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RAVES & RANTS: HOLIDAY CANADA – SHEDIAC

  This is maritime Canada at its very best, incredibly delicious, surprisingly good on the budget and scenery that will take your breath away every moment, every direction. If you like seafood, prepare yourself for you are in piscatorial paradise when you … Continue reading

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RAVES & RANTS: CUBA: commercial free radio with the best music you will ever hear on your APPLE device

Have you ever wanted music without commercial interruptions? Go to CUBA and if you cannot go there, bring CUBAN Radio to your iPod, iPad or iTouch. I will explain how you can put outstanding music on your APPLE device and … Continue reading

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RAVES & RANTS: CUBA: a listener/viewer’s paradise!

I started this post by writing about the contrast between  the socio-economic philosophies of CAPITALISM vs COMMUNISM. Then, I got the scent of my being pompous, maybe arrogant. I thought how great we are here in our CAPITALIST western world … Continue reading

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TRAVEL: CUBA: daily life controlled by the government

CUBANS are a controlled citizenry, somewhat subtlety but still very really controlled. I was amazed the first few days I was in CUBA. I never saw an armed soldier anywhere, not even at the airport. I never even saw an … Continue reading

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TRAVEL: CUBA…five essential tips for a visit there!

Here are 5 essential tips for your visit to CUBA. 1. Bring mosquito repellent, lots of it. Staying on a CUBAN beach without layers of mosquito repellent is an invitation to an incessant calamity of itching. Call them sand fleas, … Continue reading

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TRAVEL: CUBA…a contradiction of logic and reason

My first trip to CUBA was cancelled due to illness. Now, CUBA has been checked off of my bucket list. Any visit to CUBA is to experience sadness and dismay tempered by melodious sounds that only Cubans can produce. Their … Continue reading

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