Posts Tagged With: Festival

Staycation Adelaide

Save time and money on your next holiday by choosing to vacation in your own city. It is no secret that Australians are adventurous and love to travel, but the new trend is for people to book a holiday closer to home. For those who don’t like to plan months in advance or have little time for a break, a staycation is the perfect solution. Continue reading

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Adelaide – Festival City

It has been a few weeks since I last posted on my blog, but it has been a productive break as I have been gathering and developing new stories and material to share with you in the coming weeks.  But now it is that time of year again when Adelaide comes alive with the sound of festivals.  There is much happening and you are quite literally spoiled for choice.  Whichever event you decide to attend, you can be assured of an entertaining day or night out with friends and family.  Continue reading

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It’s a Mad Mad March

The temperatures are still quite warm despite summer making way for Autumn.  Yet Adelaide is no less crazy and bustling with excitement.  Every festival, or so it seems, is scheduled during the month of March.  No wonder locals call this Mad March. Continue reading

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Wild Wild West

Summer time in July.  The time when all things country and western converge on Calgary for the annual Stampede Festival.  In 2009, I decided to see for myself what all the excitement was about. Continue reading

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Lyon Cafés and Culture

Cobblestone paths.  Narrow lane ways.  Old Lyon is magical.  Sitting in a cafe sipping a cappuccino after a full day of tourist activity is a welcome reward. I love France.  I try to put it on my itinerary whenever I go to Europe.  I could live there. Continue reading

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Melbourne Goes Cuban

The sights and sounds of Cuba hit Melbourne’s Crown Casino. From 18 August to 14 September 2014 you can experience sexy Latin beats and exquisite cuisine at the Colours of Cuba Festival. Continue reading

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