Lifestyle

New thrills in Orlando

During my trip to Florida I visited Orlando – and since I am going to write about them – several of the theme parks there. At first it felt odd. I’m a grown…

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Swine Flu Blues – Mexico Travel

(Mexico photo courtesy of lightmagic) One of the unfortunate side-effects of today's highly viral and media-drenched world is that we change our travel plans, according…

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Learn Local Customs, Before You Go

(photo of the Grand Palace, Bangkok, Thailand) One of the reasons that I travel is to experience new cultures and customs. I enjoy having my way of thinking changed or challenged,…

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A Zero Star Hotel?

(photo courtesy of Zero Star Hotel) Many of us have stayed in 3, 4 or 5 star hotels, but how many of us can say we've stayed in a Zero Star Hotel?   Perhaps…

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London By Tube

(photo of Big Ben and Underground courtesy of knivesout) One of my favourite city destinations in the world is without a doubt London. I've been there a handful…

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