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If words were capable of being transformed into a physical form, Switzerland would be something straight out of a fairytale. Although the country isn’t large, the diverse and vertical terrain make it one of the most beautiful places in the world to visit. Whether you want to see the legendary peak of the Matterhorn in […]

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Most of us have dreamed about packing it all in, getting on a plane, and never looking back. But of course there’s that little voice in the back of your head – that annoying, responsible voice – that thinks “Can I actually afford this,” “Will I be able to find a job when I get […]

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Most of us dream of traveling to faraway exotic places to see untouched landscapes and take in some awe-inspiring views.  But what about what’s right in our own backyard? Domestic travel might not sound as sexy but that doesn’t mean there aren’t any unforgettable experiences right here at home. One of those places is Zion […]

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*This article originally appeared on Huffington Post ‘The Blogs’. Oh, Canada: the land of ice and snow, where hockey players are the top national export, the people really are as nice as they say, and you’ll find some of the most incredible landscapes in the entire world. From east coast to west coast, these awe-inspiring […]

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What we know as the land of ice and fire, or more commonly as the area north of the wall in Game of Thrones, Iceland is hands-down one of the best places to travel to. And with airlines like IcelandAir and WowAir offering extended stopovers in the country, more and more travelers are taking advantage […]

            Top 10, Travel
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Let’s be honest, city life is pretty great. But every once in a while, every traveler will get the travel itch and need a good adventure. There are plenty of places just outside of Toronto, so we’ve put together a list of the top ten adventures outside of the city:

            Top 10, Travel

Beaches Negril has the most beautiful stretch of beach I have ever seen (7 miles long!) and the friendliest staff I have ever met. The hospitality and genuine enthusiasm from not only the entertainment staff, but also the chefs, bartenders and front desk attendants, was truly outstanding. The resort is an intimate size – about […]

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                      Ah, I love having the day to myself in a foreign city. I think wandering around, without a specific place to go, is one of my favourite things to do. When the journey is the destination. After leaving my hotel, I strolled down Denny […]

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From the minute the automatic door opened and we stepped foot in the luxurious marble lobby, I knew this was going to be a grand experience. We looked up and admired the stained glass ceilings as we sipped on our welcome cocktails. I felt so privileged to be there. After being escorted to our room […]

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(diary excerpt, winter 2011-2012) I just got this amazing job to do a 5 month winter contract aboard a Holland America cruise ship: I will be hosting an internally-broadcast TV cooking show!!! I’ve had a crazy week so far. It’s been busy, but fun. I’ve been attending all the cooking shows, food/wine demonstration party plans, […]

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