North America Nutz and Bolts Travel Articles

 
New York on the Cheap – Hotels That Won’t Make You Feel Poor – NYC, New York
Keith Christiansen gives his picks for the top places to stay in the Big Apple.
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The Colorful Life: Zante’s Indian Pizza – San Francisco, California
Cindy Meyers ventures to the restaurant the San Francisco Guardian called "Best place to order food from if one of your friends wants Indian food and another wants pizza."
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Acapulco News – Mexico
Acapulco News – Mexico Jojo Jones offers brief updates on what is going
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Puerto Vallarta – Summer 2004 – Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Puerto Vallarta – Summer 2004 – Puerto Vallarta, Mexico JR highlights a new restaurant in town and remarks
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Victoria, BC – Nightspots
Nightclubs Though all the clubs listed are considered safe spots to hang out, Victoria, like any city, is not a place to wander the streets late at night. The Yates/Johnson St. areas can be particularly dicey, so best to take a companion with you when you go clubbing. Legends is one of the longest lasting […]
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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 – Getting to Victoria
Victoria is reached by air or ferry, unless you can afford your own boat. You can opt to board the ferry as a foot passenger or drive on board. But be warned, during peak tourist season and holiday weekends, car lineups can stretch to several hours wait time. Whether you choose to go by air […]
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Montreal, Canada – October 1999
Montréal is bursting with colour in October. The trees in the parks and on the mountain (in the middle of the city) are ablaze with yellow, crimson, and yes, green, and the weather is turning cooler so people are starting to wear clothes again! The city’s extraordinary summer party and festival life is waning and […]
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Victoria, BC – Fine Dining
Victoria, BC – Fine Dining The Restaurants Conde Nast Traveler reported that “Both of Victoria’s best restaurants are at the Ocean Pointe Resort: the Boardwalk…and the Victorian.” My eating experiences with these restaurants certainly bore this out. Enjoying good food at any time is a treat. Throw in a world class view and it’s memorable – both the Boardwalk and […]
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Victoria, BC – February 2000
Romance in the Air Ah, true love – Valentine’s Day and all that. Victoria has the reputation of being a honeymoon destination, so it seemed an appropriate focus for this month. So, all you romantics, here are some possibilities. First, there’s that all important hotel room. You want it to be just right, to exude […]
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