Granada, this Spanish city's history and cultural heritage are reflected in its charming neighborhoods, historic streets and vibrant local markets. It was a captivating cultural experience for us.
People are attracted to visit Gibraltar for its iconic landmarks like the Rock of Gibraltar and St Michael's Cave. Its strategic location at the entrance of the Mediterranean Sea offers breathtaking views.
Palma, Spain, is known for its iconic La Seu Cathedral and Bellver Castle, set against the backdrop of a charming Old Town with narrow cobblestone streets and historic buildings.
The bohemian atmosphere of Ibiza in Spain, with historic sites and serene natural beauty, has an appeal for those seeking a tranquil Mediterranean escape.
Barcelona, a charming Spanish city, attracts tourists with its captivating blend of architectural masterpieces, such as Gaudi's Sagrada Familia and the whimsical Park Güell.
Marseille, France, is a bustling Mediterranean port city known for its rich cultural tapestry, diverse neighbourhoods, and a harmonious blend of ancient history and modern vibrancy.
Nice, nestled along the French Riviera, with its charming Old Town adorned with historic architecture. Monaco and Monte Carlo, synonymous with luxury, dazzle with opulent casinos and breathtaking Mediterranean views.
Pisa is famed for the Leaning Tower in Miracle Square, surrounded by medieval and Renaissance architecture, while Florence, the "Cradle of the Renaissance," enchants with its art, architecture, and vibrant cultural scene.
Hong Kong offers a diverse and stunning landscape with natural beauty, making it an excellent destination for enthusiasts of drone photography to capture the essence of its splendor from breathtaking heights.
Kings Landing in New Brunswick, Canada, nestled along the Saint John River. It offers visitors a captivating journey into the province's rich past. What an immersive 19th-century rural life living history experience!
Fredericton, the charming capital of New Brunswick, Canada, with its historic downtown, scenic riverfront and numerous festivals, offers a blend of natural beauty and cultural experiences.
As dusk descended, we embarked on a captivating journey through the enchanting winter light displays adorning the Clubhouse and South 18th hole of Angus Glen Golf Club.
Halifax is a cultural hub with historic sites, lively arts and culinary scene, making it a charming and diverse destination on Canada's east coast. We had a fun time at the iconic Halifax Harbourfront.
Corner Brook, Newfoundland, Canada is known for its natural beauty of mountains, forests and rivers. With its rich cultural heritage and friendly community, it offers a harmonious small-town charm.
Saguenay provides a delightful balance of natural beauty and cultural experiences for visitors to explore and enjoy. We were greeted by the warm and welcoming locals. Our Hop-On-Hop-Off bus adventure was very memorable.
At the "Farm To Fork Tour 2023", we were able to explore farms and attractions in beautiful East Gwillimbury, Canada to learn from the farmers and shop local with a suggested event route.
The BooFest 2023 is a haunting adventure held at Assembly Park, Vaughan, Canada. Every corner is adorned with the spirit of Halloween for visitors of all ages to enjoy a spooktacular experience.
The Blockhouse in St Andrews By-the-Sea, is a well-preserved wooden blockhouse that offers visitors a glimpse into the region's military past and stunning coastal views from its strategic location.
Our visit to Kingsbrae Garden was a delightful journey. The sculptures, thoughtfully integrated into the garden's design, added an extra layer of intrigue, making our exploration a mesmerizing fusion of horticultural and artistic wonder.
St Andrews-by-the-Sea is a picturesque coastal town in New Brunswick, Canada. Known for its historic architecture and stunning waterfront views, it becomes a popular spot for those who seek relaxation and maritime beauty.
Alma Village's natural beauty, outdoor activities, and maritime charm make it an appealing destination for nature enthusiasts and those seeking a peaceful retreat by the Bay of Fundy.
In the Fundy Biosphere Region, exploring Cape Enrage on a fossil beach tour was a journey through time. We uncovered ancient treasures and gazed at dramatic cliffs, creating an adventure of blended history and natural wonder.
We were very happy to bask in the coastal splendor of St Martins, New Brunswick, where rugged sea caves intertwine with the undeniable charm of its maritime village.
On a misty day along the Fundy Trail Parkway, the world transformed into a dreamlike realm, created an enchanting sense of wonder, invited us to immerse ourselves a sensory journey that felt both serene and mystical.
Our visit to Hopewell Rocks was memorable as we walked on the ocean floor and explored the huge sea-carved sculptures up close. Witnessed the tidal waters surging in, thrilled to capture these moments against the Bay of Fundy's natural wonders.
Ministers Island of New Brunswick, accessible safely only at low tide by crossing the ocean floor, offers 500 acres of history and stunning beauty, with a glimpse into Canada's rich maritime story and scenic exploration.
Experience a thrilling day excursion featuring the scenic Fu Shan Trail hike overlooking the South China Sea, followed by a visit to the historic Tai O Heritage Hotel and a delightful high tea to conclude.
Pittsburgh City Sightseeing (匹茲堡市內觀光）- Sightseeing in Pittsburgh with friends.
A captivating day excursion on the western shores of the island, where a rugged coastline adorned with amazing rocky formations, and the renowned Cheung Po Chai Cave awaits; this area is a hiker's paradise.
We explored the enchanting Russian Naval Base and Beach before our delightful ferry ride to Galatas. Took pleasure in a stroll through the streets of Galatas. Aboard the Nemo semi-submarine for an underwater exploration then indulged in a Greek seafood dinner.
We visited the serene Monastiri Beach and embarked on the Poros Trail 5, which led us through scenic paths to the Monastery. The highlight was the uphill walk to the Poros Clock Tower, where we admired the breathtaking grand views it offered.
Experienced the enchanting journey of Day 1 as we set sail from Piraeus to Poros, we immersed in the charm of a historic hotel and eagerly set out to explore the quaint Poros Old Town, then we enjoyed a delectable Greek dinner by the picturesque seaside.
We discovered some exquisite handmade products offered by the talented local vendors. Furthermore, embarking on a self-guided tour, we immersed in the wealth of knowledge surrounding the innovative regenerative farming techniques practiced at the Farm.
