Every little girl dreams that one day her prince will take her off by carriage to a castle and marry her. But of course these little girls grow up and humdrum reality makes them realize that this is just a fantasy. Or is it?
Mounted on the smaller section of the Playa Pilar Beach, the hotel is directly adjacent to a national park that sports a protected area of towering vegetation-covered dunes… and a beach that is one of the more spectacular in the Caribbean.
I am sitting next to Bou Meng, a lean man in his 70s, who had the unique, rare fate of escaping being murdered in the Khmer Rouge S-21 prison camp in Phnom Penh.
If you make a mistake, people die…
So, when your daughter turns 16, is garnering honors in high school, and is absolutely horse-mad, what does a doting father do? He takes her to Lipica, of course, for a week’s lessons on these amazing horses.
A herd of 200 was discovered in northeastern Alberta in and through conservation efforts, and the founding of the Wood Buffalo National Park, which, at 44,807 km2 is slightly larger than Switzerland, is where the herd has grown.
Ports of call included the Honduras’s Roatan Island, with snorkelling on the Meso-American Barrier Reef, one of the longest in the northern hemisphere, and second largest in the world after the Great Barrier Reef.
According to Statistics Canada, the poorest provinces have the oldest populations… and wealthiest have the youngest.
These symbols appear distinctly pagan, consisting of linear figures, similar or identical to Viking runes or pagan Lithuanian ideograms.
Since 1982, the castle has been owned and operated once again as a hotel by the van Kuik family. For about the price of a mid-range hotel, in this part of Europe you can stay in a real castle! Only one disappointment… we didn’t see any ghosts.