Going to Istanbul? Try cookingalaturka!

Going to Istanbul? Try cookingalaturka!

It was a free day in Istanbul at the end of our great Turkish holiday. We had done the main sites and the boat tour of the Bosporus. What to do? Looking at some of the tourist promotions I found the ad for Eveline Zoutendjik’s alaturka cooking class. Eveline was born...
Top 10 travel tips this winter.

Top 10 travel tips this winter.

Every day hundreds of Canadians are lining up for charter flights to the sun destinations we have come to love in Mexico and the Caribbean. We dream about these vacations all year and yearn for them the first day temperatures re-introduce us to a Canadian winter. And...
Car Rental Tips For Your Next Trip.

Car Rental Tips For Your Next Trip.

I often rent automobiles when I travel, and totally identify with some of the frustrations readers have expressed to me over the past months. In this column I have written a few tips which I hope will save you a few dollars the next time you are dealing with an...
The Very Unique Taiwan.

The Very Unique Taiwan.

Looking lost while trying to find the night market in Taipei a woman stops to ask if she can be of assistance. Feeling confused as I try to figure out how to properly pay for a trip on the rapid transit, called the Metro, a man helps me count out the coins which will...