Baja California: Searching for Baja’s biggest beast

By Carol Patterson The biggest animal to ever live is the blue whale. Almost as long as a Boeing 737,

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Barbados: A luxury island for every budget

By Diana Ballon My preconception of Barbados was as a luxury island, beautiful but unaffordable. Happily, a short visit altered

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Almost meeting Paul McCartney

By Tess Bridgwater I’m standing on Penny Lane, yes the Penny Lane of Beatles fame, and I just missed Paul

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Ciclismo Italia!

By Michael Benedict A smiling Bruno Baldini greets us at the Florence train station shortly after 9 a.m. as we

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Colorado Dreaming

By Liz Campbell What’s on your bucket list? Among the less attainable adventures (like seeing a ghost), mine included white

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Protection for risky bucket list travellers

Whether it’s driving a Ferrari in Italy, hiking the Inca Trail or helping build clean water wells in Africa, boomers are increasingly

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Doing Dubai, a quick trip

By AJ Williams The Highest, the Newest, the Largest, the Most Expensive, the Fastest….. all descriptions we heard on a

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Polar Bear Territory

Story and photos by Carol Patterson As a mechanic tightened an antifreeze clamp with his armed guard watching for polar

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Fogo Island

By Diana Ballon Over several cold, wet and windy October days on a small island off the northeast coast of

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Cruising the Danube

By Diana Ballon “The goal is to die with memories, not dreams,” said our animated British cruise director Darren Collins,

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