Barbara Ballard Travel Articles

 
Why Don’t You Potter Around Britain? – Harry Potter’s Trail
Why Don’t You Potter Around Britain? – Harry Potter’s Trail Barbara Ballard potters around England, visiting some filming locations for the
movie based on JK Rowlings' Harry Potter book.
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Art and Elegance – Listel Vancouver Hotel
Art and Elegance – Listel Vancouver Hotel Art and hospitality intermingle seamlessly in the Listel, a chic gem of a hotel
on Vancouver's trendy Robson Street.
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The Midas Touch – Sheraton Suites Le Soleil Hotel and Oritalia
The Midas Touch – Sheraton Suites Le Soleil Hotel and Oritalia Le Soleil's sun theme permeates the decor and this Vancouver hotel was a place
Barbara Ballard could warm up to.
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The Abkhazi Gardens – Victoria, BC Canada
The Abkhazi Gardens – Victoria, BC Canada Victoria's Abkhazi Garden is a visual interpretation of a love story that waited
more than 20 years to blossom.
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Victoria Art Gallery News – Victoria, BC Canada
November and December are Victoria's chance to own work by local artists for $100
and less.
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West Coast Playground – Vancouver, BC Canada
West Coast Playground – Vancouver, BC Canada Barbara Ballard went for a weekend getaway to Vancouver and found that whatever
she wanted in the way of a holiday, it was waiting for her there.
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Victoria’s Christmas Festival – Victoria, BC Canada
Holiday festivities abound in Victoria as well as many other parts of British Columbia.
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London Museums are Free – London, England
London Museums are Free – London, England London isn't the cheapest city in the world, nor is Britain the least expensive
country. But Britain's national museums and art galleries - both new and old ...
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Victoria, BC – Accommodation
Victoria, BC – Accommodation There’s no doubt about it – Victoria is definitely a tourist town with more than 6,500 rooms to rent. From plush places to budget beds and everything in-between (a mix of 1960’s motels, chain spots and plain unvarnished hotels.) For more accommodation info and reservations, contact Victoria Tourism’s toll-free line, 1-800-663-3883. Plush Places Plush places […]
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Victoria, BC – January 2000
Winter in Victoria usually means rain and cloudy skies with an all-pervasive grayness to the weather. Hours of daylight are short, and the city does seem to lose its ambiance. However, there are advantages to off-season travel. Room rates can be almost half the high season ones – and there’s still lots to see and […]
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