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The Roman Mosaics of Poreč, Croatia

It is a 10-kilometer drive into the heart of Poreč– like beach towns everywhere, this one is spread up and down the coast, narrow and long. Everyone else is trying to get there early too, to beat the heat, and traffic is heavy on the drive in. But...

The Netherlands

A City Break in Amsterdam: Things to See, Do, and Eat

When people think Europe, they first think of Vienna, Paris, or London, but as the capital of the Netherlands, Amsterdam has gained more traction recently as a greater number of lucky travelers (myself included) have finally uncovered its unparalleled charms!...


Four Books to View the World in a New Way

July, and summer in particular, is the perfect time to dream about travel – remembering the summer places you have been and the destinations you wish to visit. Or imagine the journey you wish to begin as August and eventually September, draw...


Panicky Moments Diving the Great Barrier Reef

Success! We are certified divers. Well, that treading water for 10 minutes and swimming 200 metres on Tuesday, February 3rd was only the beginning of one of the most exciting and eventful parts of our journey so far. As of Friday, February 6th, 2004, John and...


Two Books to Read on a Beach

Canada’s summers are far, far too short so when the weather gets hot, the only place I want to be is on a beach, eating potato salad, slurping watermelon and of course, reading. Here are two books that will inspire you to pack a picnic, grab a...