A short aerial video to preview our 3 days trip on the memorable Poros of Greece.
The Georgina Centre for Arts & Culture is an awe-inspiring destination which showcases a diverse range of artistic expressions. Our curiosity was sparked, leading us on an enthralling journey of exploration. It was an unforgettable and enriching experience.
Our journey led us to the captivating Lighthouse and the historic Firkas Fortress, where we immersed ourselves in their beauty. Pausing for a refreshing break on the rooftop cafe, we then proceeded to visit the Greek Orthodox cathedral.
We walked from the cruise port to venture into the captivating Medieval City of Rhodes. Our exploration included the remarkable Archaeological Museum and the awe-inspiring Grand Master Palace. We also indulged in a pleasant lunch break next to the picturesque Elli Beach.
Experienced the charm of Greece in Argostoli. Strolled along the seaside town and visited the Saint Theodore Lighthouse and De Bosset Bridge. Savored a delightful Greek lunch by the water and brought home remarkable memories.
Discovering Catania was a feast for the senses. We stood in awe at the Cathedral of Saint Agatha and the picturesque Piazza del Duomo. Our breath was taken away by the stunning view of Mt. Etna from Silvestri Craters. It was an unforgettable journey.
We strolled from the cruise port to the Kusadasi Castle nestled on Pigeon Island, captivated by its enchanting allure. We then explored the vibrant streets of Kusadasi Old Town. We had time to savor an elegant afternoon tea back on the Oceania cruise ship.
We explored the renowned Villa Rufolo and leisurely wandered through the enchanting town of Ravello along the Amalfi coast. We also enjoyed wine tasting at a charming winery amidst picturesque vineyards. Before returning to the cruise ship, we admired the beauty of the Amalfi Cathedral.
Inside Hong Kong Park, we had a wonderful experience at the Flagstaff House Museum of Tea Ware for its well curated exhibits, the historic colonial architecture, and the rich history of tea drinking culture in China and Hong Kong.
Sharp Island is a narrow island in Sai Kung Inner Sea with unique geological features and a natural tombolo that emerges only at low tide. You can find the famous “rock stars” such as the Pineapple Bun Rocks.
My Stockholm Tour. Photos and videos from my Trip to Stockholm, Sweden.
We loved our time at Hong Kong Park, a beautiful green oasis in the heart of the city. Its natural beauty and serene atmosphere left us mesmerized. The Vantage Point provides an unparalleled vista of the surrounding area.
Tai O is a unique window into the traditional fishing culture of Hong Kong. It is surrounded by mountains and South China Sea. We enjoyed our boat ride passing through the stilt houses. The dried sea goods and local delicacies there are very famous.
Singapore's 2nd tallest Tower offers a unique experience for visitors who are interested in architecture and panoramic views. We explored the Sky Garden & the 4 connected floors of an open-air Green Oasis which blends nature seamlessly into the downtown skyscraper.
Cheung Chau is an island surrounded by stunning rock formations and beautiful beaches. We had fun discovering the various rock formations, capturing majestic scenic spots with drone. It also offers different activities like hiking, windsurfing and zip-lining.
Canopy Park - an iconic landmark located at the heart of Jewel Changi Airport, Singapore. It welcomes the young and young at heart with an array of fun attractions. A unique recreational wonderland for all.
We thoroughly enjoyed our leisure time in Mui Wo, a charming coastal town nestled on Lantau Island. Among picturesque hills, the breathtaking Silvermine Bay Beach, offers turquoise water and shimmering golden sand for nature lovers.
The Hong Kong Oil Street Art Space offers a unique and engaging experience for visitors who are interested in art, culture, and history. We especially like its creative atmosphere and convenient location.
We explored the beauty and majesty of High Island Reservoir East Dam and admired its stunning scenery, including the surrounding hexagonal rock columns. The impressive engineering marvel is part of Hong Kong Global Geopark and a UNESCO site.
Singapore Chinatown murals offer visitors a glimpse of Singapore's cultural heritage and history, as well as a visually stunning experience. We had fun taking pictures and stepped into the street art.
Join us on a discovery journey of Yim Tin Tsai, a small island off the coast of Sai Kung in Hong Kong for its cultural heritage, scenic beauty and tranquil atmosphere. We enjoyed the public artworks of the Sai Kung Hoi Arts Festival along the way.
The East Coast Park Precinct is located at the harbourfront in Fortress Hill, Hong Kong. We enjoyed the sea breeze on the benches along the breakwater and the panoramic view of the harbour by the East Vent Shaft during sunset.
Rich in history, Prague is the capital of the Czech Republic. Located in the heart of Europe, known for its stunning castles, palaces, charming cobblestone neighbourhoods, with historic churches and synagogues, make it a popular tourist destination.
We visited Port Rowan, the coastal town along Ontario's Lake Erie during our staycation in Long Point Eco-Adventures. We fell in love with this town with its nearby farm, artisan market, wildlife sceneries and beach.
In addition to the lavender fields, Bonnieheath Estate is also home to a winery that produces a variety of award-winning wines using locally grown grapes. The Estate also has a country store that sells a range of lavender-based products.
The Whistling Gardens is a peaceful and picturesque destination, offering visitors the opportunity to appreciate the beauty of nature and relax in a calm and serene setting. Don't forget to visit its Bird Aviary.
Amherstburg, the War of 1812 community in Southwest Ontario was a great city to explore. Visiting Fort Malden NHS with musket and blacksmith forge demonstrations and the charming King's Navy Yard Park with manicured gardens and historic artifacts.
We managed to visit 15 instagrammable spots in Vancouver from the pixel art killer whale to the two diamond engagement rings and a flat iron building. We had fun trying to find these hidden gems.
VanDusen Botanical Garden is a 55-acre oasis in the heart of Vancouver, BC Canada, with picturesque landscape, unique sculptures, and a tranquil waterfall. Exploring the Elizabethan Hedge Maze made up of over 3,000 pyramidal cedars was lots of fun.
