Month: March 2011

Red light, green light (travel to Mexico)

With all the publicised violence in Mexico (mostly related to the war on drugs), we thought it would be appropriate to write about our experiences. We have visited Mexico more than a dozen times, have travelled by car through large areas and have yet to have anything resembling a bad experience. In fact, we have […]

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Vero Beach Resort & Spa

Vero Beach We spent a couple of nights at the Vero Beach Resort and Spa recently. Close to the Kennedy Space Center, Vero Beach Resort is known for its romantic get aways on the east side of Florida between Palm and Daytona Beaches. It was an exceedingly warm, friendly, luxurious escape from the everyday. We […]

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Orlando for couples

Orlando may be one of the easiest destinations from central and eastern Canada to reach. Home of the famous Disney world resorts, theme parks in this central Florida destination are so overwhelming that they have their own listing on the local weather channel. We found direct flights from Ottawa, Toronto and Syracuse for less than […]

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You’ve got to watch a shuttle launch

As NASA winds down the shuttle program, space geeks everywhere are running out of time to see a launch. We decided that we needed to see one and the Discovery launch last week afforded us the opportunity. We visited Kennedy Space Center the day before the launch to see the shuttle on the pad. We […]

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