The land of the flying fish and sandy white beaches and the home of rum. A Bajan holiday involves rum cocktails, relaxation, leisure and snorkelling with turtles. Barbados is the birthplace of Rihanna. Chattels are small moveable wooden houses which are closely tied to the island's heritage. In olden days when these houses were purchased they could be moved from one property to another hence they were constructed on blocks which made them easier to move. The best mode of transport is via the local reggae buses!

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When I think about Canada the following springs to mind: Maple Syrup, Marijuana, Ice Hockey and stunning vistas! Canadians are also the most polite people that we have ever come across. The wildlife is spectacular - bear and whale watching off the remote Knight Inlet made forever memories. The National Parks are out of this world and we covered many miles in our huge RV - the only way to do it! We were also fortunate enough to take the Silver and Blue train coast to coast across Canada - an amazing journey!

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