Category Archives: Writing

Kevin Wagar Nominated For Five Awards At The Inaugural TBEX Travel Awards

Woman in a headscarf in the Sahara Desert near Merzouga, Morocco

Rick Calvert, the CEO of TBEX (Travel Blogger Exchange) announced today that Kevin Wagar was nominated in five categories in the organizations first-ever TBEX Travel Awards to be held at the annual North American convention in San Juan Puerto Rico. Kevin will be in attendance and will have the opportunity to address the conference during […]

Visiting Kayakoy: The Fascinating Ghost Town In Turkiye

Kayakoy Ghost Village in Turkiye

The history and beauty of Kayakoy, Turkiye’s “Ghost Village” is captivating. Our tips for experiencing the secrets of Kayakoy will help uncover this hidden gem. Tourists line the boulevards and beaches of Fethiye Turkiye. Relaxation and entertainment are the name of the game of this tourist center along the shores of Turkiye’s “Turquoise Coast.” Yet just […]

Visiting The Karen Hill Tribes Near Chiang Mai: How A Family Travel Experience Opened A Dialogue On Ethical Tourism In Thailand

A woman from the long neck karen hill tribe weaves a blanket

Although my family had seen photos of the hill tribes of Thailand, nothing could really prepare us for the reality of visiting the Karen tribes near the city of Chiang Mai. Our visit wasn’t the one that we had hoped for. It wasn’t one that “lived up to our expectations.” But visiting the Karen hill […]

It’s Nice To Know You Neighbour – Discovering Mississauga – Visit Mississauga

Living in the GTA, I’ve always considered Mississauga to be “That city next door.” It’s a city that’s been thrown around as an afterthought, but not a place that we’ve ever thought to explore. You see, my family travels a lot. Since my wife and I began our explorations around the world, I’ve visited over […]

A Family Outdoor Adventure In Windsor Essex – The Windsorite

Since the birth of my kids, my family has made regular visits down to Ontario’s Southwest to explore the region’s wonders. Each time we visit, we’re introduced to new cities, towns, and attractions. Towns like Leamington, Amherstburg, and Kingsville draw us in with incredible restaurants, cafes, and museums. But the part of Ontario’s deep south […]

Summer Adventures in Sudbury Perfect for Families – Northern Ontario Travel

It’s easy to fall in love with Sudbury. In fact, for some families, it just takes a few days. The food, attractions, and natural beauty of the city make it a wonderland for those looking to combine culture, education, and adventure – my top three ingredients for the perfect family vacation. You can read the […]

Punta Tombo, Argentina: A Penguin Paradise in Patagonia – Wandering Wagars

Punta Tombo penguins

Each year, the rocky shores of Punta Tombo, Argentina in the wilds of Patagonia welcome a magnificent site. More than a million Magellanic penguins waddle up from the Atlantic Ocean to build their nests and welcome their new penguin chicks. The National Reserve of Punta Tombo is the largest penguin colony outside of Antarctica. And if you love […]