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Join me as I chase my wanderlust and share the experiences, tips and anything else I may find interesting with you. Whether it be around the world or just the next corner, there is always something new and exciting going on.

Strolling along the River Seine, Paris

Strolling The Seine

Posted September 4, 2019 by Kidmoses

Strolling along the River Seine is one of the most romantic things to do while visiting Paris. Take your time. Visit some, or all of the sites along the way. And be sure to wear comfortable shoes. This may be a leisurely walk, but it is not a short walk. To truly enjoy the many attractions, food, and atmosphere can, and probably will, take hours.

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Arc De Triomphe, Paris, France

Arc De Triomphe

Posted August 28, 2019 by Kidmoses

Our second day in Paris started early with a visit to the Arc de Triomphe. After grabbing a baguette and espresso coffee at Boulangerie Pátisserie Rosa, we headed to the Metro. In many respects, this is the most efficient way to get around in Paris. Getting to the Arc was easy for us. Just one Metro line from Ménilmontant to Charles de Gaulle Étoile.

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Monplaisir Pizzeria on boul. de Ménilmontant, Paris

Paris: First Impressions

Posted August 26, 2019 by Kidmoses

If you have never been to Paris, the easiest and most efficient way to get around is by the public transit system. We opted for the Navigo Discover pass.  Only €22.00. It's good for a week and allows full access to the trains, metro and trams in and around the city. Our first trip was by train from Charles De Gaulle Airport to the Gard du Nord station. From there, we took the metro to the Ménilmontant station, which was a very short walk from the flat we booked for our stay.

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The Red Pump on Main Street, Bayfield, Ontario

Bayfield – Blues, Boats And Beautiful

Posted June 23, 2019 by Kidmoses

Bayfield is a small historic village on the shore of Lake Huron. It combines the old fashioned charm of a quaint country town with modern day amenities. For decades, Bayfield has been a favourite destination for both travellers and holidayers. With fine sandy beaches, excellent shopping, dining and accommodations, there is much to enjoy. With four seasons of outdoor sports there is lots to do as well...

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Rural landscape, Leamington, Ontario

Simple Orton Effect Using Affinity Photo

Posted June 17, 2019 by Kidmoses

The Orton Effect is a very popular technique used in landscape and nature photography. The technique was developed by photographer Michael Orton in the mid-1980's using slide film... The technique is often replicated today digitally with photo editing software. Follow the steps below to create this effect using Affinity Photo.

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Inlet near Butchart Gardens, Victoria, BC

Beautiful British Columbia

Posted June 8, 2019 by Kidmoses

Our summer adventure started in Kelowna in mid-July. We visited there about three weeks before the area was hit hard by forest fires. During our short stay, the temperatures were constantly in the mid-thirties with no rain for weeks. Discovering the essence of each city while on a tight schedule would prove to be a challenge...

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Welcome to Kidmoses

Hi! I'm Howard and I've been travelling the world and around the corner ever since I can remember. My goal is to inspire others to live an adventurous life, as well as provide travel tips and ideas for people with limited vacation time and resources.

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