We have all heard of the Leaning Tower of Pisa – and no doubt have seen many of those so-called clever selfies positioned in such a way as it looks as if the subject is propping up the tower. OK, the first couple of hundred were funny but enough already! But what about the Leaning… Continue reading The leaning tower of … where??
Are you an adventurous eater? Do you try new foods all the time? When I watch intrepid travellers like the amazing Anthony Bourdain tucking into strange foods I am constantly amazed by their bravery. I have to admit I am a wuss when it comes to strange food. I could never really get through that… Continue reading It’s what you eat
With the advent of services like Ancestry DNA people are discovering who they really are and where they really come from. For those who study genealogy this is a huge boost to filling in the gaps of the family tree. Travel plays a big part in this story and I have lost count of the… Continue reading Follow your family line
Train travel is so special – sometimes. I can hear people groaning – the ones who travel the C Train every day downtown. Well I am not really talking about that kind of train travel. I am talking about this kind of train travel. Now that’s what you call a train. There is something… Continue reading All aboard the Choo Choo train