Lighthouse Park is a beautiful, natural park located in West Vancouver, British Columbia. It is known for its stunning views of the Pacific Ocean and the Point Atkinson Lighthouse, which stands at the park's highest point.
We discovered Uxbridge's "Holidays Around the World", featured in the shop windows on Brock Street with Christmasy treats and live music. Driving along "The Fantasy of Lights" with nearly 100 glowing displays was very memorable.
WinterFest in Canada's Wonderland is a festive and enjoyable event that offers something for everyone. Whether you're looking to get into the holiday spirit, or simply relax and enjoy the sights and sounds of the season, this is a great place to be.
A free event at the Sharon Temple Museum with horse wagon ride, complimentary hot apple cider and an artisan vendors market inside the Temple. Taking photo with Santa & Mrs Claus on the lawn was fun.
Soaking up the charm of the Winter Village at the picturesque historic Distillery District. Under the twinkly lights, with alluring shopping cabins and foods, it was a very jolly and picture-perfect festive experience at this annual holiday market in Toronto, Canada.
This Whistler Cultural Pass will connect visitors with the Squamish & Lil'wat shared territories, in which we joined the "What We Treasure" Guided Tour. The unique building design of the Audain Art Museum won international awards.
Besides the previous 3 videos of Turkey, this one shows 10 Not-To-Miss highlights of our trip, including ancient archeological sites around Troy, Ephesus and Kusadasi, an Ottoman historic town and the De Luxe hotel embracing the Aegean Sea.
Istanbul (伊斯坦堡), a large Turkey city of fantastic history, culture and beauty, is at the crossroads of two continents, Europe and Asia, with ottoman mosques, historic spice market, colorful bazaar, and beautiful palaces.
Cappadocia (奇石林) of Turkey, gave us long lasting memories of its fairy-tale terrain, the legendary rock formations and the breathtaking hot air balloon ride. Staying in a Cave Hotel was a unique experience.
Exploring 2 of Turkey’s most famous attractions: #1 Pamukkale (Cotton Castle) is best known for its thermal waters that flow down the white terraces, #2 Hierapolis, the nearby ancient Roman spa city founded around 190 B.C.
Doors Open Niagara-on-the-Lake is another much worth visiting event in Ontario. A stroll along Queen Street for visiting historical sites, shopping and eating is relaxing. Or have a carriage ride to explore the town.
With many dog related vendors and free activities such as Pooch Plunge, Aqua Dogs Show, Lure Course and entertainment, this annual Dog Fest "NewBARKet 2022" is a great community event in Newmarket.
From water falls to waterway, day 2 of our staycation in St Catharines, Ontario was filled with great time at the Morningstar Mill, Decew Falls, St Catharines Museum and Welland Canals Centre.
Our luxurious wilderness glamping experience happened at Long Point Eco-Adventures with all meal packages, stargazing tour with a supermassive telescope inside the dome and a winery experience tour. It's a dream escape to celebrate our anniversary.
Great experience to follow the staff at Long Point Bird Observatory to see the birds up close at the Birding Trails & Banding Demonstration. This is a Bird Migration Monitoring Research Program since 1960 and is the longest running program of its kind in the Americas.
Doors Open Oshawa 2022 - 2022 Doors Open Oshawa - a fun day worth going! See you next May!
Valencia, Spain, the hometown of paella blends historic buildings, fascinating museums, futuristic architecture, and fantastic seafood. We are grateful that we got to spend 3 days there. Valencia is named the World Design Capital in 2022.
We enjoyed a very relaxing staycation in St Catharines "The Garden City" in the Niagara Region, Ontario with calming sunrise to splendid sunset in our Day 1.
Valencia, Spain, the hometown of paella blends historic buildings, fascinating museums, futuristic architecture, and fantastic seafood. We are grateful that we got to spend 3 days there. Valencia is named the World Design Capital in 2022.
Uxbridge Studio Tour (2021) was a great chance for its visitors to appreciate the unique art created by Uxbridge residents in their studios or workshops, which are open to the public once a year in September.
Valencia, Spain, the hometown of paella blends historic buildings, fascinating museums, futuristic architecture, and fantastic seafood. We are grateful that we got to spend 3 days there. Valencia is named the World Design Capital in 2022.
A fun-filled Underground Tour to experience Britannia's quest for copper at this National Historic Site. BOOM! (a multi-sensory live-action attraction) is the 2021 winner of the THEA Award for Outstanding Achievement.
Javea (Video #3), this Spanish coastal town, is a popular vacation destination with stunning seascapes, beaches, local cuisine and beautiful villas overlooking the Mediterranean sea.
Javea (Video #2), this Spanish coastal town, is a popular vacation destination with stunning seascapes, beaches, local cuisine and beautiful villas overlooking the Mediterranean sea.
Javea, this Spanish coastal town, is a popular vacation destination with stunning seascapes, beaches, local cuisine and beautiful villas overlooking the Mediterranean sea.
Officially known as BC Highway 99, this legendary route from Vancouver to Whistler and beyond is a drive with incredible sights at just about every turn. The Sea to Sky Gondola is a point of interest that you don't want to miss.
This enjoyable and popular hike in Whistler BC features the site of a derailed train happened in 1956. The old boxcars scattered along the trail are now covered in graffiti like a suspense-movie setting.
We had an unforgettable vacation touring the fascinating and historical cities in Morocco, North Africa. This video covers last 3 of our 9-day trip visiting the various iconic landmarks of this magical and attractive country.
We had an unforgettable vacation touring the fascinating and historical cities in Morocco, North Africa. This video covers day 4-6 of our 9-day trip visiting the various iconic landmarks of this magical and attractive country.
We had an unforgettable vacation touring the fascinating and historical cities in Morocco, North Africa. This video covers the first 3 of our 9-day trip visiting the various iconic landmarks of this magical and attractive country.
Hamilton Doors Open is an exciting event for the public to explore its gems and heritage sites. We had a great time exploring these 3 sites, both self-guided and guided tours.
Visited the Dundurn Castle, one of the free sites for Hamilton Doors Open 2022. It was a guided tour in this 40-room Italianate villa and we learned about the "upstairs-downstairs" stories of those who lived there.
