In honour of Bastille Day, we’re celebrating one of the most enduring symbols of France: The Paris Metro. Originally designed as a 9 line network, the Paris Metro now consists of 16 lines, 301 stations, and 214 km of track. It carries approximately 4.5 million passengers a day and is the second-busiest metro system in [...]
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The excitement just keeps building with the New Spielberg/Jackson Adventures of Tintin Movie . Fans around the world can’t wait to see their favourite young intrepid reporter/detective and his faithful sidekick on the big screen. Tintin and Milou (aka, Snowy) have made it to the big screen before, but this one promises not to disappoint [...]
“Grown-ups never understand anything for themselves, and it is tiresome for children to be always and forever explaining things to them.” –Antoine de Saint-Exupéry I obtained my copy of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s The Little Prince on a train ride across Canada one summer after school ended. One of my favourite things to do while traveling [...]
Travel Light “He who would travel happily must travel light.” — Antoine de St. Exupery Travelling can sometimes be a trying and exhausting experience, particularly if you have stopovers, flight cancellations or delays, not to mention the fact most airlines require you to be there 2 hours prior to departure. It all starts to add [...]