Monday, 4 December 2017

Travel Advent Calendar 2017

December 1st - Most unique city viewing vantage point
Church of Our Saviour, Copenhagen, Denmark


December 2nd - Most amazing solo cover artist
Jimi Hendrix, Classic Albums Live, Showplace Performance Centre, Peterborough, Canada
 
 
December 3rd - Most unique clock
Lund Cathedral, Sweden
 

December 4th - Best rental property
Vegape - The White Apartment, Trieste, Italy
 


December 5th - Best tiramisu
Pasticcerie Nobile #Venice #Italy


December 6th - Most engaging tour guide
Panorama Tours, Sound of Music #Salzburg #Austria

 
December 7th - Most thrilling moment
Diamante Eco Adventure Park, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
 
 
December 8th - Most compelling town
Hallstatt, Austria
 
 
December 9th - Coolest renovation project
Brockville Railway Tunnel, Brockville, Canada
 
 
December 10th - Most unique community
Christiania, Copenhagen, Denmark
 
 
December 11th - Cheapest beer
Predjama, Slovenia
 
 
December 12th - Most unique candy store
Venice, Italy
 
 
December 13th - Most memorable Canada Day 150 moment
Canadian Forces Snowbirds, Ottawa, Canada
 
 
December 14 - Architectural brilliance
St. Peter's Abbey, Salzburg, Austria
 
  
December 15th - Most stunning view
Hike up to
Eisriesenwelt, Austria
 
 
December 16th - Best free concert
Peterborough Musicfest with River Town Saints, Colemen Hell and Our Lady Peace
Peterborough, Canada
 
 
December 17th - Best road trip
Austria, Europe
 


December 18 - Most compelling UNESCO site
Skocjan Caves, Slovenia

 
December 19 - Best historical landmark
Salzwelten, Hallstatt, Austria
 
 
December 20 - Coolest special effects
Berczy Park, Toronto, Canada
 
 
December 21 - Most fascinating free tourist attraction, Nyholm
Copenhagen, Denmark
 
 
December 22 - Most picturesque passageway to the Adriatic
Trieste, Italy
 
 
December 23 - Most compelling canal
Nyhavn, Copenhagen, Denmark
 
 
December 24 - Best Canadian Celtic Rock Band
The Mudmen, Market Hall, Peterborough, Canada
 
 
December 25 - Favorite vacation pic
World Heritage View Lookout platform, Hallstatt, Austria
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Thursday, 1 December 2016

Travel Advent Calendar - Best of 2016


December 1 - Most awesome commute, Monte Toboggan Ride, Funchal, Madeira Island, Portugal


December 2 - Best sushi, Agi Sai Japanese Restaurant, Toronto, Ontario


December 3 - Most engaging museum, Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Cleveland, Ohio


December 4 - Most authentic animal encounter, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica


December 5 - Most captivating ocean view, Porto Moniz, Madeira Island


December 6 - Best repeat destination, Ripley's Aquarium, Toronto, ON


December 7 - Most unique collection of zoo animals, Terre Nostra Gardens, Furnas, Sao Miguel, Azores


December 8 - Best way to pass the time while travelling, Animal Kingdom Adult Colouring Book
by Millie Marcotta


December 9 - Most tranquil walk, Levada dos Cedros Trail, Madeira Island, Portugal


 December 10 - Best concert memory with Jeff Martin (lead singer of Tea Party),
Red Dog Tavern, Peterborough, ON

December 11 - Most inspiring tour, Kids Saving the Rainforest,
Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica


December 12 - Best cocktails and a breathtaking view, The One Eighty, Toronto, ON


December 13 - Best local cheese, Queijo Vaquinha, Furnas, Azores, Portugal


December 14 - Most engaging fundraiser - Habitat for Humanity, 5K Foamfest Toronto 2016,
Uxbridge, ON


December 15 - Most beautiful mountain view, Pico do Arieiro, Madeira Island, Portugal


December 16 -  Most compelling boardwalk view, White Water Walk,
Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada


December 17 - Best rental property, Jungle Creek, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica


December 18 - Best airline customer service, SATA


December 19 - Best retreat weekend, Fellowship Wilderness Camp, Bancroft, ON


December 20 - Most compelling road trip views, Sao Miguel, Azores, Portugal


December 21 - Most romantic dinner, Elements Fine Dining Restaurant,
Peterborough, ON


December 22 - Most unusual cooking method, Cozido at Tony's Restaurant,
Furnas, Sao Miguel, Azores, Portugal


December 23 - Most unique drinks, Miss Things, Toronto, ON
 
 
December 24 - Most authentic Canadian shopping experience, Whetung's Ojibwa Centre,
Buckhorn, ON
 
 
December 25 - Favorite village, Povoacao, Sao Miguel, Azores, Portugal