St. Patrick's Day began as a religious holiday celebrating a patron saint of Ireland but has gradually transformed into a secular celebration of Irish culture by the Irish, the Irish diaspora and everyone who just wants to join the party. Nowadays when St. Paddy's day rolls around, rather than heading to a pub for some green beer, I find myself thinking about Ireland and reminiscing about our trip there in 1996.
Highlights of a day in Helsinki, Finland while on a family cruise in Northern Europe.
Summary of the National Parks Project – a collaborative art project.
Things to do on a day spent in Stockholm, Sweden while on a family cruise in Northern Europe.
As the days lengthen and the temperature rises, our thoughts begin to turn to spring and the many spring festivals that celebrate the coming season. The Canadian Tulip Festival is one such celebration which will be held in Ottawa, Canada from May 6-23, 2011. The Canadian Tulip Festival is now in its 59th year and has grown to become the largest Tulip Festival in the world.
Hawaii with Kids – favourite attractions and activities from a family trip to Maui and Oahu.