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Lighthouse Day: Yes, This Exists

I happened to be perusing a site that lists all the fun international and national observances on various days. One that caught my eye was Lighthouse Day, celebrated on Sunday, August 7th this year. Lighthouses? Really? They’ve lost a bit of their allure and cool factor over the decades as they’ve become automated. Gone is the life of the lighthouse ...

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canadians planning trips

Canadians planning fall and winter trips despite economic uncertainty

The travel bug must have bit many Canadians hard. It seems that we aren’t slowing down when it comes to making travel plans, even during winter months. I suspect that I will see an increase in colleagues and friends posting news and photos of trips to exotic, warmer climates this winter.  Feeling a bit of envy already… but not too ...

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Stylish fall travel gear

Stylish fall travel fashion and gear

  Patagonia crinkle dress, $89ALDO fringed shawl, $15Retro Pen Set: chapters.indigo.ca, $9.95Klipsch IMAGE  Enhanced Base Noise Isolating Earphones (Amazon.ca)., $98Diamond Floral Trinket Notebook – Black: chapters.indigo.ca|…, $17Dr Martens | Womens 1914 grey 14 eye leather boot (Soft Moc), $190Petite Pocket Posh Word Roundup 1 & 2: by The Puzzle Society: (Amazon.ca)…, $7.56Missoni MM501 Sunglasses at Sunglass Hut, $193 Ecco Lite shoes ...

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Travel and Social Media

Travel and social media

Five years from now, planning a trip might be a completely different experience than it is now. Travel and social media, as well as mobile apps will be must-haves for preparing for any trip. Travel and social media go hand-in-hand. If you look at how many travel blogs are out there, and how many of these bloggers and travel tourism ...

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Americans don't take vacation time

Americans don’t take vacation time – some Canadians don’t as well

There are many burned-out people in North America in need of a vacation. A study has shown that Americans don’t take vacation time – neither do some Canadians. An article by Patricia Reaney of Reuters Life! shares surprising stats on Americans’ vacation habits – almost half don’t take any vacation time, and of one-third who do, they still don’t get ...

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