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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 Walk Around Old Havana: The Old Square

It’s hard to believe we’re now in the middle of July. Been busy travelling during the first half of this year and towards the quarter end of last year. Didn’t plan it that way but that’s how it worked out … Continue reading

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Capitolio Nacional Cuba

Last week, I finally made it to Havana – a dream come true! It didn’t disappoint. What a vibrant city! If you ever get a chance, it’s a must see. Over the next few posts, we will visit Old Havana or in … 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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Piazzetta di San Marco

This was our view of Venice from the water taxi. St. Mark’s Campanile is the tallest structure and the Doge’s Palace is the structure on the right. The little piazza in between them is Piazzetta di San Marco – it is a … Continue reading

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Gondola Ride

When in Venice, one must go for a gondola ride, right? That’s exactly what we did. Of course, it was the “tourist thing” to do but heck, I had to experience it. The gondolas are now mainly used by tourists. … Continue reading

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