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Ulysses Travel Guide Toronto
Ulysses Travel Guide Toronto Ulysses Travel Guide Toronto No longer is Toronto a city where they roll up the carpets at 12 a.m. and where you hear the expression, “Toronto the Good.” This reputation was prevalent during the time when practically all work and leisure were prohibited on Sundays. It was also at a time where you never found […]
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Travel With Others Without Wishing They’d Stayed Home
Travel With Others Without Wishing They’d Stayed Home Travel With Others Without Wishing They’d Stayed Home Have you ever traveled with someone and thought to yourself, if I had only known? You probably paid little attention to the different categories of personality traits that describe most travelers such as: enthusiast, adventurer, sportsman, relaxer, beach bum, comfort seeker, culturist, shopper and discoverer. Author Nadine […]
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The Bad Girl’s Guide to the Open Road
The Bad Girl’s Guide to the Open Road The Bad Girl’s Guide to the Open Road A Bad Girl’s Guide to the Open Road by Cameron Tuttle begins with the line, “Despite what you’ve seen in the movies, you don’t have to kill a man to go on a road trip. Just wanting to kill someone is enough.” Tuttle believes that the perfect […]
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Cheating Death
Cheating Death Cheating Death One of the most desirous destinations in the world for adventure and survival stories of all sizes and shapes is Alaska. Some of you readers may ask, why Alaska? As pointed out in the introduction to Larry Kaniut’s book entitled Cheating Death, “although other states encompass wilderness in which the citizens confront peril, […]
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Montreal The Unknown City
Montreal The Unknown City Montreal The Unknown City Over the past several years there have been a multitude of guidebooks concerning Montréal. However, there are very few that would not only interest the tourist but also the native Montréaler. Kristan Gravenor and John David Gravenor have published a book entitled Montreal The Unknown City that they have described as […]
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Florida Gulf Coast
Florida Gulf Coast Florida Gulf Coast The second edition of Travel Smart’s Florida Gulf Coast, authored by Carol J. Perry, gives us a broad perspective of the Florida Gulf Coast or as it is also known, the West Coast of Florida. This area of Florida stretches from the Panhandle or Pensacola all the way to Naples. It includes […]
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Adventure Guide To The Cayman Islands
Adventure Guide To The Cayman Islands Adventure Guide To The Cayman Islands Travel writer and photographer, Paris Permenter and John Bigley, with their guidebook, Adventure Guide To The Cayman Islands – 2nd Edition, have given travelers a new way to appreciate the magnificent Cayman Islands. The authors are well known travel writers who have published over twenty-seven books, and have updated […]
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You Can Write For Magazines
You Can Write For Magazines You Can Write For Magazines Have you ever considered writing for magazines but were not quite sure how to go about it? Perhaps, you have wondered how magazines work? How do go about selling your articles? What about ideas, where do you find them? These and many more topics are elaborated upon in Greg Daugherty’s […]
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There is No Toilet Paper on the Road Less Traveled
There’s No Toilet Paper on the Road Less Traveled Review by Norman Goldman Laughter certainly is the best medicine and there is nothing to replace a good laugh in times when there are threats of terrorism, the falling stock market and your mother-in-law coming to live with you. There’s No Toilet Paper on the Road […]
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Last Stand: America’s Virgin Islands
Last Stand: America’s Virgin Islands When you open up National Geographic’s coffee table photo album entitled Last Stand: America’s Virgin Islands you immediately are aware of very unusual photographic techniques. A quick glance to the back of the book succinctly explains: “The photographs appearing in this book represent two types of work. Roughly half were shot on color transparency film. […]
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