one of the interesting creatures found in Prince Edward Island (PEI), Canada
5 Minutes with …
Traveling man …
For Postcards from Valencia’s 7th interview, we are pleased to present John B, a fellow Canadian. We first met 2 years ago when he and his wife Brenda decided to visit Valencia. They reached out to us via InterNations, one of the international groups for people who live or travel abroad.
Bedeque, P.E.I., Canada
ALWAYS IN MY LUGGAGE
Lightweight pants, wrinklefree shirt and sunscreen
3 FAVORITE HOME-AWAY-FROM-HOME PLACES
1. Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
2. Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
3. Valencia, Spain
A FAVORITE TRAVEL MEMORY
Watching the sunset on the Bay of Banderas in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
DO YOU ROLL, FOLD OR USE PACKING CUBES?
3 MONEY-SAVING TRAVEL TACTICS I USE
1. Priceline for hotels
2. Booking flights for travel on Tuesdays and Wednesdays
3. Booking Business Class seats to resort destinations such as Puerto Vallarta
3 WAYS THAT I HAVE FUN WHILE TRAVELING
1. visiting museums
2. sitting at outdoor cafés and meeting new people
3. trying new bars
MY TRAVEL MANTRA
Be open and accepting to new situations, people etc.
ON A PLANE, TRAIN OR AUTOMOBILE I ...
Play games such as trying to identify a person, place or thing using clues.
THE LAST BOOK I READ WAS ...
No Is Not Enough by Naomi klein
NUMBER OF CITIES VISITED
I can’t count that high …
MY IDEAL DINNER PARTY : ME + 4 OTHERS
Bill Gates, Tiger Woods, Michelle Obama and Bill Maher
3 THINGS I DO AS SOON AS I LAND AT THE AIRPORT/PORT TERMINAL
1. pick up local info
2. find the easiest and cost effective way to town
3. reset my watch to the local time
3 THINGS I DO AFTER I CHECK-IN AT A HOTEL
1. Pick up info from the desk
3. go out for a meal
FAVORITE TRAVEL OUTFIT
Smart casual with lightweight flexible materials