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Melbourne Moonlight Kayak Tour

Melbourne kayak tour

Have you ever visited a city, sat by the banks of the river and watched in envy as rowers glide past, cocooned in their serenity, far from the hustle and bustle of pedestrian life? I’ve often thought it must offer such a wonderful new perspective on a place. There’s time to take things in; to […]

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December 26, 2012 by | 1 Comment

Top 8 Free & Cheap Summer Activities in New York City

dumbo nyc

Summer is one of the best times to visit New York City. Many of the locals leave their urban confines for their summer homes, kids go away to camp, and everyone else seems to leave on the weekends. You almost have the city to yourself. Thus, the city provides a variety of cheap and free […]

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June 19, 2012 by | 1 Comment

A Weekend Getaway to New York City’s Governors Island

Governors Island Lawn

Sitting off the tip of lower Manhattan, the 172-acre Governors Island is New York City‘s newest playground. And it’s pretty cool, too. On the 5-minute ferry ride you’re treated to awesome views of the Statue of Liberty, Manhattan Skyline, the Brooklyn Bridge, and Brooklyn itself. Once on the island, a car-free environment is yours to […]

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September 6, 2011 by | Comments Off on A Weekend Getaway to New York City’s Governors Island

Top 8 Outdoor Activities in Vancouver, British Columbia

Whistler Skiing

As much as Vancouver is known for its sophisticated restaurants and vibrant cultural scene, the city is also an exciting outdoor playground. Within the city limits are miles of sandy beaches for sunning, leafy parks for strolling and biking, and inlets, bays, and wide open waters for paddling and sailing. Plus its moderate climate, highlighted […]

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August 1, 2011 by | 1 Comment