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A Walk Around Old Havana: Plaza de San Francisco

On the way to Plaza de San Francisco, you’ll notice such diverse architecture styles but it all seems to work together adding to the charm of Old Havana. One of the neat hotels we saw along the way was Hotel … Continue reading

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A Quick Walk through Balboa Park, San Diego

With only an afternoon to spend in San Diego, we had to choose what we wanted to see and I really wanted to visit Balboa Park. When I hear “park”, I think gardens. Balboa Park is much more than just … Continue reading

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Amalfi

We woke up to a dusting of snow this morning, but spring is almost upon us here in Toronto. It has been a tough winter with the constant greyness. Give me cold weather but as long as the sun is shining. I love winter … Continue reading

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The Unique Piazza del Campo of Siena

Medieval architecture has always enthralled me and Siena’s Piazza del Campo is an amazing example of a medieval square. It is unusual in shape. I’ve heard it described as shell-shaped, although I personally think that it resembles more of a … Continue reading

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The Duomo in Siena

If I have to choose a “must see” in Siena, I would have to pick the Duomo or Cathedral. The admission is worth every penny. For me, this was one of the highlights of our trip. The treasures inside the … Continue reading

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Art Gallery of Ontario

On a previous post, I told you about my little corner of University and Queen where I work. All around me are some of Toronto’s tourist spots – to the east are City Hall, Eaton Centre and Dundas Square, and … Continue reading

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An Outdoor Art Gallery in Florence

One of the things I love about Florence is that you don’t have to go to the galleries and museums to see fine art especially if you’re pressed for time or money. You can find art everywhere from architecture to … Continue reading

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