Hiking in Banff. AKA how many times can I say… “Wow! This is beautiful!”

Lucky me! I was able to visit Alberta and even more lucky I got to visit the incredible Banff National Park. I have travelled to Calgary, YYC, on business many times but this was the first time I was able to visit the Mountains and WOW, was I ever blown away. Here are a fewContinue reading “Hiking in Banff. AKA how many times can I say… “Wow! This is beautiful!””

Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Disney’s Hollywood Studios I have always loved this park. I have heard people say, ” It is a half day park” Not true! We spent a full day there on July 11th and still only scratched the surface. Here is a quick run down of my thoughts of a great day at Hollywood Studios. FastContinue reading “Disney’s Hollywood Studios”

Disney Theme Park Review- Magic Kingdom

Lets just say that going to a theme park is not on the top of my travel to do list. That said I had a blast at both the Magic Kingdom and Hollywood Studios. Having my kids with me defiantly made it extra special. This review will give you an overview of each park andContinue reading “Disney Theme Park Review- Magic Kingdom”

Walt Disney World Swan Resort

This review is based on my experiences at the hotel, for facts and figures I always suggest visiting the hotels website: http://www.swandolphin.com/ The Grounds and Location Located right between Epcot and Disney’s Hollywood studios, the location is excellent. It is a two-minute walk over a little bridge to Disney’s Boardwalk and you can see the nightlyContinue reading “Walt Disney World Swan Resort”

Walt Disney World 2014

Hi Everyone, I have been travelling like crazy this month and have finally recovered from my most recent trip to Orlando and am ready to Blog! I will be reviewing; Two Walt Disney World Theme Parks, The Walt Disney World Swan Resort,  Southwest Airlines and Transportation in Orlando I should have all the reviews postedContinue reading “Walt Disney World 2014”

Past Grads, Jack Johnson and Commitment

In the past two weeks I have heard from some of my Grads, whose success stories have put wind in my sails.  I had the privilege of hearing Malcolm Gladwell speak at the “Art of Marketing” conference in Toronto,  and finally got to see Jack Johnson, play some of my favorite music at his concertContinue reading “Past Grads, Jack Johnson and Commitment”

Review of Melia Las Dunas- Cayo Santa Maria, Cuba

So before I begin I should post a disclaimer.  Last year I did some SERIOUS high end travel, staying at the Grand Hyatt in Kauai and the Westin Moana Surfrider in Oahu. We rented a luxury Condo in Maui for a week, spent a week in fabulous Martha’s Vineyard and had a visit to theContinue reading “Review of Melia Las Dunas- Cayo Santa Maria, Cuba”

Flights to Cayo Santa Maria Cuba YYZ WG SNU

Hi Everyone! I recently returned from seven days in Cayo Santa Maria Cuba and have been asked for my opinion on the flights (Sunwing) and hotel (Melia Las Dunas) so here it is. The flights with Sunwing Airlines. YYZ WG SNU Our flight departed at 6:00AM therefore you could check in online at 2:00AM.  IContinue reading “Flights to Cayo Santa Maria Cuba YYZ WG SNU”

How do Tourism products stay vibrant in the off season?

This week I visited the Toronto Zoo.  I have never seen a live Panda and after hearing endless promotions about the acquisition of two Giant Panda’s by the Zoo, I decided today was the day,  and off I went.  After paying for myself and my two kids, including parking I am looking at $72.00. IContinue reading “How do Tourism products stay vibrant in the off season?”