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The Canadian resort town of Whistler, British Columbia, is beyond charming. If you’ve ever vacationed there, you may have fantasized about moving there permanently. Before you start browsing real estate for sale in Whistler, though, consider if such a place is really right for you. You Don’t Mind the Cold Canada isn’t called “the great white north” for nothin’! Seeing a cumulative 13 feet of fresh snowfall every winter, Whistler is a perfect example of that. In fact, out of all the months in the year, only June, July, and August are warm enough to have no snowfall. And while…

Something which everyone who comes to Mexico City should bear in mind is just how many people there are living here. In fact this is one of the most densely populated cities on the planet, and you really do feel it when you are here. If there is one place to see this more than anywhere else, it is driving on the streets, especially during the busier hours. Whenever my friends come and visit me I will always recommend that they use ride sharing apps, which are incredibly cheap. If however you do decide that you want to drive in…

For many of us, packing is the worst thing about traveling, as it can be a struggle to fit everything and it’s very easy to get caught out by the things you’re not allowed to take in your carry-on luggage. Read on to discover some of our best packing tips which are sure to make your life much easier the next time you jump on a plane. They are particularly good for Baby Boomers who travel frequently! 5 Great Packing Tips Don’t Pack Liquids, Gels & Aerosols in Your Carry-On There are strictly enforced restrictions on what quantity of liquids,…

Despite how low cost it is and how much money it can save people, there are a number of people who each and every year head off on their vacations without travel insurance. For an industry expert like Fred Brisker this is something which he says has always left him dumbfounded and which will always confuse him, mainly because of the huge array of benefits that a simple and reasonably priced travel insurance cover can provide. It is important therefore that everyone understands exactly what you are covered for when you get travel insurance and this is something that may…

Street Life New York City has remained a bastion of Modern metropolitan life. The back drop of any gritty or art house film of the 80’s and 90’s will feature streets scenes of New York and often depict the very characters that feature in a Hubert Selby Jr novel. Despite its harsh and crime ridden stories bestowed onto its streets, New York has undergone a face lift over the last 20 years. Since Mayor Bloomberg zero tolerance on any anti-social behavior, the big apple has seen less as a haven for street crime and considered a global epicenter for cultural…