Category: World

Tenerife with a Twist in the Winter Season Sun

We are racing along the coast roadway, passing banana plantations, goat herders, little bars, and whitewashed houses. To our right the ocean crashes versus the black, rocky coast. The waves– huge and rolling– are the pale ice blue of a glacier. Yesterday we travelled through a prehistoric forest; tomorrow we will climb up a volcano. […]

Americas Masters Games in Vancouver Is Both an Event of Competitors and Tourism

Elizabeth Coutlee, a 51-year-old from Merritt, B.C., has travelled extensively to play softball. In 2009, she had fun with women from Vancouver on a group in Sydney, Australia, at the World Masters Games, a multisport Olympics-style occasion targeted at amateur competitors, age 30 and older. In 2013, Ms. Coutlee used an indigenous group called the […]