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Chasing the Northern Lights in Tromsø

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Once I saw the northern lights I was never the same. I know it sounds cheesy, but it’s true. Some people can’t get enough…

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Helicopter sightseeing over Rio de Janeiro

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I took a helicopter sightseeing over Rio de Janeiro and the experience was amazing. I feel blessed for living in such beautiful city and for…

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Visiting the Hôtel de Glace in Quebec

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Every year the Hôtel de Glace in Quebec is rebuilt with a new design. The hotel and its furniture are entirely made of ice…

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5 days in Brazil’s Largest City: São Paulo

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São Paulo is a grey concrete monster that grew too big for its legs. It’s the largest metropolis in Latin America with more than…

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Drinking at Toronto’s Distillery District

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The Distillery District is a pedestrian village with boutiques, art galleries, ateliers, cafes, and restaurants. It’s the largest and best-preserved collection of Victorian Industrial Architecture…

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Why CN Tower is the most overrated attraction in Toronto

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The CN Tower is the most emblematic landmark in Toronto. When the city of Toronto comes to mind, the CN Tower is the first…

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Kensington Market, Toronto’s Hippest Neighborhood

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Kensington Market is Toronto’s most diverse and fascinating neighborhood. This means a lot considering that Toronto is one of the most multicultural cities in the…

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Mosteiro de São Bento

Mosteiro de São Bento

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The recently restored Mosteiro de São Bento is an oasis of peace in the middle of the chaotic Rio de Janeiro city center. Don’t…

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15 Things to do in Montréal in Winter

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Montréal is a vibrant city with much to offer in winter time. It’s the largest city in Québec and Canada’s Cultural Capital. World-class museums, renowned…

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A castle in Toronto: Casa Loma

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Casa Loma was built as a residence for the eccentric financier Sir Henry Mill Pellatt. His dream to live in a castle was destroyed…

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Montréal en Lumière Winter Festival

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Every winter Montréal lights up for its biggest winter festival: Montréal en Lumière. The festival combines art exhibits, films, theater, music, gastronomy, and a outdoor site…

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What to wear for Canadian winter

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The Canadian winter is cruel my friends. When the temperatures can easily reach -30ºC (-22°F) you need to be extra careful with what you…

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