Important Cuba Changes You Need To Know About.

Important Cuba Changes You Need To Know About.

As much as Cuban travel has become a Canadian winter past-time, in many ways the country is still an enigma. Every winter there are questions about health insurance, currency conversion, power supply, the advisability of bringing gifts, departure taxes, and offering...
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...
Four Long Stay Destinations Worth Considering.

Four Long Stay Destinations Worth Considering.

It is the time of year when many retirees especially, but other winter escape artists as well are getting ready to leave for the kind of long stay holidays we all yearn for. Long stay holidays don’t have a specific time framework but at this time of year they tend to...
Let Me Not Forget Los Cabos!

Let Me Not Forget Los Cabos!

One of the most enjoyable trips we took this winter was our first journey to Los Cabos. We stayed at the RIU Palace just utside of Cabo San Lucas. It really is an exceptionally will run resort with excellent food and service in all the venues. We were able to go back...
Is it Still Safe to Visit Mexico?

Is it Still Safe to Visit Mexico?

There is no single question posed to me on an ongoing basis more than this one: “Is it still safe to travel to Mexico? It seems like every month we hear about another Canadian who was assaulted in some way while living in or visiting Mexico. Coverage of each of...
Panama City…Absolutely Worth the Visit!

Panama City…Absolutely Worth the Visit!

We spent today in Casco Viejo…Old Panama. Today we hired a taxi to take us to Casco Viejo, or old Panama as it is called, even though it is not the oldest part of Panama. However it is the area with he UNESCO designation and it truly was an exceptionally...
Broadcasting Live From Panama Today

Broadcasting Live From Panama Today

  Listen live at noon CST today for on location Panama Broadcast. Over the past few days I have had a chance to experience just a little bit of this country. Luckily on a past journey we did sail through the famous canal on a cruise ship on a Caribbean South...
Panama…Hot Days, Hot But Pleasant Nights!

Panama…Hot Days, Hot But Pleasant Nights!

  The golf course is a quick shuttle ride from the main resort. What is the weather like in Panama? I have received this question over the past few days since I arrived in this country. It is not hot according to the temperature, averaging about 27 degrees C...
Royal Decameron…On the Best Beach in Panama

Royal Decameron…On the Best Beach in Panama

Ahh! The setting sun is not hard to take, he must be thinking. There are some exceptional beaches in the world. This certainly is one of them. The Royal Decameron in Panama takes up a huge stretch of what is regarded as one of the finest beach fronts in the country....