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No more: The natural bridge of Aruba

The natural bridge, the square 50 cent coin, the windblown Divi Divi trees pointing to the southwest… in Aruba, you always know directions.

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Big Things: The big lobster in Shediac

Shediac is the self-proclaimed lobster capital of the world, and appropriately, home to the world’s largest lobster, in best Australian style.

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Lighthouse in Summerside, Prince Edward Island, Canada

Family friendly Prince Edward Island

Nature is at her best in Prince Edward Island, with rolling green meadows, red sand beaches and surrounded by the sea; red sea, caused by the red earth. In fact, PEI looks just as sweet and beautiful as in the Anne of Green Gables films.

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Canada road trip: Nova Scotia with kids

Atlantic Canada is often overlooked. I recommend a road trip in Nova Scotia with kids, visiting Halifax, Pictou, Annapolis Royal, Lunenburg, and much more.

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Haïti – how to help

Earlier this week, an earth quake measuring 7 plus on the Richter’s scale hit Haïti. Instead of posting a travel photo on Friday, I’m doing a little bit to bring attention to how we can help.

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Spitsbergen in the Svalbard Archipelago

8 Places I’d rather be right now

8 places I’d rather be right now: Spitsbergen, Australia, Devonport (New Zealand), Singapore, Buenos Aires, Paris, Cape Town and Namibia.

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11 fave hotels of 2008

We stayed in plenty of hotels in 2008, some good, some not so good, some blah. Here are my fave hotels of 2008 – in no particular order.

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