“The Ursids may be the strangest meteor shower of all. It’s the only one where the shooting stars seem to radiate from very near Polaris, the North Star,” said Slooh Astronomer Bob Berman. Slooh.com will broadcast the celestial event live from their flagship observatory tonight, Monday, December 22, 2014, at the Institute of Astrophysics,, Read More

  Those that have come to know my work know that I am a huge advocate for peace, and specifically “peace through tourism.” A new CD came to my attention that addresses the concept of helping to make this world a more loving and peaceful place to be, one person at a time. The, Read More

TEL AVIV, Israel – More than 40,000 runners are expected to descend upon Tel Aviv to participate in the 2015 Tel Aviv Marathon. Taking place on February 27th 2015, runners from Israel and abroad will participate together in Israel’s largest international sports event. 42.195 km long, the marathon ends next to Ganey Yehoshua Park, Read More

The perfect remedy for the upcoming freezing cold weather is a New Year’s resolution to relax and recharge on Brazil’s dreamy beaches. Here is the list of the top five beach destinations we recommend in 2015 by the country’s tourist board: Jericoacoara, Trancoso, Fernando de Noronha, Buzios and Sao Miguel dos Milagres. From fishing villages, Read More

I guess you can’t really take it from me, judging by the picture you see of the way I ski! But I’ve received some very good tips that come in a new book on skiing, and have outlined them here: As the season gets underway and skiers of all levels journey to the snow capped, Read More

TORONTO – December 18, 2014 – The holiday season is here, and for every North American preparing to celebrate Christmas and New Year with family and friends, there are many others for whom the joy of the holidays is overshadowed by the struggles they face. For those who want to make a difference and give, Read More

Springtime in San Diego makes a colorful entrance every year as warm weather sweeps through the county and brilliant flowers bloom. Spring celebrations at the region’s major attractions, popular sporting events, cultural festivals and St. Patrick’s Day and Cinco de Mayo festivities keep visitors entertained throughout the season. San Diego is spectacular throughout the, Read More

  Greyhound, the largest provider of intercity bus transportation, is gearing up for one of the busiest holiday seasons this year, with nearly a million customers expected to travel to more than 3,800 destinations across North America. With Christmas and New Year’s approaching, Greyhound reiterates to customers that traveling by bus is one of, Read More

The 450th anniversary of the Marvelous City will be the theme of the biggest New Year’s Eve event in open air in the world: the New Year’s Eve in Copacabana. The event will start the celebrations, which begins at the turn of 2015, and continues until February 2016. The event aims to share with, Read More

  Winnipeg – December 17, 2014 – Rarely loaned documents from some of the most pivotal moments in Canada’s human rights history are on display for a limited time at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR), the result of ongoing collaboration with Library and Archives Canada (LAC). “These documents are among the most important, Read More