A Family Trip

A Family Trip

Last year, one of my daughters was working in Japan, and the other was doing an internship in France, so we thought my husband and I would be travelling to Asia and Europe for our family trips ... until COVID19 hit and the whole world had to adhere to lockdowns and travel bans, and we were forced to sit still.  This year, the girls are back in Canada, although both have moved to Toronto, the older starting a new job, and the younger for her fourth year of University.  However, we managed to squeeze in a short family trip up North to Tobermory, Ontario ... click on title for more

Sister Cities – Saitama and Toluca

Sister Cities – Saitama and Toluca

The Japanese city of Saitama is hosting several Tokyo 2020 Olympic events, including important football (soccer) matches. Saitama and the city of Toluca (capital of the Mexican state of Estado de México) became sisters cities in 1979, and they have established and maintained many programs together since then; the sister cities also have other features in common ... click on title for more