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There's a saying in Portuguese that goes: "Tao Fadista quem canta como qum sabe escutar", meaning "A Fado singer sings like someone who knows how to listen". Having learned about Fado while researching our trip to Portugal, I was intrigued with this most local of all...read more
The New Year is always a reason to look ahead and toast the future, but for Canadians, 2017 promises to be a year to remember, partly because this is the year we celebrate our 150th Birthday! There are activities and activities going on all across the country, with...read more
Magical, lush, exotic. If you're trying to guess the rainforest or off-the-beaten track destination where this photo was taken, I'll put a wager on your getting it wrong – because believe it or not, this is Kissimmee, Florida. Yep, the very same place known for its...read more