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Ayngelina Brogan

Traveler, Food Hunter

In her mid-thirties, Ayngelina left a great job, boyfriend, apartment and friends to find inspiration in Latin America. Three years later she writes about her adventures on Bacon is Magic.
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5 Reasons Why St. Petersburg Is Becoming America's Hottest City

Once considered God's Waiting Room with an aging population, the new generation of millenials is sticking around and there's a flood of young professionals moving to St.Petersburg. With an average of 361 days of Sunshine each year, St.Petersburg is nicknamed the Sunshine City. The city is surrounded by water on three sides making it a great vacation for sailing, fishing or relaxing on the beach.
06/27/2016 12:06 EDT
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A Girls' Getaway In Grey County

f you're tired of the same old Niagara wine weekends and crowds in Prince Edward County it's time to head north to Grey County. Only two hours from Toronto, Grey County is perfect for rest, relaxation and great food and drink.
05/17/2016 04:24 EDT
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7 Reasons Calgary Should Be Your Next Food Destination

With the value of the dollar at a depressingly low value, crossing the border for a food holiday can be an expensive venture. It's time for Canadians to start looking within the country for the next great culinary experience. While the mind immediately begins with Vancouver, Montreal, Toronto or Quebec City, some of the most interesting food is coming out of Calgary.
05/06/2016 02:55 EDT
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8 Reasons to Visit Ontario's Grey County This Fall

Autumn is upon us and summer vacation is becoming a distant memory. But with warm weather and a fall's golden hues it's the perfect time to head to Grey County for a fall colour tour. Only two hours north from Toronto, Grey County is often overlooked by the many who flock to Prince Edward County to get their fall colour fix.
09/27/2015 08:06 EDT

San Antonio's Hottest New Neighborhood is One of its Oldest

San Antonio is known as a city with friendly people and a beautiful River Walk, but beyond the downtown core one of the oldest neighbourhoods is being revitalized and becoming the hottest neighborhood for shopping and eating in the city.
07/28/2015 01:03 EDT
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Discover a Decadent Experience in Italy's Most Underrated City

Travellers dream of slow food and fast cars in Italy but few make it to what many Italians consider the breadbasket of the country. Most visitors stick to tourist-laden Rome, Florence and Venice and are missing out on some of the country's best exports -- art, food and cars. These are found in Modena, a city often forgotten on most Italian holidays.
05/08/2015 11:51 EDT

Best Bites This Winter in Jasper

While most venture north to Jasper in the summer to hike through the magnificent Rockies, there's plenty to do in Jasper in the colder temperatures. And after the skiing, snowshoeing and dog sledding, downtown Jasper is home to many cozy places to warm up on winter nights.
03/10/2014 01:10 EDT

Helsinki's New Market Draws Tourists and Locals

Helsinki's Old Market Hall (Vanha Kauppahalli) is located near the waterfront and has been a popular attraction for tourists, particularly those from cruise ships. However, the Old Market Hall has recently closed for renovations and will not open until 2014 leaving many visitorswondering where to get a taste of Helsinki.
06/18/2013 04:27 EDT