Fundy Trail beckons you to get off the high-speed highway

The view along the Fundy Trail offers something at every compass point – crashing waves, rocks, hills, forests, waterfalls and streams

Fundy Trail beckons you to get off the high-speed highwayThis is the first of a five-part series on travel on Canada's East Coast. On my recent trip to New Brunswick, I finally drove the Fundy Trail and saw Fundy National Park. It inspired me to sell the province a new tourism slogan. The slogan, worth millions, is “Get Off The Road!” I’m also considering…

Motorcycle madness: what you can do to stay safe on two wheels

Be aware all the time. As soon as you start believing in your own excellence, a farmer will back his tractor out of a field, some dolt will pull out of a driveway without looking, or something will fall off that truck in front of you and you’re in deep trouble.

Motorcycle madness: what you can do to stay safe on two wheelsAlthough I drive at least 100 new cars a year, I also ride motorcycles. In fact, I’ve been riding since 1965. And as far as safety goes, things are worse than ever for bikers. We’re getting killed or injured in increasing numbers every year. The circumstances run the full gamut of riding situations and motorcycle…

Giverny and Monet’s Gardens

Stop in Giverny at least for a few hours to wander among Monet's gardens and you'll feel like you've entered one of his paintings

Giverny and Monet’s GardensIf you love Impressionist paintings, why not plan a visit to Giverny, in France, and see Monet’s garden, flowers, pond and bridges for yourself? It’s been said the Impressionist art movement acquired its name from one of Monet’s paintings called “Impression, Sunrise.” Giverny was Monet's home during the last half of his life. He painted…

The towns along Germany’s Romantic Road

The Romantic Road is a 400-kilometre prescription to treat stress and anxiety

The towns along Germany’s Romantic RoadGermany’s ‘Die Romantische Strasse’, the Romantic Road, will not only rise up to meet you, it will seduce you, charm you, and make you fall in love – with fairy tale visions, historic architecture and pastoral beauty – not just a physical journey through nearly 400 kilometres of sublime German countryside, but a magical passage…

Driving the Riviera Corniches

The Riviera Corniches are three roads that follow the coastline of the Mediterranean from Nice, France to the Italian border

NICE, France, April 9, 2016/ Troy Media - Photogenic and thrilling to drive, the Riviera Corniches are three roads that follow the coastline of the Mediterranean from Nice, France through Monaco to Cap-Martin and Menton on the Italian border. The three coast roads follow the same 20 to 30 mile (32 to 50 km) stretch…

On the Okanagan Wine Trail

Scenic region of British Columbia is famous for its vineyards

On the Okanagan Wine Trail[slideshow_deploy id='75363'] Download this article on the Okanagan wine trail for your publication or website. FREE or Price starts at $8 Terms and Conditions of use KELOWNA, BC, Aug 25, 2015/ Troy Media/ - One of life’s more pleasant experiences is to drink a glass of wine, enjoy fine dining on an open-air, sunny terrace…