Category: responsible tourism

ROAD-TRIPPING COASTAL CANADA….THE EASTERN SHORES …Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island

“REMEMBER THAT HAPPINESS IS A WAY OF TRAVEL–NOT A DESTINATION” ROY M. GOODMAN Summer is the season of travel, to let your wanderlust take over. Sharing our family summer road trip of 2017 to the Maritimes with its stunning scenic beauty and nature reserves. Canada of geography books was a cold faraway land of Caribous,…

Summer of 2019: Waterton, Canada

2020 has set its own travel and tourism agenda. While we wait for flights, domestic and international, to resume we can staple the places we want to visit and revisit. For me it is Waterton and I was looking to fill in the blanks of my 2019 amble in the Park.  WATERTON, ALBERTA: Place names entice visitors…

Toronto Summer…..Bluffing Away (3)

Happy Summers……. The Toronto weather bemuses us with bright sleazy sunshine one day to cold winds, sneaky ominous clouds and rain drops the next day. For someone from India it is double whammy but we buckle up our belts and do what the locals do… learn the art of dodging weather and stop cribbing.  So…

GOA – is more than beach

A Portuguese mansion The Portuguese in their discovery phase, looking for spices and trade, sailed into Goa in western India in 1510 and stayed put for more than 450 years till they relinquished the territory to India in 1961.  The  occupancy left its mark in 17th-century churches and palatial Portuguese homes straddling the rural and urban…