While 2 days in Copenhagen was not enough to see everything this beautiful European city has to offer, we managed to experience many of its essential attractions that we like.
In 1964, Tim Hortons, a National Hockey League Legend, opened the 1st store in Hamilton, Ontario Canada. We had fun visiting this iconic showcase store.
Visiting the grand mosque in Abu Dhabi, marvelling at the many modern architecture, including the world's tallest Burj Khalifa, plus having fun at the desert dunes in Dubai.
Kariya Park, the beautiful Japanese-inspired park nestled in downtown Mississauga, Ontario. It honors its sister city, Kariya in Japan. A place to enjoy some cherry blossoms in early May.
Part 2 - Cruising along the course of Elbe River offers a generous taste of cultures, history and scenery. We got ample time to wander around. It's all about the experience!
Cruising along the course of Elbe River offers a generous taste of cultures, history and scenery. We got ample time to wander around. It's all about the experience!
Planning to visit some of the extreme points on earth? How about the Northernmost point of Europe - North Cape? Or the southernmost city in the world - Ushuaia?
The Centennial Park Conservatory in Etobicoke Ontario is free to visit. Spring in our steps, its greenhouse was filled with fragrant Easter lilies and blooming hydrangeas around Easter weekend.
Exploring six (6) top UNESCO Heritage Sites of India's Golden Triangle, like the iconic Taj Mahal, huge forts and magnificent palaces etc. This was an unforgettable historical and cultural experience.
Singapore, a vibrant country with lots for its visitors to do, such as exploring architecture, arts, culture, history, nature, and leisure activities.
A wonderful stop-over at Windsor Sculpture Park along the scenic waterfront overlooking the Detroit skyline. It was enjoyable seeing the large-scale, internationally recognized works of contemporary sculptures being showcased in this museum without walls.
Goa has postcard-perfect coastline next to Arabian Sea. Exploring its famous historic churches, the incredible sunset beach and appreciating the laidback lifestyle with amazing Goan cuisines was a real treat to welcome 2016.
Under the uncommon heatwave of 40c daily high, cruising 6 ports from Sydney to Darwin along the Australia East Coast gave us both different excursion challenges and unique travel memories.
Oman has mountains and a stunning coastline on the Arabian Peninsula. Muscat, Oman's port capital, is a culturally rich destination with its iconic Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque. 1 of the great places to explore in our Middle Eastern trip.
Exploring the 8th Winter Stations is an enjoyable outdoor winter fun activity. Winners of 2022 competition are showcasing the theme of Resilience in their creative pavilions along the lifeguard stands at Woodbine Beach in Toronto.
Phoenix "Valley of the Sun" is a great city to escape the cold. In winter 2019, we visited the Desert Botanical Garden and Hole In the Rock. The Frank Lloyd Wirght's Taliesin West Tour in Scottsdale, Arizona was the highlight.
A very relaxing 3-day staycation in the charming Gananoque 1000 Islands with a stopover cruise to Boldt Castle and explored the unique historic Brockville Railway Tunnel.
Visited unique Balinese temples, lush rice terraces, stunning seashore, scenic waterfalls, watched wild dolphins, unforgettable sunrise sunset, and enjoyed the scrumptious Indonesian cuisine. Our Bali vacation was a very memorable one.
Explored the picturesque mountainous landscapes of the Three Gorges region along the Yangtze River. The culturally rich heritage buildings and the scenic Three Gorges Tribes were some of the highlight attractions.
The Costa Mediterranean took us to 5 European countries in a 7-day cruise. A round trip started from Netherlands "Gateway to Europe" to experience the various sceneries & different culture, leisurely at our pace each day.
Our 3-Day pre-cruise trip in San Diego was fun like close encounter with the sea lions at the scenic seaside cove, exploring the beautiful Balboa Park and the historic naval aviation USS Midway Museum.
During our 2019 travel footprints in Singapore, we took part in an authentic local cooking experience, learned to make the popular dish of Hainanese Chicken Rice at the seasoned Ruqxana's home kitchen.
The surreal Icelandic landscape with its architecture is a dream destination for us. Including the unpredictable weather, it was truly a memorable travel experience.
With local charming festival decorations, may the holiday spirits in Markham historic towns bring you Peace, Joy & Love. Season's Greetings!
A fun day following the scenic Leaskdale Loop, to explore some historical buildings, including the home museum of Lucy Montgomery, and farms with wealth of local handcrafts and home baked pastries.
Visiting Angus Glen's first annual Fairway Of Lights. This walking light show follows the path through the woods and experiences the excitement, mystery & celebration of the winter season in lights.
Burlington Waterfront Festival of Lights - A visit to Burlington. Leisure walk around Burlington waterfront and it’s market place. At night time, enjoy the famous Festival of Lights.
Our Holiday magic started from the charming Village Square, continued with The Festival of Lights, a popular seasonal tradition in Burlington's waterfront, exploring various dazzling themed light displays.
Explored a Scandinavian Christmas Market at Niemi Family Farm with bonfires, impressive local vendors, festive Christmas Land, cool fun wagon ride and, last but not least: their tasty bakings.
Our morning started at Carma Farms for a farm-to-table experience. Fun to feed the animals and take photos in front of the farm murals. Then we enjoyed a unique Colombian lunch at a Markham restaurant.
Guild Park, sitting on top of the Scarborough Bluffs, is home to pieces that were salvaged from early Toronto buildings that were demolished. These are presented as artwork throughout the park.
Visited the Fringe Art Festival at the Uxbridge Historical Centre with more than 20 Exhibitors showcasing their creative artworks, live music by local musicians, and enjoyed the wonderful scenery and heritage buildings.
A waterfront recreation park, full of fun activities and paved walking trails in the midst of urban area, is for the whole family to enjoy from Sunrise to Sunset. The Lakeside view of the sunset is breathtaking!
Bob Hunter Memorial Park is a hidden gem in Markham that nature lovers do not want to miss.
