Pleased to have won travel writing awards.

Pleased to have won travel writing awards.

The 2016 travel writing awards from the North American Travel Journalist’s Association were recently announced. I was please to find out I was the recipient of 3 awards. Winning a Silver Award for my post visit story on France was especially gratifying. But I am always happy when I can squeeze into the finalist category as I did for two of my columns.

More Dining and Wining in Doral/Miami!

More Dining and Wining in Doral/Miami!

In the last podcast I talked about some of the things we did in Doral, most of it in near proximity to Provident Blue Hotel. We used it as a base and went to the shopping centres, South Beach and other areas we visited.

Stayed, Played, and Dined in Doral Florida.

Stayed, Played, and Dined in Doral Florida.

With golf, excellent restaurants, and a great accommodation at the Provident Blue in Doral, a suburb of Miami, we saw no reason to go anywhere else. We had easy access to South Beach and the major shopping centers of Miami, and walking distance to some of the best restaurants you will ever dine in. It really was a perfect stay. Listen to this 2 part broadcast of our Doral, South Florida experience.

let’s Travel Through France’s Alsace Region.

let’s Travel Through France’s Alsace Region.

In this podcast I interview the tourism director for this exciting region of France that is famous for its culinary honours, in addition to it being the perfect place to work off those exceptional meals on walking and hiking trails.

How Will Millennials Travel In 2017?

How Will Millennials Travel In 2017?

Millennials now have greater purchasing power than any other demographic. They will dictate travel patterns for many years ahead. What are they looking for? Listen to my guest Casper Urhammer, CEO of Contiki.

Montreal 375…while celebrating Canada 150 and Expo67 50th

Montreal 375…while celebrating Canada 150 and Expo67 50th

The year 2017 will be a 12 month series of celebrations as the great city of Montreal parties from beginning to end. It has been 50 years since the World Exposition of 1967 changed Montreal forever. It’s Canada’s 150 since Confederation, and 375 years since the founding of Montreal.