Music Tour of Buenos Aires


Discover the magic of the music and dance that is synonymous with Buenos Aires. This small group tour goes beyond the mainstream tourist venues to discover the captivating world of contemporary Argentine tango. Attend concerts in atmospheric cafés and street festivals Dance at a bohemian milonga Savour Argentina’s world-famous steak at a local parrilla Get behind the scenes and meet ... Read More »

New York, New York!

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Story by Bennett Little To celebrate our 40th Wedding Anniversary, we (my wife, Susan, and our 2 children, Lisa & Jeremy) decided to return to Manhattan, the scene of several past enjoyable visits. This time, though, I am writing about it. I have often described travel, especially with family, as being equivalent to planning a war – nothing goes as ... Read More »

Member Hotel Recommendation – Peterborough (UK)


by Denise Bridge Premier Inn Peterborough (Hampton) 4 Ashbourne Road, Peterborough, UK PE7 8BT I recently stayed at this hotel while in Peterborough. It proved challenging to find, even with SAT nav but we finally made it. The area is right off the motorway (A1) and is full of strip malls, restaurants and a new housing development (Hampton Hargate) of ... Read More »

Curious about Collette?


While the thrill of independent travel can be a wonderful thing, sometimes you don’t want to spend your time fiddling with maps. Sometimes, it’s appealing to go with a small group of like-minded people instead. But how do you decide between the big tour companies? Well, we’ve been wondering too! One name that keeps coming up is Collette. So, when ... Read More »

Armchair travel like never before

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Story by Helen Hewetson For many years, I’ve had a recurring dream where I suddenly know how to fly. I guess it’s really more like swimming through the air, but I can get some serious height as I lurch around, far above the ground, watching the tiny people wave as I float past. Unfortunately, I’ve never been able to accurately ... Read More »

Baby Boomers vs. Millennials

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We all know by now that Baby Boomers are the ones driving companies to change their products and their offerings en masse – after all, Baby Boomers are the ones with the disposable income and free time, right? Well, yes, but that’s not everything apparently! A recent article on explained that the newest force driving change in the travel ... Read More »

Impressions of Barcelona

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Story by Anne Burns Barcelona was, for me and my husband, the perfect destination for a week’s getaway. We booked on impulse, taking advantage of special fares, having always vaguely intended to visit the city. We had very little fore-knowledge of Barcelona, other than a TV documentary about the architecture of Antoni Gaudi and a love of Spanish wine. We ... Read More »

Luxury in Miami – The Eden Roc Hotel

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Story and Photos by Helen Hewetson We recently had the pleasure of heading to one of Miami’s most fascinating historic hotels: The Eden Roc Miami Beach. Located at the north end of the South Beach strip, It was still a bustling part of town, but a welcome relief from the hectic pace of the other hotels further south. Right on ... Read More »

NEW! Portugal Yoga Retreat with Grace Dubery

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Breathe in the richness and charm of the European countryside as Grace takes you back to her roots in Portugal. Ground and recharge yourself with daily yoga classes in the beauty and warmth of the outdoors. Take in an authentic cultural experience filled with local cuisine, traditional music and wine tastings on a memorable week-long retreat with friends. Read More »

Panama pour vous?

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If you’re thinking of heading to Panama, there’s now an easier way to get there from Quebec: direct flights to Panama City from Montreal with Copa Airlines. They’ve just launched four flights weekly, departing Montreal at 9:33am on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays, returning from Tocumen airport in Panama City at 2:22pm on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays. The flight ... Read More »