Monthly Archives: November 2014

Carnival in Quebec City

  Quebec’s Winter Carnival is a tradition that dates back to the early settlers bringing people together in the deep of winter. From those modest beginnings the celebration has grown to an event that draws people from across Canada and … Continue reading

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Montreal

Image Source: http://rentason.ca/toronto-to-montreal-movers/ Montreal – so cosmopolitan, cultured and historic that there is an European flavour to the city but so friendly that you know it is unmistakably Canadian. With our dollar hitting record lows against the US$ it is … Continue reading

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B is for Bean Town (Boston)

Image source: http://www.google.ca/imgres?imgurl=http://media-cdn.tripadvisor.com Want the hustle and bustle of a major city and high culture steeped in history? Then Boston is the place to go. A drivable destination for many Canadians but also a quick plane ride from either Buffalo, or … Continue reading

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Blowing Around the Windy City…Chicago‏

Image Source: http://www.bing.com/images/search?q=chicago Chicago: A.K.A. ‘The Windy City’, aptly named for the constant breezes coming off Lake Michigan, especially the winter variety, is a place rich in history, the subject of song ( opera house ) and theatre, as well … Continue reading

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Give the Kids 4 Days for a Christmas Present

  This trip is priceless for those with young children, but it can be a little pricey. Still it is a memory of family time your kids will have forever and much better value than most toys. Here’s how to … Continue reading

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In a New York Minute

  Image source: http://vampirediaries.wikia.com/wiki/New_York_City New York, NY – a 24/7 exciting world class city and a great place to visit this time of year.  With  American Thanksgiving just around the corner you can be certain the Big Apple is preparing … Continue reading

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