Canadian Museum for Human Rights opens to public in Winnipeg

This controversial museum is the world’s first dedicated to exploring the diverse issues of human rights worldwide,

New York with kids

A guide to 10 summer activities that are perfect for families in New York City http://www.theguardian.com/travel/2014/jun/21/top-10-family-friendly-new-york-activities

Turks and Caicos Islands, Diving

According to the Turks and Caicos National Museum here in Cockburn Town, Grand Turk the reef system around the islands is the third largest in the world. The caravel that hit the reef in 1513 and is now known as the Molasses Reef wreck, was several miles out to sea and yet lies in 15Continue reading “Turks and Caicos Islands, Diving”

Turks and Caicos Islands, Grand Turk

Cockburn Town is the capital of the Turks and Caicos Islands. The capital is found on Grand Turk, the easternmost island of the group. If you head eastwards from Grand Turk the next land you will see is the continent of Africa. Cockburn Town is a very relaxed place. There are some modern buildings andContinue reading “Turks and Caicos Islands, Grand Turk”

Free things to do in New York

Here are ten free things to do in New York http://www.theguardian.com/travel/2014/apr/09/top-10-free-things-to-do-in-new-york

The Largest Rolls-Royce museum in the world

This is a story for those of us who enjoy car museums, particularly those that feature luxury vehicles. http://www.telegraph.co.uk/travel/destinations/europe/austria/10638870/Rolls-Royce-Museum-Austria-Tales-of-the-Unexpected.html

The best 20 free museums in England and Scotland

It’s worth remembering there’s culture outside London; here is a good selection of free museums throughout England and Scotland http://www.theguardian.com/travel/2014/feb/12/top-20-family-friendly-museums-galleries-uk

48 Hours in Old York

York will be hosting the Tour de France in 2014. If you prefer railways to cycling, visit the National Rail Museum. Walk the walls, take a boat on the river, see a statue of Constantine the Great, visit the Minster, have a beer and try to pronounce whip-ma-whop-ma-gate. Alternatively, read this article: http://www.independent.co.uk/travel/48-hours-in/48-hours-in-york-8465380.html