Friday, 24 July 2015

Moussaka Pizza

Moussaka pizza
Santorini, Greece

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My TO - July 24, 2015

Casa Loma
1 Austin Terrace
Toronto, ON
M5R 1X8

Casa Loma is Toronto's castle. It sits high on a hill overlooking the centre of the city and Lake Ontario. It was built in the early 19th century. As well as the home it has beautiful gardens.

Today it is the site of many functions.

During the summer Symphony in the Gardens is held every Tuesday from 7:30 p.m.

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Where in the World? #34 - July 24, 2015

Where in the world is this?

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Where in the world was last week's photo?

Stanley Park
Vancouver, BC

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Friday, 3 July 2015

Where in the World? Week 33 - July 3, 2015

Where in the world is this?

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Where in the world was last week's photo?

Le Marche Bonsecours
Montreal, Quebec

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Thoughts and Tips #48 - July 3, 2015

In this issue:

Opinion: the secret to finding yourself through travel? Stop trying - Lonely Planet

Image by Erin Paul Donovan / age fotostock / Getty Images
Have you ever searched for a word, a phrase, a name - it's lurking right on the tip of your tongue, but no matter how hard you try, it just won't come to you? In fact, the harder you try to coax it out, the further it seems to recede into shadow. And then hours, maybe even days later, it leaps into your head.

7 Killer Reasons to Slow Down when you Travel - Contented Traveller

The temptation to see every possible thing when you travel is prevalent. It is because you have traveled a long way to get to the destination and because your vacation time is limited. That is understandable, but...and, of course there is a but coming... what have you embraced and taken away as memories of the country?

Exploring the Mayan Ruins in Tulum, Mexico - The Travelling Historian

For the first time, I ventured to a place not called Europe and instead made my way to the Mayan Riviera in Mexico. This was my first tropical vacation and I thoroughly enjoyed exploring the Mayan ruins in Tulum with a group of great friends. In fact, my only requirement for this tropical vacation was a chance at exploring the Mayan ruins in Tulum or Chichen Itza. Tequila and tropical drinks flowed liberally and we survived the heat by lounging by the pool and beach, take a trip to Tulum, and of course, enjoying a Cerveza or five. It was a glorious vacation and one that I will make again in the future.

Luxury river cruise through Myanmar, and it's the only way to see the country - Business Insider

Since gaining its independence from the British Empire in 1948, Burma - now known as Myanmar - has been largely sealed off from the outside world, first by a repressive government, then by international economic sanctions.

Shereen Travels Cheap: 7 Ways to Save on Your Accommodations

There are plenty of things to consider when finding a place to stow your belongings and close your eyes at night. Price may be the biggest factor for you, but that doesn't mean the less you pay the worse your stay. There are plenty of budget and moderate hotels that offer wonderful service and surroundings if you know where and how to look. It's important to weigh all your options when deciding on where to sleep. Does it have a restaurant?...

Wednesday, 1 July 2015

Something to have with your coffee....

Seen in a cafe in Old Jerusalem...

The Toronto 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Game are coming!

Get ready for Toronto 2015 PanAmerican Parapan Games.
The largest sporting event in Canadian history.
Featuring athletes from the Americas.
In 10 days! (July 10, 2015)

Capture the spirit!
Will you be there?
Join us!
Don't miss it!

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