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Suburban Tourist becomes plural – officially

You may have noticed a little hiatus when it came to blog posts recently. For those who are friends, family and following this blog on Twitter and Facebook, you know the reason why. Suburban Tourist Margaret (that’s me!) has married Outdoor Adventurer Frank. And so, we are officially now suburban tourists, living in Burlington, Ontario (for the time being) and ...

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video of Zagreb

Armchair Travel: Zagreb, Croatia

This video of Zagreb is gorgeous. I have heard only great things about Zagreb, Croatia, and they all make me put it on my travel bucket list. The city has a long history, and with its architecture, culture and passionate people, there are many reasons to visit. Vimeo is featuring this video of Zagreb by Marko Vrodljak that showcases the ...

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details in Amsterdam

Close Up Details in Amsterdam

While the canals of Amsterdam certainly drew my attention during my visit last fall, there were other scenes which caught my eye. Close-up details in Amsterdam can tell a story. This is an old city with much character. I could easily spend a few weeks giving myself a photograph challenges to enjoy. Given my short visit as a tourist, I ...

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Polish Easter Basket

Polish Easter Basket Blessing

If you happen to drive by a Polish church during Easter weekend, you may see much activity. The traditional blessing of the Polish Easter Basket happens on the Saturday before Easter Sunday, when foods are blessed with holy water. Ever since I received my driver’s license, I’ve been driving over to the local Polish church to get the family’s Easter ...

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