My Crazy Cobblestone Summer–Part II

My Crazy Cobblestone Summer–Part II

What next?  Off to Dauphin, MB of course! Cobblestone had a booth, which I presented and my wife Myroslava was with the group Rozhanytsia, who performed at Canada’s National Ukrainian Festival for the 2nd year in a ro...

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Canada vs. Brazil

Canada vs. Brazil

My ancestors could have chosen Brazil over Canada.  Did they make the right choice? A few years ago while visiting the Ukrainian communities in Brazil, I often heard the phrase, “I didn’t know there were Ukrainia...

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My Crazy Cobblestone Summer – Part I

My Crazy Cobblestone Summer – Part I

I’m quite used to travelling and being on the road, but the summer of 2016 will be one to remember.  I left Edmonton Headquarters in late May and headed for our prime destination of Ukraine, where we have our other of...

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Eco Ethno Tourism

Eco Ethno Tourism

Cobblestone Freeway delivers far more than just standard, run-of-the-mill travel tours. To innovate cultural tourism, & travel Vince Rees, Cultural Specialist & Travel Enthusiast, developed Eco-Ethno Tourism: a u...

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Sláinte, Guinness & Leprechauns? There’s so much more to Ireland!

Sláinte, Guinness & Leprechauns? There’s so much more to Ireland!

Every March 17th, thousands of people put on their greenest garb, march in Irish pride parades, eat green clover-shaped cookies, and quaff frosty mugs of green beer in celebration of St. Patrick's Day. But do you really ...

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World book day

World book day

‘Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting. So… get on your way! ‘                                                                                              ...

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Leave your footprints in Costa Rica

Leave your footprints in Costa Rica

If you’re looking for a trip rich in visions of tropical, jungle-fringed beaches, smoking volcanoes, abundant wildlife and friendly locals – embrace a carefree state of mind and pin the paradise-like Costa Rica to yo...

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Looking back and forward!

Looking back and forward!

Edmonton’s local travel company with a Ukrainian heart has gone from being a small company operating tours to Ukraine, to a global company exploring cultures around the world from Ukraine to Croatia, Canada to South ...

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