Peddling Le P’tit Train du Nord – Quebec

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Le P’tit Train du Nord

Soaked to the bone and legs fatigued, we ducked into the cozy Restaurant De La Place near the village of St. Faustin along Quebec’s rail-trail named for the historic train that once carried skiers to mountain retreats. A few other cyclists, also dodging the rain, nodded empathetically as we peeled…read more in GoWorldTravel

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Namaste from the Kootenay Rockies, British Columbia

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Yasodhara Ashram

“The mountains will give you strength and energy, the water will calm the mind, and the trees will offer you protection.” These words, spoken by a famous yoga guru in India, inspired the founding of Yasodhara Ashram on the shores of Kootenay Bay in British Columbia in 1963. Following her yoga master’s wisdom, Swami Radha..read more in GoWorldTravel

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Manoir Hovey

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Manoir Hovey

PERCHED ABOVE LAKE MASSAWIPPI in Quebec’s Eastern Townships, Manoir Hovey was the summer home of Atlantan Henry Atkinson (1862-1939), founder of the electric company that became Georgia Power. He built the Southern-style manor in 1900, with broad verandas and white-pillared porches inspired by George Washington’s Mount Vernon. Atkinson was among many wealthy Americans from… read more in Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles

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Serenity on St. Kitts

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Park Hyatt St. Kitts

Settled by the British in 1623, St. Kitts (also known as St. Christopher) developed as a rich producer of cane sugar, and the island’s heritage is reflected in distinctive architectural features of the five-star resort, Park Hyatt St. Kitts Christophe Harbour. On the scenic Southeast Peninsula, the resort nestles… Read more in Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles

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Punta Gorda/Englewood Beach: eco-adventure in southwest Florida

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Sugar-white sand and aqua blue waters along the barrier islands of Florida’s Gulf coast make for stunningly beautiful beaches – from well-recognized hot spots such as Sarasota’s Siesta Key to favorite shelling destinations, Captiva and Sanibel Islands. In between, there are lesser-known gems including Manasota Key…  read more in GoWorldTravel 

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