was thus chosen. Consequently, the West and East blocks were awarded to Augustus Laver and Thomas Stent while Thomas Fuller was awarded the center block. The center block was later rebuilt following destruction by fire. Readmore »

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Happy Easter - The Season To Hunt For Eggs

Posted by Doris Fontaine on 19th, April 2014
Travel photo of the day by Doris Fontaine     ** Great Wedding Resources: 1. Father of the Bride Speech 2. Wise Wedding Planning: The Perfect Theme Wedding 3. Best Man Wedding Speech 4. Wedding Speech For All     Affordable Beach Weddings Best Destination Weddings Weddings in the Caribbean Readmore »

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Gastronomic Travel Experience

Posted by Eva Krakowski on 27th, March 2014
A Polish Gastronomic Travel Experience Poland a great place to visit,share good food and laughter as the sun shines and the day takes its time to come to an end. Some of great history of Europe is waiting for you to explore.   Travel photo of the day by Eva Krakowski   Many people from around the world head to Poland each year, many hoping to be able to immerse themselves in the history and culture of this fascinating destination. However, there are also many families that visit Poland and for those with younger children it is important to be able to access attractions that are suitable for kids in order to keep them entertained over the course of the trip.  Poland has a lot to offer everyone.       A Summer Day In Gdansk Let’s Go See GDANSK Weekend Break In Barcelona Readmore »

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Happy Valentine's Day from Jamaica

Posted by Doris Fontaine on 14th, February 2014
Travel photo of the day from Doris Fontaine         Places To Visit In Barbados Hurricane Tips Safety Holiday in Barbados Readmore »

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