The Craig Bay Travellers newsletter needs your articles! Please consider putting fingers to keyboard to share your travel experiences with your Craig Bay community. Simply send articles to firstname.lastname@example.org. Here are the deadlines for the next few issues: MAY 2020 … deadline APRIL 22nd … The theme is “JUST ADD WATER”, all about holidays on the water. JUNE 2020 … deadline MAY 25th … The theme is “ONE OF A KIND”, unique places [...]
JUST A REMINDER... There is no December issue of the Craig Bay Travellers newsletter. However, there’s no time like the present to start composing a few lines for the January 2020 issue … Life’s a Beach. Do you love beach vacations? Have you found some superb locations that you could share with your Craig Bay community? Perhaps you are already receiving this e-mail from your warmer, more southerly homes, such as Mexico or [...]
A WILDLIFE EXTRAVAGANZA ON SOUTH GEORGIA ISLAND Once again, Wally and Alison Chinn will be offering one of their travelogue photo presentations to Craig Bay residents, this time featuring a tiny island in the southern ocean, South Georgia Island. Here, the Antarctic spring is the setting for an intensive wildlife extravaganza. King penguins, fur seals and southern elephant seals gather in the hundreds of thousands for their annual birthing and mating assemblies. [...]
The September issue of the Craig Bay Travellers newsletter will feature canyons around the world. If you have fond memories of a canyon trip ... Agawa, Antelope, Maligne or Grand, for example ... please share them with your Craig Bay community. Simply send your notes and a photograph or two to email@example.com by Friday, August 23rd. For recent newcomers to Craig Bay, please use the same e-mail address if you want to sign up [...]
JUST A REMINDER… Because the Summer holidays are upon us and folks are busy either travelling, hosting guests or just chillin’ out, the August issue of the Craig Bay Travellers newsletter will simply be a mix of short anecdotes, “vignettes”. No pressure! Keep your travel tales as short as you like, and share an experience, whether funny, awe-inspiring or even scary. Anything goes. (Well, almost.) The deadline for the August issue is JULY 22nd. [...]
The July issue of the travel newsletter will feature festivals around the world. Have you been to Ottawa’s Winterlude, Munich’s Oktoberfest or Mardi Gras in New Orleans? How about the BC Seafood Festival in Courtenay? So many festivals; so little time! If you have painted the town red, whooped it up, let your hair down or generally celebrated somewhere around the world, please bring back that party feeling and send your reminiscences to [...]
For those who are on the email list to receive the Travellers Newsletter facilitated by Mandy Trickett, please note that she is experiencing email issues while abroad and was not able to send out this month's issue - so instead, we have posted it here for you!