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Cuba Cruise Debut!

Cuba Cruise Debut!

When Canadians think about Cuba they often think of the cheap all-inclusive resorts with great beaches but not much else. Certainly not the food and often seldom the culture. But Cuba has a whole other side to it; fascinating history, gorgeous topography and kind people. Sometimes I like to think of Cuba through the eyes […]

Favourite Regional Foods – Top Ten

Favourite Regional Foods – Top Ten

I love food and in the past few years I’ve realized I’m an emotional eater, I definitely eat to soothe myself. Thankfully my metabolism has let me get away with it, or wait, perhaps unthankfully because slim doesn’t necessarily mean healthy. Below are some of my favourite regional foods. They may not be good for […]

Thank you to Michael Martchenko (Illustrator to Robert Munsch) – Travelling Munschkin Masthead Illustration

Thank you to Michael Martchenko (Illustrator to Robert Munsch) – Travelling Munschkin Masthead Illustration

I can’t begin to convey my excitement and thanks to my father’s illustrator, Michael Martchenko. Many of you are likely quite familiar with his work as he has illustrated more than 80% of my father’s (Robert Munsch) sixty (60) books; they make quite the pair. When I began planning this blog I dreamed that I […]

The Perfect Spring in Toronto

The Perfect Spring in Toronto

An explosion of energy, joy and increased outdoor activity comes with the end of a cold Canadian winter and the city of Toronto is no exception. Even better, the unfortunate existence of global warming brings this joie de vivre to us earlier each year; weather in April often is in the mid-teens (Celsius) and sometimes […]

Pulau Weh Booking Information – Dirty Details

Read here for our account of Pulau Weh diving Read here for our experience in Pulau Weh NOTE: The PDF guide to Pulau Weh (at the end of this document) is the most recent one we could find on the island, from 2008. Times and prices will have likely changed.   Indonesian Travel Visa – […]

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