Having a great time visiting the 13th Street Winery in Niagara Region Canada. Wandering the Sculpture Garden and the Gallery. Enjoyed a simple lunch and tasted the famous butter tarts.
The Scarborough Bluffs stretch for about 14km along the Lake Ontario shore. Walking the trail along the Bluffs is a great experience to enjoy the Bluffs and the beautiful beach.
The Haliburton Sculpture Forest is a unique outdoor collection of sculptures located in Glebe Park near the village of Haliburton, Ontario. Admission is free, while donations are appreciated from the community.
Port Colborne Promenade offers views of the Clarence St Bridge over the Welland Canal. Big ships passing under the lift bridge came almost close enough to touch was an enchanting experience during our day tour of the historic canal district.
A fully packed fun day of taking chairlift at Kelso Conservation Area to see the fall colors with the stunning Niagara Escarpment as a backdrop, searching for the perfect pumpkins at Springridge Farm and picking red delicious apples at the BigR Apple Farm.
A lovely experience walking on this section of the waterfront trail in Whitby. The trail is paved, passes through several parks and beautiful natural areas on the shore of Lake Ontario.
Kelso Conservation Area provides an excellent view of the fall colours over the Chairlift Ride and a picture-perfect boardwalk passing through water and forest. Enjoyed the barn yard market and lunch at Springridge Farm on Thanksgiving Sunday.
Enjoyed a relaxing 1.5 hour ferry ride from Kingsville to Pelee Island, the southernmost populated point in Canada. Explored the island on foot, including the biggest private estate winery in Canada - Pelee Island Winery.
A staycation in Kingsville Ontario, a town rich in Victorian legacy, with a self-guided walking tour of its heritage buildings, visited Carnegie Arts Centre and enjoyed some local food.
Enjoyed a hiking day at the Point Pelee National Park, it has sandy beaches stretched into Lake Erie. Explored with panoramic view of the unforgettable eco-adventure Marsh Boardwalk and the Tip, the southernmost point on mainland Canada.
Salmon Run at Etienne Brule Park - 2021 Salmon run season is here! Let’s see what is found at the Etienne Brule Park in the Humber River Valley. Are the salmons successful in jumping over all six weirs and travel back to their birth place to spawn?
Home to Creemore Springs Brewery and North America’s smallest jail, the community hosts a weekly farmers’ market and many annual events, offering ample opportunity for visitors and residents to come together to celebrate rural living.
Hamilton has more than 100 waterfalls within city limits and is known as the Waterfall Capital of the World. Great place to go hiking with close up experience on the falls. Beautiful place, a must to visit!
Waterfront Trail - Lakefront Park West to Ronald C. Deeth Park: Come walk with us on this family-friendly section of the waterfront trail from Oshawa to Whitby.
With its roots tied to the automobile industry, Oshawa is home to General Motors Canada. As a city on Lake Ontario shoreline, our summer day trip to its waterfront, Parkwood Estate, public art and gardens was filled with relaxing pastime.
A day’s trip to Peterborough, especially to visit the world’s famous highest hydraulic lift lock. Peterborough Lift Lock is a boat lift located on the Trent Canal in the City of Peterborough, Ontario and is Lock 21 on the Trent-Severn Waterway.
A day trip to Guelph "The Royal City" visiting the Basilica of Our Lady Immaculate, the Covered Bridge, the numerous sculptures at the Donald Forster Sculpture Garden, and admiring the 3 theme gardens at The Arboretum of University of Guelph.
Enjoy the natural wonders of the Niagara Escarpment. The Bruce Trail enables hikers to discover the “Hole in the Wall”, one of nature’s glacial fissures, over Black Creek, huge lime kilns, powder house and mill ruins dating to the 1800s. This area is truly a hidden gem!
Waterfront Trail - Oshawa: An interesting walk from the Lakeview Park Beach to Lakefront Park West in Oshawa.
Brantford Ontario, a city rich in history, culture and sports. Discovering Gretzky Sports Centre, the public art in various parks, the beautiful Glenhyrst Art Gallery & Gardens and the telephone inventor Homestead.
Visiting the historic sights in Aurora such as the Sign Post created from a 185-year-old Bur Oak, the Hillary House NHS, the Canadian Moments Mural and the 1938 French Chateau (Eaton Hall) in King City was a relaxing day trip.
Milne Dam Conservation Park is located on Milne Reservoir. This park offers nice hiking, biking trails, picnic areas, fishing and birding spots for the whole family and friends all season round.
Rouge National Urban Park - Orchard Trail, Vista Trail, Mast Trail: Outdoor or nature lovers will enjoy these trails. The Orchard Trail, Vista Trail and Mast Trail are located in the Rouge National Urban Park which is within easy reach in Scarborough.
A leisure walk from Aga Khan Park seeing the seasonal lavender, along the East Don Trail, passing the CN Bridge Underpass to the beautiful Rainbow Tunnel.
Craigleith Provincial Park is known for the fractured oil shale plates on the shore containing invertebrate fossils 455 million years old. Strolling along Ontario Highway 26, you will find other beautiful attractions; White’s Bay Park, Millennium Park and Sunset Point Park.
Waterfront Trail - Pickering to Ajax: The Pickering to Ajax portion of the Waterfront Trail is an easy walk and is unique in its own way.
A wonderful day trip to the "Cobblestone Capital of Canada" - Paris, Ontario with our friends, seeing the various historical churches and cobblestone buildings, strolling the Penman's Dam Park (with aerial picturesque view) and Nith River Trail.
Great hiking trails, Children’s Farm with live farm animals, Turn-of-the Century Spruce Lane Farm House, all showcase the natural beauty of Bronte Creek Provincial park. And highlight of the day was the BBQ at Bronte Creek with my friends.
Appreciating the heritage architecture and strolling the Millennium Lilac Trail along a scenic creek made the day trip to this village town of Ontario a very memorable one.
Another fun day at Darlington Provincial Park, visiting waterfront tails, campgrounds, beaches, marshes, fishing nodes with a big surprise seeing Theodore Tugboat (90s TV show) at Oshawa Harbour.
