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REPOST: The ABCs of hurricane-free Caribbean travel

Traveling off-season has its perks but it also has a few drawbacks. The Mother Nature Network article below shares the ABCs of hurricane-free Caribbean travel. 991 more words

First World Conference on Indigenous Peoples Opens at UN Headquarters

The week of high-level events that marks the opening of the United Nations General Assembly’s annual general debate kicks off today with the first World Conference on Indigenous Peoples (WCIP). 256 more words


The Battle With Chikungunya - a New Weapon?

In next three weeks we are moving with Margaret from Victoria in Western Canada to Dominica in the Eastern Caribbean. From no-mosquito zone, down to the zone of Chikungunya. 940 more words


Visiting Jamaica...Ya Mon!

I have just returned from a few days in Jamaica, where I attended a travel agent tour of resorts. I would like to share a couple of tidbits on what Montego Bay and the Ocho Rios area have to offer. 401 more words


In June 2013, I went to Jamaica for my cousin’s wedding. We stayed at the Grand Palladium Resort and it was wonderful – of course, I might just be saying that because it’s the first (and last) time I’ve ever stayed at one, so I don’t have much to compare it to. 406 more words


The Botanical Garden Francisco Javier Clavijero, Mexico- Diploma in Horticulture

The Botanical Garden Francisco Javier Clavijero in Mexico is hosting a horticultural Diploma from the 16 October of 28 November covering all aspects of horticulture. For more information contact: … 45 more words

Crew of HMCS Victoria to receive Operational Service Medals

Operational Service Medals will be presented to the crew of Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship (HMCS) Victoria at CFB Esquimalt for her successful participation in Operation CARIBBE in 2013. 147 more words

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