Gem and Lita
Travel

by Gem and Lita
gem@filipinojournal.com

Conquer Whistler Blackcomb Mountains, B.C.

Conquer Whistler Blackcomb Mountains, B.C.

Gem and Lita

Gem at Whistler Skiing at the largest ski resort in the world outside Europe is simply like no other. And the drive along the scenic “Sea to Sky” Highway to reach the twin mountains

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Niagara Falls, “The Honeymoon Capital of the World”

Niagara Falls, “The Honeymoon Capital of the World”

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Ride the Maid of the Mist For more than 215 years Niagara Falls has been known traditionally as the “Honeymoon Capital of the World”. The first honeymooners, Theodosia and Joseph Alston, trekked from Albany,

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Pandemic Alpine Skiing In “Mani-Snow-Ba”

Pandemic Alpine Skiing In “Mani-Snow-Ba”

Gem and Lita

As unrelenting rampage of the surging second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic continues to every continent on earth more and more government health restrictions and protocols are being enforced making it more difficult or

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DRUMHELLER, “The Dinosaur Capital Of The World”

DRUMHELLER, “The Dinosaur Capital Of The World”

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Prior to the coronavirus-19 pandemic I was in Drumheller, the “Dinosaur Capital of the World”. Travelling with me in the heart of the Canadian badlands were my daughter, Marie Anne and her husband, Jerry,

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No Passport, Will Travel: WATERTON LAKES, ALBERTA

No Passport, Will Travel: WATERTON LAKES, ALBERTA

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Had it not been for covid-19 pandemic Thanksgiving 2020 wouldn’t be as memorable for two reasons – a social distancing Thanksgiving dinner at the Max’s Restaurant in the oil capital of Canada, Calgary, and

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NO PASSPORT, WILL TRAVEL

NO PASSPORT, WILL TRAVEL

Gem and Lita

The summer of 2020 has proven to be one of the best times to experience what has been in our own backyard all along due to COVID-19 not knowing how long our travel advisories

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CANADIAN MUSEUM FOR HUMAN RIGHTS,

CANADIAN MUSEUM FOR HUMAN RIGHTS,

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Gem and Lita at the CMHR “A Journey of Inspiration from Darkness to Light” The worldwide Covid-19 pandemic has completely created myriad changes in our lives in so many ways and therefore we have

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TAJ MAHAL, “A Love Poem In Marble”

TAJ MAHAL, “A Love Poem In Marble”

Gem and Lita

It was a hot summer day in August when I boarded a Pakistan International Airlines direct flight from the city of Lahore in Pakistan to New Delhi, India, to quench my thirst to see

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NEW ORLEANS, “The City That Care Forgot” (Part 5)

NEW ORLEANS, “The City That Care Forgot” (Part 5)

Gem and Lita

Mark Twain, an American writer and humorist (also the Father of American Literature), once said, “An American has not seen the United States until he has seen Mardi Gras in New Orleans.” “Mardi” is

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