British author and nature scientist, Gerald Durrell’s dreamed of zoos be a safe haven and a breeding colonies for endangered species, instead of a Victorian horror shows. The Wolves of Chabriéres live in a sanctuary in west-France, an area where numbers of gray wolfs in nature had became dangerously low.
In Stephen King’s novel “Dolores Claiborne” story line is built around the expectancy of a solar eclipse and story culminates during the totality. The expectation, a timing and means are all intertwined with this once in a lifetime natural phenomenon.
With all due respect I present, a drinking game to go with most of the Haruki Murakami books.
Rules – when reading (or re-reading) any of his books, top off your glass (with a beverage of a choice) when any of the following takes place in a story …
With plenty affordable flights from Canada and USA, St. Lucia (or Saint Lucia) is a popular holiday destination for a week of summer in winter blues. Eleven things to know about St. Lucia life, a public transport and getting around to help you plan a holiday in this popular Caribbean holiday destination.
Learning how to plan my luggage has been a journey, a hard-earned experience. Occasionally through small humiliations (“yes, really, this huge backpack is what I packed for an overnight stay. Now could you lend me a toothpaste, please”).
A literary place where people cue all the time, London underground, main location for a Neil Gaiman’s stunning masterpiece, Neverwhere. How many of the people are here for a literary appreciation is unknown, but for me entering the station ahead is an adventure.
Great low-budget way to spend a sunny afternoon in Toronto is to go to a murals spotting. Best done from the high of a bike, it’s a treat to your cultural sense and your beach shape. Murals can be found all over the city. Narrow pathways are transformed into a galleries and whole sides of the buildings are a canvas to elaborate scenery.