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Thursday, December 8, 2016

2016 Newsletters

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Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Antigua Winter Getaway

In March of this year, I went to Antigua for the first time and I absolutely loved it.

I first spent three nights at Verandah Resort and Spa. It was a wonderful resort with many activities that are all part…Read More >>

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Monday, November 21, 2016

Beautiful Belize

As a former British colony, the Central American country of Belize has a unique history.  Although having gained independence in 1981, English remains the official language, easing navigation for North American tourists.

The country is known for diving; the Belize…

Posted by Lois Farley at 1:03 am Link to this Post

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Dual Canadian Citizens Need a Valid Canadian Passport

If you are a dual Canadian citizen used to travelling to or transiting through Canada by air with a non-Canadian passport, you will no longer be able to do so as of November 10, 2016. You will need a…Read More >>

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Friday, October 14, 2016

Iceland Blue Lagoon Spa Day

Wheels up in Winnipeg at 2:45pm, down in Toronto long enough to have some dinner, then 4 hours and 50 minutes later we landed at Keflavik International Airport in Iceland. With black lava fields all around it felt a…Read More >>

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Thursday, October 13, 2016

San Bushmen of the Kalahari

What can one learn from walking in another’s shoes (or in this case, bare feet)? More than I could have ever imagined!!! When in the Deception Valley area of Botswana with my husband and our two teenage sons, we were…Read More >>

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Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Food Glorious Food Iceland Style!

What’s the food like in Iceland? We get asked that a lot.  I had the good fortune to sample a variety of local, Icelandic foods during my week here with my family.  It was fresh, a lot local and…Read More >>

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Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Remarkable Reykjavik

I had the good fortune to stay for a week in the remarkable, capital city of Reykjavik with my wife Margot and our son David.

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Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Scuba Diving and Snorkelling, Silfra, Thingvellir National Park, Iceland

I had a few extra days before and after a conference I was attending in Iceland so my wife, Margot and one of our sons, David, decided to come along for a vacation in this amazing country.


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Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Africa on Safari

The more special your travel dream, the more we can help you get there! That has been the motto of the Great Canadian Travel Company since its beginnings in 1980 and was when I became associated with the company. I…Read More >>

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