Love in Venice

April 27, 2014 by  
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What to read on the way to Venice.

Women Travellers in Iran

July 25, 2013 by  
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Let’s not go there! Vivien Lougheed on women travelling in Iran.

Travel Journal: Freiburg im Breisgau

May 21, 2013 by  
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Norbert Ruebsaat looks at, listens to, and tastes Freiburg, Germany, where the language borders subtly shift..

Chicken Bingo — Belize

May 15, 2013 by  
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The rooster has pooped. It’s chicken bingo time in Belize with feisty explorers and an under-the-weather hubby. Vivien Lougheed explains all.

Golden Pine

May 22, 2007 by  
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Norbert Ruebsaat revisits some
books and remembers how reading got started.

Letter from Europe: Knocking on Heaven’s Door

April 17, 2007 by  
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A theological long weekend.

In Praise of Older Highways

January 29, 2007 by  
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In the wake of another dusting of winter snow, Max Fawcett muses about an unlikely vacation destination.

The Rome Airport Hilton

August 7, 2006 by  
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Brian Fawcett stays at the Rome Airport Hilton, and doesn’t much like it

In Translation

August 2, 2006 by  
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Norbert Ruebsaat rereads Rilke and revisits a cirque.

A Couple of Days at Surf Lodge

July 26, 2006 by  
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Brian Fawcett files a fond report about one of B.C.'s gulf Islands, which has a wealth of conventional virtues, and one that most people wouldn't think is a virtue at all.

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