A nice morning visit to the Rogers Reservoir Conservation Area located in the Town of East Gwillimbury in York Region on a weekday.
Seeing the Giant Toonie in the Old Mill Park and walking on the Ranney Gorge Suspension Bridge are the highlights of this day trip to Campbellford Ontario, the town in Trent-Severn Waterway.
A road trip to Montreal with grandchildren. The special relationship between grandparents and grandchildren has great advantages. Studies show when grandparents spend time with grandchildren, they're helping their own health and live longer.
This lovely waterfront trail from Port Union to Pickering is a nice gem not to be missed.
The Harbour Circle in Collingwood Ontario is such a summer delight to explore on foot with its Heritage District, Promenade, Museum, Trails, Parks, plus Labyrinth and Awen' Gathering Place in the Arboretum.
Sibbald Point Provincial Park Part 2 - Continued in Sibbald Point Provincial Park, enjoying the specular reflection after the rain, visiting the campsites and heritage walk to St George’s Church, a Stone Church built in 1877.
Visiting Scarborough waterfront on the last day of Ontario Step 2 by going from Colonel Danforth Park to East Point Park via Highland Creek Trail and Waterfront Trail.
Enjoyed a patio lunch at a winery restaurant in Grimsby Ontario, with a visit to see some unique and whimsical century cottages close by the Grimsby Beach.
Rainy Day at Sibbald Point Provincial Park - Having fun in the rain visiting Sibbald Point Provincial Park!
Staying at a historic Inn in a central location of Stratford Ontario, with walking distance to various gardens, cafes, restaurants, galleries and Festival Theatre. A very relaxing staycation with fond memories in this Shakespearean town.
Discovering Cabbagetown Toronto, North America's largest collection of preserved Victorian houses, with exceptional gardens and lush tree-lined streetscapes. What an urban "village" feel!
Visit 2 Provincial Parks, Mono Cliffs and Forks of the Credit on the same day, enjoying the Jacob’s Ladder, McCarston’s Lake, Kettle Lake, Bailey Bridge and beautiful landscapes along the trails.
A lovely mix of old-and-new neighbourhood in Toronto's east end, with plenty of green space, connecting bridges and unique artful sculptures. The twilight view at Riverdale Park East was an unforgettable treat!
Picturesque scenery with varying farms on our road trip to Stratford Ontario. Enjoyed a self-guided tour at Organic Oasis Farm and visited the Stratford Farmers' Market.
Pickering Ontario is graced with public art and natural beauty. The picturesque Millennium Square and Beachfront Park is a great place to chill out and break loose the city pace.
A peaceful stroll in a quaint town of Southern Ontario, with unique architecture and historic conservation district downtown, Port Hope received the Lieutenant Governor's Ontario Heritage award in 2008.
5 days in Cuba, exploring historical towns and architecture, discovering scenic botanical garden and unique cultural places. The coastal vista of these ports is beyond beauty.
Georgina, the town in Ontario on the southeastern shore of Lake Simcoe, is a lakeside community with historic buildings, scenic parks and more than 100 farms.
The tranquil Cullen Central Park is the former site of once a major tourist attraction in Whitby Ontario for 25 years, called the Cullen Gardens & Miniature Village.
Admiring the gorgeous tulips in Keukenhof Netherlands, one of the world's largest flower gardens, is the highlight of our trip to Amsterdam in May 2019.
Embraced the captivating Sakura Grove. Explored the winding Valley Land Trail. Wandered around the historic Miller Lash House and strolled along the tranquil Highland Creek in a relaxing afternoon.
A short video journey of the Marylake Our Lady of Grace Shrine (King City), the Cathedral of the Transfiguration at Cathedraltown (Markham), and the Sharon Temple (Town of East Gwillimbury).
A self-guided day tour around Don Valley's interesting places from Weston Family Quarry Garden, Evergreen Brickworks, Governor's Bridge Lookout, Don Valley Brick Works Park, to the Chester Hill Lookout.
Greek islands are magical and romantic destinations where you can wander freely at your own pace. This is our way to experience 4 of these captivating Islands.
A self guided tour of the Heritage Hunt in Thornhill Ontario, featuring J. E. H. MacDonald House and then practicing "Forest Bathing" in Pomona Mills Park, soaking in nature through our senses.
Touring the Tiffin Centre for Conservation with a focus on the making of Maple Syrup from Maple sap can be an educational and fun seasonal activity in the nature.
Visiting Scarborough-Rouge Park (Ward 25), a self-guided tour as recommended by StrollTO in Sep 2020. Played tourists to support City's initiative to promote *Backyard Tourism* in our Travel-Restricted Era.
Mono Cliffs is located on the picturesque Bruce Trail. A fun day of hiking the Cliff-Top Side Trail, passing a canyon on boardwalk, trekking the Jacob's Ladder and the McCarstons Lake Trail.
(浮生本地遊) Discovering the various public art and memorials in Ajax Ontario Canada (the Town by the Lake). The refreshing vast Waterfront Park is magically charming in the twilight glow.
A relaxing afternoon stroll at Lynde Shores Conservation Area in Whitby Ontario, close encounter with nature in this urban oasis. The Lake Ontario Trail was especially tranquil. Watching the sunset in the wild at Bobolink Trail was unforgettable.
Visiting the Royal Botanical Gardens (RBG) in Sep 2020, the largest botanical garden in Canada. This episode features the Rock Garden which completed its $20 million renovation in 2016, and the Laking Garden with Heritage Garden, Gazebo and Pergola Lookouts.
Visiting 5 cities and nearby attractions in Central & South America years ago, we recently found that they are ranked on the list of 2020 World's Best Cities for TRAVEL + LEISURE (the travel magazine).
Nice Day for a Long Walk - Rogers Reservoir Conservation Area. Getting some fresh air and Vitamin D is essential to good health. Keep active and stay healthy!
Visiting the Royal Botanical Gardens (RBG) in Sep 2020, the largest botanical garden in Canada. This episode features Hendrie Park which is known for its rose garden, tea house and indoor Mediterranean garden.
