Weekly Wrap: Week of August 22nd, 2011's Weekly Wrap Logo

Earlier this week here in Canada we had a major political figure, Jack Layton, pass away of Cancer at 61 years old… almost 4 months to the day after winning his biggest campaign ever.

And then 2 days later, Steve Jobs, CEO of Apple, 56 years old, resigns due to his health issues… after not too long ago guiding his company to becoming the biggest tech company in the World… and being at their most successful point ever.

“What’s the point Nancy & Shawn?” you say…

…the point is, and we know we don’t need to tell you, life is precious, and we only get one shot at it!

Let’s all make sure we make the most of it (like we talk about in our Free eBook) and that we’re doing the things we want to be doing and spending time with those we want to be with as you never know how things are going to turn out tomorrow…

…just had to throw that out there today. 🙂

So without further ado, here’s what happened this week on



So just what is an International Travel Club anyways?

If you’ve been hanging out with us on or on Facebook, etc. and have been reading our blog posts and updates you’ll have heard us say once or twice that we’re members of an International Travel Club that helps us save thousands of dollars on our trips. Well, as some of our readers have been asking us, “Just what is an International Travel Club?”, today we’re going to give you that answer. Click below and get the secret now!

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For serious travel lovers, a Panama Canal transit is a must!

Doing a Panama Canal transit was high on our “Bucket List” for quite some time and this past Christmas we got to scratch it off! Click below and get our review through words, pictures & video… enjoy!

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Check out our Day in and Pictures of Cartagena, Colombia

When we did our Panama Canal transit last Christmas we also got to visit some really other great places nearby… one being Cartagena, Colombia… today we wanted to share our pictures of Cartagena and a little review of this historic place. Click below to check it out and… enjoy!

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Video of us enjoying a River Float in Puntarenas, Costa Rica

This past Christmas we had the opportunity to visit Puntarenas, Costa Rica…what a Beautiful place! Click below to see our video of our River Float through the Jungle while there.

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Video of us at the Cliff Divers in Acapulco, Mexico

This past Christmas we also had the opportunity to visit Acapulco, Mexico…and of course we just had to go check out the famous La Quebrada Cliff Divers! 🙂 Click below to see our video of these amazing daredevils in action.

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As always, we appreciate You!

Nancy & Shawn

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