Why I Want to Visit “The Land Down Under”

  I really want to experience Australia’s unique beauty.  However, first I will need to conquer my fear of all of the poisonous critters that call it home. I have compiled the list of reasons why I want to visit the land down under: The Wildlife – I love animals and I’m excited to seeContinue reading “Why I Want to Visit “The Land Down Under””

Why I want to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Ireland

   Today is St. Patrick’s Day. One of the items on my bucket list to is visit Ireland during  St. Patrick’s holiday celebration. In Ireland, the St. Patrick’s holiday is typically celebrated over a 4-5 day period. There are many exhibits to enjoy, including: a parade, a fair, a craft beer and food market and more.Continue reading “Why I want to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Ireland”

The Magic of Blarney Castle

    The Blarney Castle is a really great place to visit when you are in Ireland. Located at the top of the castle is the Blarney Stone. The story goes that if you kiss the stone you will receive the gift of the gab. This is a such a fun tradition and I think that it should definitelyContinue reading “The Magic of Blarney Castle”

Take me to Spain!

This year I’m going to be travelling a lot. At the end of May, I’m taking the Spanish Spree Contiki Tour. I find Spain’s culture  fascinating and so different from Canada.  I’m really drawn to the monuments, sculptures, art and architecture. The tour includes visits to the following cities: Madrid Bilbao Pamplona Barcelona Ibiza Granada Seville Cordoba While I’m excitedContinue reading “Take me to Spain!”

Visit Amsterdam? Yes, please!

In April, I’m going to Amsterdam. Visiting Amsterdam has been on my bucket list for a while. I’m really excited to experience its charm and see the seventeenth-century buildings, canals, bridges and monuments. I’ve seen photos of the bridges and canals lit with small lights. It looks breathtaking and  a little bit magical. Below is a list of the different sites IContinue reading “Visit Amsterdam? Yes, please!”

Travelling to Stockholm

In April I’m going to Stockholm, Sweden. I want to visit Stockholm because it’s so different from Toronto. It’s built on 14 islands and is connected by 57 bridges which totally amazes me. I’ve been researching “places to visit and sites to see in Stockholm”. I came across an interesting article that lists  10 Things to Do in Stockholm andContinue reading “Travelling to Stockholm”