5 THINGS TO SEE IN THE MARRAKESH MEDINA
September 2.2015 — In between getting lost in the maze of narrow streets bordered by red walls draped in vibrant, hand-dyed carpets, there are some incredible places to see and... more
DOUGLAS COUPLAND CREATES A PORTRAIT OF CANADIANS
September 1.2015 — A couple of weeks ago, I had the opportunity to meet author and artist Douglas Coupland and participate in a huge art project that he is undertaking. Coupland is often... more
THE 100 BEST NOVELS WRITTEN IN ENGLISH
August 22.2015 — This week, The Guardian (a British newspaper), released a list of the 100 Best Novels Written in English by Robert McCrum — an editor, author, and... more
IN THE NEWS: HAS A LOST NAZI TRAIN FULL OF TREASURE BEEN DISCOVERED?
UPDATED September 2.2015 — During World War II, Hitler was obsessed with tracking down and confiscating treasure in the form or art, relics, jewellery, gold, weapons, etc. He amassed massive secret... more
WHAT'S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN A REPRODUCTION & A PRINT?
August 19.2015 — Digital prints, giclée, original work, illustration, reproduction... there are a lot of different terms that are thrown around these days when it comes to art, and each... more
BOOK LIST: TURN RIGHT AT MACCHU PICCHU
August 6.2015 — Mark Adams' Turn Right At Machu Picchu is everything that I love in a book. It is a non-fiction, well-researched travel tale that contains entertaining... more
WORDS TO KNOW IN THE LOCAL LINGO
July 28.2015 —The reality is that most of us who travel know one language really well — our own. Well there are exceptions out there, most of us only know the... more
HOW DO YOU WASH YOUR CLOTHES WHILE TRAVELLING?
July 26.2015 — How you keep your clothing clean when travelling depends on the type of trip you are taking and the access that you have to... more