Party Time on Trinidad & Tobago

The sister islands annual February Carnival is the biggest bash in the Caribbean. “Bank a lot of sleep and bring along a set of throw-away clothes.“ This was the advice I was given by my Trinidad host ...

Grape Expectations

Nova Scotia’s growing collection of first class wineries is poised to become Canada’s newest wine router When I think of Canada’s best known wine producing areas that have become major tourist destinatio...

Adirondack Retreat

Mirror Lake Inn is a magnet that pulls you back to Lake Placid year after year. A few black and white pictures in my family’s photograph album show a young girl at Santa’s Village on Whiteface Mountain in ...

One Enchanted Island

Atlantic Canada is blessed with the unsurpassed beauty and unique character of Cape Breton Island. When world-renowned telephone inventor, Alexander Graham Bell, elected to build a summer estate on Cape Bre...

Historic Merrickville

This charming Ontario town overlooking the Rideau River has an interesting mix of ghosts, artisans, quaint shops and English-style pubs. Like a lot of people, I’m fascinated by the prospect of ghosts which...

Double Exposure

Colonial Williamsburg integrates early American history with present day golf. Interfacing one of the largest outdoor museums in the world with some of the finest golf in the state of Virginia may seem lik...

Adirondack Getaway

Nestled in New York state’s Adirondack Mountains, the historic Sagamore hotel blends Old World charm with contemporary sophistication. Considering its rugged beauty and immense natural assets, one way or an...