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Toronto Symphony Orchestra: Beethoven’s Symphony No. 7

Toronto Symphony Orchestra: Beethoven’s Symphony No. 7

Yet again Toronto has been ranked the best city to live in the world by the Economist. A unique creative spirit thrives in cosmopolitan Toronto. World-renowned festivals, events and spaces celebrate the arts, theatre and the city’s heritage. All set against a backdrop of stunning architecture and inspired by Toronto’s eclectic culture. One of my favourite […]

Celebrity Sightings at TIFF 2014

Celebrity Sightings at TIFF 2014

This year’s TIFF promised to be a bigger festival than last year’s. With celebrities like Al Pacino, Denzel Washington, Jennifer Aniston, and Robert Downey Jr. parading down the red carpet, fans were out in full force trying to catch a glimpse of their beloved famous trouper . Earlier this week after leaving a presentation of […]

TIFF 2014: Sand Dollars

TIFF 2014: Sand Dollars

Las Terrenas is a town in the Samaná province of the Dominican Republic. It is internationally renowned for its high rate of tourism, its white sandy beaches and pristine waters. A large number of its frequent visitors are Spanish, Italian, French and German, and it’s from this picturesque town where Sand Dollars (Original Spanish title: […]

Jellicle Cats Are Back In Toronto

Jellicle Cats Are Back In Toronto

“There are two means of refuge from the miseries of life — music and cats.” – Albert Schweitzer My first time at a musical was in 1994.  It was Crazy For You which played at the Royal Alexandra Theatre.  I remember it very well since it awakened my love for live orchestra, choreography, and the theatrical.  Since […]

This Salsa Was Not Sizzling

This Salsa Was Not Sizzling

It’s been a very long time since I attended Salsa on St. Clair.  If I remember correctly the last time I was there was in 2005.  I decided to attend this year for a few reasons: I want to showcase Toronto’s great culture and summer festivals.  Also, I’m a big believer that we have to […]

Yonge and Lawrence Village Festival

Yonge and Lawrence Village Festival

It will be almost one year since my wife and I moved to the Yonge and York Mills neighbourhood.  We chose this place not only because we have the subway station  across the street from us, but because it’s a fantastic neighbourhood to live in.  Another advantage of our place is the proximity to the Yonge and Lawrence Village.   […]

INTERVIEWS

Interview with an Addict: Chronicles of a Travel Addict

This month’s featured interview is with one of my favourite writers, Cristina Luisa from The Chronicles of a Travel Addict.  Her writing and travel experiences are not only informative but most importantly, inspiring and motivational.  The first time I read one of her personal stories she grabbed my attention with a question we should all […]

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