Sri Lanka’s ancient name was Serendip, which became the word serendipity. In the land of Serendip I did indeed chance upon some wonderful discoveries.
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A weekend at Whistler, Canada’s famous ski and recreation resort, and a visit to a First Nations cultural centre, left me with a new way of seeing this ancient land.
The Fairmont Hotels rise like castles above Canada’s cities & tourist areas. They are the most iconic hotels in Canada and a “must do” experience when visiting this country.
My week in Vancouver included eating the best Indian food outside of India and cavorting with Grizzly bears and birds of prey on Grouse Mountain.
On the famous scenic drive, the Icefields Parkway, the Glacier Skywalk and Heli-Yoga are two amazing ways to get way up high in The Rockies.
My flight in pictures aboard a Beaver bush plane from Harbour Air Seaplane’s Coal Harbour terminal in downtown Vancouver to Salt Spring Island and back.
The Canadian has been traversing the vast Canadian landscape from Toronto to Vancouver and back since the 1950s. It’s an epic train journey, relaxing and fun, and the best way to see Canada’s natural beauty.
Costa Rica’s abundant wildlife, lush greenery and commitment to ecotourism gave rise to some truly magical moments. A remote river safari, mud bath and yoga were my faves.
Capilano Suspension Bridge Park in Vancouver lovingly preserves the sanctity of the West Coast temperate rain forest and history of the region.