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USA Business/Convention Travel Forecast

This sobering article about the next few years of USA business/convention travel from Convene magazine certainly is food for thought. There will be a serious impact on the industry.

Canada’s Best Restroom Contest

I just got this press release in and had to share it. Go Bayview Shopping Centre! Five Finalists Have Been Chosen for the 2017 Cintas Canada’s Best Restroom Contest The public can vote for their favourite washroom now through Sept. … Continue reading

Iles de la Madeleine, Lobster Capital of Quebec

I can now tick off a place on my bucket list! Shaped like a fish hook, the Iles de la Madeleine are part of Quebec, but closer to Prince Edward Island. I flew in from Quebec City and it took … Continue reading

Canada 150 10Best List!

There are tons of things to do in this great country to celebrate 150 years of confederation. Check out the 10Best list of 150 things to see and do in Canada. Just in case you were wondering, I contributed the … Continue reading

Canada’s Most Fab Galleries

AtelierGalerieDanielFroment copy Here’s a list I did for USA Today’s 10Best list on some of Canada’s most fantastic art galleries. We have a lot to choose from, but I think these are the best, most accessible and diverse public offerings … Continue reading

Tips for US Border Crossings This Summer

Just got this press release in from US Customs and Border Protection: Washington: As the busiest three months of international travel approach, U.S. Customs and Border Protection encourages travelers to “Know Before You Go” when traveling to the United States … Continue reading

USAToday Asks Readers to Vote on Canada’s 10Best Travel Spots

As a travel “expert,” USAToday asked me to suggestion my 10Best destinations, cities, attractions etc. for a reader’s vote list. Canada’s 10Best Check it out!

Happy Cheese Trails

My husband Steve calls me a mouse. Why? I love cheese! Oxford County, an hour’s drive west of Toronto is cheese heaven and they even have a designated trail dedicated to this amazing dairy product. Dotted with amazing cheese producers, … Continue reading

Top 10 Destinations for Canadian this Summer

Food for thought from Virtuoso… But, I wonder how many Canadians, instead of going abroad, are going to explore their own country? After all, it is Canada’s 150th birthday this year! NEW YORK (May 17, 2017) – International luxury travel … Continue reading

How to Stay Fit When Traveling

Just got this in. Not anything new, but nevertheless, good advice. Always nice to be reminded! By Sloane Davis Trying to stay fit and healthy can be challenging when traveling. I always tell my clients that the goal should be … Continue reading