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Why Not Consider a Long Stay in the Caribbean?

Why Not Consider a Long Stay in the Caribbean?

For those who travel to southern destinations to miss the worst of winter weather, this year presents some special challenges. Where else can we go to escape the snow and sub-zero temperatures? JW Advisory Council member Nancy Drolet shares safety considerations and top picks for long-term stays in the warm waters of the Caribbean.

Travels with Mom: Tips and Advice

Travels with Mom: Tips and Advice

One day my 70-year old mom asked me to join her on a trip to Hungary. The trip was not very successful. Ten years later, we’ve been travelling together ever since. Here are my tips to travel with mom.

Seeing Canada’s Great Lakes by Freighter

Seeing Canada’s Great Lakes by Freighter

The plan was to meet the ship in Hamilton Harbour and spend Friday night onboard in preparation for an early departure to Montreal on Saturday morning. The Algoma Strongfield would continue to Quebec City, another 24 hours of sailing.

Building a Better Bucket List

Building a Better Bucket List

Done right, a bucket list is a source of inspiration — a tempting, mind-watering place that piques your thirst for adventure and identifies how you most want to challenge yourself.

7 Award-Winning Novels That Take You on a Journey

7 Award-Winning Novels That Take You on a Journey

Most women who love to travel are hungry to learn about other religions, other ethnicities, and what it’s like to live in a place other than our own. The following seven ‘travel in your mind books’ have each been recommended to me by another women. I now pass these titles along to you. Enjoy!

Floating to Europe’s Christmas Markets

Floating to Europe’s Christmas Markets

While her girlfriends were fighting the crowds of Christmas shoppers in their downtown malls, Evelyn Hannon was gliding down the Danube River along with like-minded folks who decided to spend the lead up to Christmas differently.