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Snorkel Ocean Atlas In Nassau

February 23, 2015 TravelAtWill 4

Reflecting On The Weight Of Water When You  Snorkel The “Ocean Atlas” Sculpture Guest Blog by David Holland (retired Canadian Navy Lieutenant) Over coffee one morning during our month in Bahamas, we found something to do that nobody had talked about yet. Hidden in the Bahamas Clifton Heritage National Park […]

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Be Romantic – Spend Valentines in Exuma

February 22, 2015 TravelAtWill 0

Valentines in Exuma Was a Treat We had left the Toronto deep freeze behind with an escape to Nassau, Bahamas for February and decided to splurge for a romantic Valentines in Exuma at Sandals Emerald Bay.  Our last all inclusive vacation to Cuba had been a major bust.  So we […]

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To Get Butler Service or Not?

February 21, 2015 TravelAtWill 0

Is Butler Service For You? I will start by saying we do not have paid help of any kind at home never mind butler service. We don’t even have a cleaning lady since we moved from our house into the smaller condo and started travelling for as much of the […]

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Free Resort Scuba Diving – Should You Bother?

February 18, 2015 TravelAtWill 2

Scuba Diving In The Caribbean Living in Toronto and being a bit naturally wimpy, we save our resort scuba diving for when we head to warmer waters. I did my scuba training in Toronto.  But left my open water certification dives for a resort scuba diving trip to Cancun. My […]

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Exuma Swim With the Pigs and Feed the Iguanas Tour

February 17, 2015 TravelAtWill 2

Exuma Swim With Pigs on Ocean Safari Day Trip We were in Exuma for a week at Sandals Emerald Bay. While the trip was to be a romantic getaway for Valentine’s Day, there was one excursion we didn’t want to miss. A few years before, my friend had rented a boat […]

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Visit the Best Art Gallery in Nassau

February 12, 2015 TravelAtWill 0

Forget Shopping – See Bahamian Art and Culture at the Best Art Gallery in Nassau When you are visiting Nassau, Bahamas – either staying on New Providence Island or in for the day at the cruise port – don’t just shop or lounge on the beach. A few short blocks from […]

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The Changing Face of Nassau, Bahamas

February 10, 2015 TravelAtWill 0

Now Easier Travelling To Nassau, Bahamas When you live in Canada, by February many of us are desperate to escape and head for warmer spots.  When we left for Nassau, the forecast for Toronto was -28°C before wind chill (or -18°F). Last year we headed back to Cuba for two […]

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Eat Local In Nassau And Be Entertained!

February 9, 2015 TravelAtWill 2

You Will Get Tropical Conch Salad When You Eat Local In Nassau We love to visit Bahamas and enjoy fresh fruit and seafood!  The growing season in Canada is so short and unless you live on the coast, seafood is an expensive treat.  Who would know we could get both and […]

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What I Miss When Away From Home

January 24, 2015 TravelAtWill 0

There Are Some Things I Miss When Away From Home Just back from 10 days in Vancouver over the Christmas holidays, we are in the planning stages for plenty of travel in 2015: Bahamas for 3 weeks in February Caribbean cruise for 2 weeks in April (including another few days in […]

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A Well Travelled Path On The Adriatic Coast of Italy

November 30, 2014 TravelAtWill 4

10 Weeks Let Us See The Adriatic coast of Italy Fall was a great time to head away for a brief gateway stop in London before spending 10 weeks heading down the Adriatic coast of Italy.  We revisited favourite spots and discovered the Adriatic coast regions (Emilia Romagna, Abruzzo and Puglia). It was a long […]

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Arrivederci Roma

November 5, 2014 TravelAtWill 0

From Sorrento to Arrivederci Roma We were leaving Sorrento after 3 weeks and were almost finished our 10 weeks in Italy! With an easy chauffeur driven limo ride from Sorrento to Naples, we caught our high speed train to Rome.  We had avoided the crazy crowd at the train station […]

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Serene Sorrento

November 3, 2014 TravelAtWill 0

Finishing Our 10 Week Italy Trip in Serene Sorrento The trip from Matera to serene Sorrento was quicker and easier than I might have thought it would be. This time we opted to take a mix of local SP roads and the autoroute rather than meander from valley to peak […]