Poem: Glorious Promise

23 Jan

Mountain Peak

As I descend I may not be visible Believe it I am still there. Before I go I want you to know You are king With a shining crown. Your surface may be getting cold You life getting dark So take these rays Warm your heart. As I descend I promise you friend I’ll be […]

BBC Travel Pioneer

21 Nov

BBC Travel Pioneer

BBC Travel is on the hunt for Travel Pioneers! This is a wonderful opportunity for people who are mad about travel and in living their dream are touching the lives of people around the world. BBC defines them as “people who are changing the way we think about the world“. BBC Travel is inviting people […]

The Rosia Montana Issue

12 Sep

Carpathian Mountains

As I look out the window of the train I see the stunning views of the Carpathian mountains in Romania. What I see reminds me of Canada. The spectacular Transylvanian landscape takes me back to Gatineau Park and the rolling hills of Quebec and Ontario. When the train stops at small town stations I feel […]

Travel Tips for Backpackers

12 Aug

Backpacking Travel Tips

Now that the internet made it possible to view the different marvelous places on our planet, it can be easily said that among the items in everyone’s bucket list is to travel. Since not everyone can afford extravagant travel packages (which includes posh hotels), the trend is more inclined to backpacking. Aside from staying within […]

“Where is home?” Reflecting on a TED Talk by Pico Iyer

23 Jul

TED Talk by Pico Iyer

I just watched a TED Talk by Pico Iyer that really resonated with me. For everyone who writes or reads travel blogs and those that feel they just don’t fit anywhere – or rather, they fit-in many places – I feel that this video will resonate with you too. In the 14 minute talk, Mr. […]