Marvelous Las Vegas

Marvelous Las Vegas – From Adventures, To Sensory Overloads Las Vegas is an iconic gamblers paradise but so much more than you could imagine. From one of the oldest classic Sin City decadent casinos, Caesars P...

The Best Things about Winter in Canada

“Canadian Winter.” For those who have not experienced it, this statement can bring to mind images of white monochrome landscapes, frozen wastelands, void of color or life. But winter in Canada is ripe with scen...

Exploring Western Canada

I am embarrassed to say that I am a Canadian that neglects her home country. I become acutely aware of this as I struggle through an African immigration system in a second (or third) language – I wonder why I s...

From Quiche to Ixil Land in Northern Guatemala

Driving in Guatemala is never for the faint of heart. Widening the two-lane Pan-American Highway — which begins in Alaska and ends at the bottom of South America — was a project that lasted most of this century...

Autumn from the Air: Balloon Ride Tour

Balloon ride tour along the North Saskatchewan in Canada. The change of seasons is one of the most distinguished and enjoyable times in Canada. No matter what province you visit, the palpable excitement as Win...

Ischigualasto Provincial Park – San Juan Province

Argentina’s Land of the Dinosaurs San Juan is one of Argentina’s smaller provinces and lies immediately north of Mendoza. It is a two-hour drive from Mendoza City to San Juan City across a broad, flat plain th...

Across the Andes…Santiago-Mendoza

It took General José de San Martín 21 days in January 1817 with 5,400 men, 1,500 horses, and 9,300 mules. They were the Army of the Andes and they were on their way to liberate Chile, having already driven the ...

The Hyde Park Barracks Museum, Sydney

Home for thousands of European male convicts between 1819 and 1848, a place for “the friendless female” between 1848 and 1886, these days it’s an impressive museum and a significant heritage site inscribed on t...

Sky-scraping Monasteries of Meteora

The expression ‘head in the clouds’ literally applies in Meteora, a complex of monasteries, situated in the Plain of Thessaly, near Kalambaka, one of the most famous monastic centers of Eastern Orthodox monaste...

Naples – Vedi Napoli e poi muori!

They say “Vedi Napoli e poi muori! — See Naples and die!”, because there’s nothing more intense than Naples, so once you visit it, you might as well die. Indeed, you can’t blame whoever said that, for praising ...