Nova Scotia Beach Experiences 2 – Visiting Nova Scotia’s North Shore

Red mud is more than limited to PEI.   Nova Scotia’s Amherst Shore shares this rougy wonder.   This area is on Nova Scotia’s Sunrise Trail and the waters of the Northumberland Strait. The red sand looks great in photos, but up close it’s more brown. This year we cottaged on Heather Beach and visited the surrounding…

Canadian Abroad – Travel Tips for Touring Quito, Ecuador

  Quito is the capital of Ecuador and the highest elevated capital city in the world.  The city is also one of the first World Cultural Heritage Sites declared by UNESCO in 1978. I have been to many UNESCO sites, so it was special to visit Quito.  I am an approved Explorer Quotient Trainer for…

Canadian Abroad – Last Night in Dublin Vacationing in Ireland

The bonus of booking with Rail Tours Ireland, I found tucked in my information package a Hop On – Hop Off bus tour ticket for Dublin.  I had planned on taking this tour, so I was delighted to see the savings in money, and time to find a ticket agent.   When a tour company can…