Monthly Archives: November 2012

Remembrance Day

If ye break faith with us who die, we shall not sleep,  though poppies grow in Flanders Fields The haunting words of Canadian Lt.-Col. John McCrae were never more powerful than today. He penned them to conclude his epic poem, In Flanders … Continue reading

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Three Top Freebies in Great Cities

As winter blahs have you hunkering down with travel brochures …. put these Lonely Planet (and my) recommendations into the mix: 1. Tea, Grand Bazaar, Istanbul, Turkey Pyramids of spices waft their pungent scents and cabinets of gold glitter and … Continue reading

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