Victoria Gilbert

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De Simone Winery

“It all started with a dream and a shovel”. Blue flames and illuminated barrels flanking golden initials, DV, are the first things you see upon entering the stylish retail store at De Simone Vineyards in Niagara-on-The-Lake. Vincenzo Robert De S...
Niagara Mall

Sensual Niagara

The winters in Canada bring people inside. Inside intimate restaurants, inside lounges with live music, inside firelit rooms and inside steamy baths. The outdoo...

Cycling Surrender

The trick is to smile. Not too much, just the sides of the mouth pulled up ever-so-slightly,as Naomi Campbell says, “smize”. The road is curved ahead and our bikes whirr around a corner flanked by old trees. The constant pumping of you...
Underwater Niagara

Underwater Niagara

The water looked fast. “Let’s jump in at the same time so we don’t lose each other,” says Coral, my dive partner who at this moment, eyes smiling through ...