Yearly Archives: 2017


A Visit to the HMCS Haida for Canada’s 150

Canada Day, July 1, 2017, we celebrated Canada's 150 at the National Historic Site, the HMCS Haida. Located in Hamilton, Ontario, it's an easy day trip from Toronto or Niagara regions. In honour of Canada's 150, National Parks and Historic Sites could be visited free of charge with the Discovery Pass. With that in mind [...]

By |2020-10-26T15:52:46-04:00July 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Airport Tips for Individuals with Special Needs

Plan I cannot emphasize enough how important it is to plan your trip down to every detail. In order to execute a hassle free trip you need to Plan, Plan, Plan.  Do not leave anything to chance. Read anything you can about travelling with a special need: accessibility guide books, disabled travel articles or publications. [...]

By |2020-10-26T15:50:51-04:00May 4th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Bibbity Bobbity Boutique in Downtown Disney – Walt Disney World

Disney World is a great place to visit at any age.  However seeing Disney World with a child is just magical.  I had the opportunity to take my 5 year old niece to Disney World in August 2015.  What a wonderful experience.  We went to the Bibbity Bobbity Boutique for a full Princess Makeover.  We [...]

By |2020-10-26T15:50:52-04:00February 20th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

San Diego Harbor Tour with Flagship Cruises

Flagship Cruises offers several harbor cruises out of San Diego harbor into San Diego Bay.  I had the pleasure of taking this tour in December 2016.  We were fortunate enough to find a groupon for the tour, but at full-price it is still quite worth it.  There were two experiences offered: a one-hour and a two-hour [...]

By |2020-10-26T15:50:53-04:00February 13th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

OUE Skyspace Los Angeles

OUE Skyspace is a sky observation experience located on the 69th and 70th floors of the US Bank Tower in Los Angeles, California. The experience begins at the entrance to the experience on the ground floor where you purchase your tickets.  There are a number of choices ranging from $25 and up (as of December 2016). [...]

By |2020-10-26T15:50:54-04:00February 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

San Diego SeaWorld – a great place to spend a day.

SeaWorld San Diego in California is a great place to spend a day.  You can definitely see the whole park in just a day if you time out all the shows just right as some are only shown one time per day.  I am a veteran of Orlando SeaWorld but this park is just a much smaller [...]

By |2020-10-26T15:50:57-04:00January 23rd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

I had the pleasure of visiting the Zimbabwe side of Victoria Falls in August 2016.  The falls can be seen from both the Zimbabwe and Zambia sides.  Since this is in the Southern Hemisphere - this is winter for Zimbabwe and even though the falls are not flowing at full capacity, the view is breathtaking.Victoria [...]

By |2020-10-26T15:51:01-04:00January 15th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Las Vegas Monorail – Convenient way to get up and down the Vegas Strip

 The Las Vegas Monorail runs adjacent to the Las Vegas Strip from the SLS Station to the MGM Grand Station, but does not enter the city of Las Vegas.   The monorail runs on a 3.9mile (6.3km) track.  The monorail is owned and operated by the Las Vegas Monorail Company. One question I was asked, is [...]

By |2020-10-26T15:51:03-04:00January 15th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Enjoy the Sights of the Las Vegas Strip from the High Roller

The High Roller is Las Vegas' observation wheel (ferris wheel).  It is conveniently located in the centre of the Strip as part of the Linq.  There is a monorail station right beside the High Roller.  The high roller stands at a height of 550 feet (167.6m) and is 520 feet (160m) in diameter.  The wheel [...]

By |2020-10-26T15:51:03-04:00January 15th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

V&A Waterfront – Cape Town, S.A.

About The V&A Waterfront is located in the heart of Cape Town.  It boasts shops, attractions, water activities, restaurants and so much more.  This is a great way to spend an afternoon. Cape Wheel The Cape Wheel in the V&A Waterfront – August 2016. The Cape Wheel is a slow moving observation wheel [...]

By |2018-01-30T17:31:27-04:00January 12th, 2017|South Africa|0 Comments
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