Category Archives: Destinations

Rediscovering Buffalo

Buffalo is a short, 1.5-hour drive from Toronto (when the border gods are in your favour), so the hubby and I decided to go to the city his father often shuffled off to in glory years bygone. The City of … Continue reading

Meet You in Toronto’s Junction District

On a recent, bright fall day I joined fellow members of the Travel Media Association of Canada (TMAC) on an invigorating and enlightening day tour of Toronto’s Junction district in the west end where I got lots of gift ideas … Continue reading

Very Delicious Vancouver

It’s been a few years since I visited Vancouver and it really is a gorgeous place. And delicious. I ate, drank, cycled, swam (in the hotel pool) and ate some more. Cafe Medina, with a Mediterranean feel, was my favorite … Continue reading

Serene Beauty of the Aga Khan Museum

One of the most beautiful museums in Toronto is the Aga Khan Museum, which opened in 2014. It’s a place I had longed to go and finally I did a few weeks ago. I was not sure exactly who the … Continue reading

PEI: Lobsters, Lighthouses and Anne!

I was thrilled to be in PEI this summer, dipping my toes in all the adventures the bright red mud had to offer. One of the hotels I stayed at, Rodd Charlottetown. Full of charm and history. It was early … Continue reading

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