Category Archives: Destinations

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

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

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

Best Countries for Women Working Abroad

From InterNations Insider’s Survey Hungary and Bahrain prove great locations for expat women who want to work abroad, but Luxembourg, Taiwan, and Germany top the chart An above-average share of women worry about the cost of living and taxation abroad … Continue reading

Get Best Flight Prices this Summer

Thinking about your summer travel plans? I just discovered the cheapflights.ca website that has all sorts of info about when to buy airline tickets. Generally, they advise 4-5 months in advance for the best fares. Most expensive time just about … Continue reading

Cape Breton, A Place to Lose Your Heart!

This summer I went to Cape Breton after not being there since I was a teenager. It felt so good to go back. What a magical place! Check out my story in Culture Magazin …Cape Breton’s Cultural Tapestry And here … Continue reading

Loving Syracuse

Even though it’s only around a 4-hour drive from Toronto, Syracuse is a city I had never visited. This former stop on the Erie Canal, a shipping life-line that connected Albany, NY to Buffalo and connected to the Great Lakes, … Continue reading

Philadelphia: How does your garden grow?

I lived in Philadelphia 10 years ago and loved it. This year, I went back for the first time. I was nervous. Would it have changed? Would it have enough new (and old) places to explore and keep me busy? … Continue reading