Tagged: Festivals

Halloween – A true story

Pumpkin carving, trick or treating, spooky costumes and horrific tales – ready for Halloween?  We’ve been celebrating this mysterious and controversial festivity for over 2000 years now, but not everyone...

What’s on your bucket list?

In German you “bite the grass” (ins Gras beißen), in Spanish “stretch the leg” (estirar la pata), in French you “break your pipe” (casser sa pipe), but in English you...

Eight Fabulous Indian Festivals

Is there a more festive country than India? The proliferation of people and religions ensure that there is something going on throughout the year, from Kerala temple festivals to a...

Make your summer last

In September and October, Europe north of the Alps is winding down for the winter. The evenings are short, summer dresses are being stowed away and the last embers of...

10 things to do in Toronto for $20 or less

Multicultural, cosmopolitan and very Canadian, Toronto offers the world at its fingertips! Niagara Falls rumble less than 90 minutes away on the other side of Lake Ontario but you don’t...