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Visit An Absinthe Bar In Prague

May 2, 2018 TravelAtWill 20

Absinthe in Czech Republic We alway like to try the local food and drink when we travel. You can’t visit Porto without trying the port wine. When we visited the town of Cognac, we needed to sample a range of cognacs. Absinthe is widely found in the Czech Republic. When […]

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Escaping To Central Europe For The Spring

April 29, 2018 TravelAtWill 2

Leaving Toronto In The Spring It had been a long time since our fall trip to the Baltics in the fall. We did several city long weekends to Chicago, NYC and Washington. We had a great Caribbean cruise that ended with a week in St Lucia for David’s birthday. And […]

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9 Things To Do In Washington DC Over Easter

April 25, 2018 TravelAtWill 0

Heading To Washington DC It was a long time between our fall trip to the Baltics and our spring exploration in Central Europe. But city breaks kept our travel urges at bay. Chicago was a new discovery for us. NYC for the holiday season got us ready for Christmas. We […]

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7 Things We Never Pack To Go On Vacation

April 19, 2018 TravelAtWill 4

Not Everything Goes Into The Suitcase Packing has never been a strength of mine. I am getting infinitesimally better. But I do try not to pack consumable items that I can pick up at my destination. If we are taking a short trip like our extra long weekend to Washington […]

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Our First Cruise With Windstar

April 11, 2018 TravelAtWill 0

Adding New Cruise Lines Into The Mix We have traditionally cruised with Oceania Cruises. This year we decided to taste test some new cruise lines. For the fall, we booked trips with Viking Cruises to China and Windstar Cruises to Japan. It will be a year of firsts. In the […]

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Experience Burning Man In Washington DC

April 8, 2018 TravelAtWill 20

The First Weekend At The Burning Man In Washington Exhibit The Burning Man event happens every summer in the Black Rock Desert in Nevada. A complete city is built out of nothing. And at the end, the desert is returned to its natural state. Nothing is left behind. Burning Man […]

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Cruising With Windstar In The Caribbean

April 4, 2018 TravelAtWill 22

Heading Back To The Caribbean We started the year cruising in the southern Caribbean for David’s birthday. We finished that trip with a week in St Lucia. It was great to escape the winter in Toronto. But we were not back for a month before we started to itch to […]

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On A Keto Diet I Lost Weight on a Cruise For 12 Days

March 28, 2018 TravelAtWill 28

We Started A Low Carb Diet Before Our Vacation The winter hibernation in Toronto added yet more pounds to our slowly increasing weight. It was time to take drastic measures. We started a low carb diet 10 days before we headed south on our Windstar Caribbean cruise. Our southern vacation […]

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Explore Martinique By Catamaran

March 25, 2018 TravelAtWill 0

Arriving In Anse Mitan, Martinique The sun was rising as we headed into Martinique.  We were sad to realize that this was the last port on our Windstar Caribbean cruise.  Our cruise ship was again anchored in the middle of the bay. This was both a pro and con of […]

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A Day Trip Scuba Diving in Grenada

March 21, 2018 TravelAtWill 0

We Planned Scuba Diving In Grenada On our Windstar cruise to the Caribbean, we took it easy in many of the ports. We escaped the cold in Toronto and we really just wanted to relax,  In St Kitts, we flew through the air on our zipline adventure.  We snorkelled on […]