A 5-Day Island tour in Taiwan visiting 9 cities: Taipei, Yilan, Hualien, Taitung, Kenting, Kaohsiung, Chiayi, Nantou & Taoyun. 台北, 宜蘭, 花蓮, 台東, 墾丁, 高雄, 嘉義, 南投, 桃園.
Each park showcases its unique beauty: Zhangjiajie - distinct hallmark of the Chinese landscape. Guilin - picturesque river flanked with evergreen karst hills. Huangshan - renowned for granite peaks with the "Four Wonders"
Exploring the Rogers Reservoir Conservation Area near Newmarket Ontario. The Trail follows the route of the abandoned 'Ghost Canal System’ of the early 1900s. It is a hidden gem of Canada's transportation history.
Travel Footprints - Visiting 3 of Spain's iconic and historic sites in Jan 2018: Gaudi's masterpiece: Casa Batllo, The Palace Fortress: Alcazaba and Santa Barbara Castle.
With the animation tool of Google Earth Studio and DR17 Editor, this video showcases iconic places on 5 continents, to introduce new dimension of eFly travel experience that can be created from home.
Travel Footprints - Destination: Caribbean Islands. Visiting the impressive collection of Fort & Fortress in 3 Caribbean Islands, San Juan Puerto Rico, St. Kitts & St. Maarten in Dec 2019.
Simply unwind, relax and soak in the Mexican scenery and culture around the cruise ports of Cabo San Lucas, Mazatlan & Puerto Vallarta in Dec 2018.
Visiting Castle Kilbride, a National Historic Site and discovering the four bronze sculptures of Canada's Prime Ministers in the Township of Wilmot Ontario in Sep 2020
Capturing the ever changing Autumn landscape in Richmond Green, being mesmerized by the golden forest, re-energizing in the Elgin W. Greenway lookout, and bidding farewell to Autumn 2020.
Visiting Casa Loma Toronto in Dec 2019, Stephen & Brenda explored the historic castle which was decorated with Nutcracker theme and festive surprises, showcasing the 10 attractions that they enjoyed most from the site.
Lily & Helen were having fun inside this historic castle which was decked out in Nutcracker décor and full of festive surprises. They wandered through a twinkling pathway of lights that led them to Santa's Workshop.
Participating in the opening night of the 2020 Uxbridge Optimist Fantasy of Lights, a free drive-through event with over 75 displays sponsored by local Uxbridge businesses and communities.
The Historic Uxbridge trestle bridge to connect hiking trails, the original purpose was a railway. the YDHR operates train excursions between Stouffville and Uxbridge on weekends from June to October.
Exploring Toronto's 1st Annual Window Wonderland at The Junction, bringing static artwork of 10 storefront windows to life by the Augmented Reality (AR) free app AUGLE, turning Dundas St W into a magical outdoor gallery.
If you like the outdoors, going for a walk, feeding songbirds from your palm..... this is the place to go!
A visit to the North Tract in Whitchurch-Stouffville, Ontario on a warm Fall day in early November.
Capturing the magic of holiday season at Canada's largest free outdoor illumination festival, featuring over 3 million lights along an 8-km route in Niagara Falls. Stephen & Brenda visited the Floral Showhouse and explored the Nature Lover's Route.
Flying with the birds at Swan Lake to raise awareness and give supports to Friends of Swan Lake Park for their commitment to saving Swan Lake and Swan Lake Park. More details at https://friendsofswanlakepark.ca/
Ron Moeser Trail is a part of the Trans-Canada Trail as well as the Waterfront Trail and the Pan Am Path. This trail with beautiful Lake Ontario scenic view, connects Rouge Beach to the Highland Creek Watershed.
Three homes on Brenyon Way, Toronto just combined to create the most epic Christmas lights display. The lights and decorations are up running 1/2 hour before sunset until 11pm, until Christmas Eve.
Stephen & Brenda were part of the Great Canadian Hike in Oct 2020. They joined the national challenge which celebrates unity among all hikers in Canada doing physical distancing while socially together.
Capturing the last bit of the Fall Colour at the Phyllis Rawlinson Park with the DJI Mavic Mini Drone.
A leisure walk along the twin rivers, Little Rouge Creek and Rouge River with beautiful scenery on Orchard Trail in Rouge National Urban Park.
Corktown Toronto - An iconic neighbourhood with award winning parks (Corktown Common and Underpass Park), historic churches (Little Trinity Anglican Church and St. Paul's Basilica) and the innovative Corktown Cubes.
This video offers an up-close look at the beauty of nature inside Edwards Gardens - Toronto Botanical Garden.
Bond Lake by Drone - Catching the last of the Fall Colors at Bond Lake with the DJI Mavic Mini Drone. A bit windy up high but managed to film and watch the sunset from the sky.
Hiking on Hollidge Tract, one of the York Regional Forest Tracts, on a warm autumn day.
A nice Fall morning stroll outside the McMichael Gallery in Kleinburg Ontario. The Gallery Loop Trail links 13 fieldstone and log galleries. The Sculpture Garden showcases 9 bronze sculptures, donated by Canadian artist Ivan Eyre.
Fairy Lake Park is an excellent place for leisurely walk, jog or bicycle ride. We watched colorful Autumn leaves in October.
Brenda & Stephen celebrated their anniversary with a picnic in High Park, Toronto's largest public park. The Grenadier Pond, adventure playground, duck ponds & mini-zoo are all distributed across the enchanting landscape.
Pumpkinferno is an award-winning light festival at Upper Canada Village Ontario. The village transformed into a Halloween wonderland, with 7000+ pumpkin lanterns glowing at night, creating a one-kilometer long exhibit. (Attended in 2017)
The Aurora Community Arboretum is the 100+ acres of Town of Aurora parkland between Wellington Street and St John’s Sideroad along the valley of the East Holland River.
One October morning in 2020, we enjoyed a very leisure stroll in Cambridge Ontario. It is a picturesque town brimming with European vibes and beautiful scenery along the Grand River.
