My Love for Travel

Author – Anna Buchnea In the middle of Sweden, in the province of Värmland, there is a small town called Kristinehamn. In the countryside outside of that town, lies a small cottage in the forest. That is where I grew up. Living there was quite a lonely existence; in the forest, far from town, and…

Eastern Canada

 Author – Aylin Esin  Victours, well-known for providing customized itineraries to Europe, Africa and India is now, with the same quality you have become accustomed to receiving, is pleased to present “Canada with Victours!” Our team has been working hard to create amazing Canadian voyages. Whether you wish to travel with private charters or self-drive…

Fridays with Firdosh

 Author – Firdosh Bulsara Post Pandemic Travel Dear Colleagues and Friends – Greetings!                                            Friday, July 3, 2020 To my Canadian friends and colleagues, I hope you enjoyed Canada Day in a safe though probably subdued manner.  Other than essential front line employees, healthcare workers and volunteers, to whom we are indeed indebted for their selfless…

Iceland by Aylin

 Author – Aylin Esin I didn’t know what to expect as the plane landed. I collected my luggage and got onto my transfer. I then found myself travelling across volcanic plains, resembling those probably only found on far away alien lands, past dwarf yellow Christmas trees, herds of sheep and horses scattered over the mountains,…

Sweden for Foodies

Dream Now, Travel Later Author – Anna Buchnea What comes to mind when one thinks of Swedish cuisine? Meatballs are probably right at the top of the list, perhaps followed by gingerbread cookies, and maybe the culinary skills of the Swedish chef on the Muppet show!  While growing up in Sweden, my mother served what…

Fridays with Firdosh

 Author – Firdosh Bulsara At the outset, my thoughts are with all those who have been impacted by this ongoing calamity. May their path to recovery be smooth and swift. Another month has passed in this stay-at-home mode and in our house throughout May, we were definitely getting the travel itch! My wife and I…

Norway by Anna

Author – Anna Buchnea They called her crazy Anna. She earned that nickname because as a girl, she was the first one to jump in the fjord in the spring, before the ice had even melted. A descendant of fishermen, kings, and Vikings, she lived in Hemnes, a small village on the coast in Nordland, 1000 km north…

Fridays with Firdosh

 Author – Firdosh Bulsara You’re probably wondering why I’m sending out a “Friday with Firdosh” letter during this difficult time when almost all of us are in a state of lockdown and some may even be without access to their office computers. But I had this overwhelming urge to communicate with all of you, and…