Author Archives: Tina

Kate Middleton and the Canadian Maple Leaf

Maple leaf is a Canadian icon. It is the symbol of Canadian identity. The Canadian flag has a red maple leaf on a white background. The symbols of Canada can heighten not only our awareness of our country but also … read more

Kate Middleton dons different hairstyles on visit to Canada

The rains and the winds did not stop Kate Middleton from having fun during her Royal official Canadian tour of 2011.   Most of the time, she wore her hair in its natural form, shoulder length loose curls.   In one instance, … read more

Gianna Hun South Korean actress in Snow Flower role

Gianna Hun is the westernized name for  Jun Ji Hyun, a South Korean actress and model who made her Hollywood crossover role in the movie “Blood, the Last Vampire”.  Gianna Hun plays the leading role for “Snow Flower and the … read more

Will and Kate at the Skoki Lodge

Deep in the Rocky Mountains far above the tourist village of Lake Louise lies Skoki  Lodge.   A historic backcountry cabin 11 kilometres from the Lake Louise Ski Area, it was built in 1931 and is a designated historic site, owned … read more

Honeymooning in Canada

International travellers made 15.9 million trips to Canada in 2010 contributing to Canada’s $29.7-billion tourism industry.   With the Royal Couple’s 2011 first official Royal tour for the newly weds, Canada has gained worldwide attention as the world follows the William … read more

Royal visit full of Canadian iconic images

The royal couple,  William and Kate  who arrived in Canada on June 30 for their  nine-day tour and honeymoon, along with 1,300 accredited local and international journalists,  is a tremendous marketing opportunity for Canada as images after images of the … read more

Berries of North America

A Canadian company unveils its new line of handcrafted jewellery called Berry Luscious. Inspired by the berries of North America, Tangleberry Boutique features jewellery that are modelled after all kinds of berries including Blackberries, American bitter sweet orange berries, tangleberries, … read more