Trail Hiking - Hiking on the Oak Ridges Moraine Trail Bond Lake and enjoying the beautiful Fall colours in Ontario.
The 2020 autumn beauty continues with a birds eye view of the gorgeous fall colors in Markham Ontario.
Enjoying the scenic Fall colors in this 8.8k (18,000 steps) walk passing bridges, ramps, Don River, and up and down the valley on the Lower Don River Trail.
If you don't want to travel far to see the gorgeous fall colors, these 2 spots in Markham may surprise you with a flavor of the autumn beauty.
Salmon Run at Bowmanville Fish Ladder is one of the many places in the GTA where you can observe Salmon migrating up streams and rivers to spawn between September & November.
Farm Fresh - Brenda & Stephen got a taste of country freshness, picked their own apples and discovered the joy of Fall in a farm near Port Perry, Ontario.
Salmon Run at Paulynn Park - Here is one of the many places in the Greater Toronto Area where you can observe Salmon migrating up streams and rivers to spawn between September & November.
senTV filmmakers Brenda & Stephen spent a leisure morning walking through history in Toronto's Guild Park and Gardens.
Trail Hiking: Oak Ridges Corridor Conservation Reserve - A group of friends spent a morning hiking the Oak Ridges Corridor Conservation Reserve, an Ecological Treasure in Richmond Hill, Ontario.
Fenelon Falls is known as the "Jewel of the Kawarthas", a Trent-Severn Trail Town that offers a mix of rural landscapes and miles of open water, great for exploring arts, culture and heritage.
Trail Hiking: Tom Taylor Trail & Tim Jones Trail - A group of friends spent a morning hiking on trails in Aurora and Newmarket South.
Two couples hiked and explored the Devil's Pulpit, Hoffman Lime Kiln Ruins, and the "Forks of the Credit" Bruce Trail in Caledon Hills.
Trail Hiking: Rouge National Urban Park - A group of friends spent a morning hiking on the Trail while enjoying the beauty of nature.
Things to do after Ontario Stage 3 Reopening: Enjoy 2 hours of the Rouge National Urban Park at the 19th Avenue Day Use Area before having a patio lunch at a lakeside restaurant in Stouffville with a great view and relaxing ambience.
Toronto Discovery Walk - from ravine bridge trail to beach boardwalk with pristine lake shoreline, including stopovers to gardens, water fountain memorial, heritage house and historic lifeguard station. A leisure half-day walk in East end Toronto.
Rosetta McClain Gardens has spectacular views of Lake Ontario from the top of Scarborough Bluffs features rose gardens, raised planters and a rock fountain, a haven for flower connoisseurs, bird and butterfly watchers.
senTV filmmakers visited the Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO), which is the art museum in downtown Toronto with more than 90,000 works of art.
The senTV filmmakers demonstrated the highlight of 10 attractions in Casa Loma they enjoyed most during their local day trip before Christmas.
senTV Filmmakers at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre busy interviewing and reporting on the Canadian International Auto Show Media Day.
2019 Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival - Interviews with the Board of Directors.
senTV visits Aga Khan Museum. Through education, research and collaboration, the Aga Khan Museum fosters dialogue and promotes tolerance and mutual understanding among people.
Hong Kong Pop Culture - A stage production of a drama covered around 25 famous songs with singers of each musical era.
senTV visits the Royal Agricultural Winter Fair. SenTV interviewed Charlie Johnstone, CEO of the Royal Fair, who managed the Fair with one million square feet of displays and competition facilities with more than 300,000 visitors a year.
senTV visits the Royal Ontario Museum. ROM is Canada's largest museum and the fifth largest in North America.
senTV Filmmakers Team C visits the 2020 Royal Agricultural Winter Fair. With the Royal Fair Media Pass, senTV crew interviewed various guests and some vendors at the "Made By Me" Artisan Pavilion.
senTV Filmmakers said Goodbye to 2019 and Hello 2020. The behind the scene takes are proofs of how hard they worked and how much fun they had.
The Canadian International Auto Show is not only the largest automotive expo in Canada, it is also the country's largest consumer show with more than 65,000 square feet of exhibits, displays and attractions at the Metro Toronto Conventional Centre.
senTV visits the Evergreen Brick Works, to learn that the original factory is transformed into a city park which includes a series of naturalized ponds, while the buildings have been restored and opened as an environmentally focused community and cultural centre by Evergreen.
senTV visits the 2019 Toronto Christmas Market. A month-long event that celebrates the sights, sounds and scents of Christmas at the Distillery District.
Produced by senTV filmmakers Helen & Lily. They were having fun inside this historic castle, full of festive surprises with Nutcracker decor. They wandered through a twinkling pathway of lights led them to Santa's Workshop.
senTV visits the Bloor-Yorkville Icefest on 2020-02-09. The 15th Annual Bloor-Yorkville Icefest presents "Awesome '80s" featuring 70,000 lbs of crystal-clear ice sculptures.
senTV Filmmakers took part in the 2019 Toronto Reel Asian International Film Festival at the TIFF building. They also enjoyed a tour at the TIFF Film Reference Library.
At the Royal Winter Fair, senTV filmmakers learned about locally grown food, enjoyed the Horse Jump Competition, Harness Racing, and RCMP musical rides, plus many other animal shows.
senTV filmmaker visits a Haunted House on Halloween 2019. This house on Krisbury Avenue has been transformed into a creepy Thornhill Woods Haunted House in celebration of Halloween.
senTV visits the Toronto Christmas Market in the Distillery Historic District. The crew interviewed Matthew Rosenblatt, Creator and Executive Director of this Market.
senTV visits the Toronto Tea Festival 2020 held inside the Toronto Reference Library.
The senTV crew showed not only the entertaining aspects they enjoyed at Casa Loma, but also some in-depth information about the history of this Edwardian castle on the hill top overlooking Toronto.
senTV visits Markham Fair. The Markham Fair hosts more than 80,000 attendees each year with about 700 volunteers. The largest 4-day fair in Canada.
Black Creek Pioneer Village, a village life in Canada as it was 150 years ago. An open-air heritage museum in Toronto.