Articles

 

I’ve pasted some links for some of my more recent articles.

Articles before 2009 have been added rather randomly, which should come as no real surprise…the random part I mean.

 

Published Travel Articles & Authentic Living Articles

The Great Canadian Adventure – Vernon Morning Star – May 14, 2017

The Sunshine Coast – Where Art Vibes are Inspired by Nature but Fueled by Good Coffee – The Canadian Traveler Magazine – Feb 5, 2017

Cycling Among the Mennonites – Adventure Cycling Magazine  – October 2016

Passion for Portland – Vernon Morning Star – July 31, 2016 – page 16

Living Like the Royals – Vernon Morning Star – June 2016 

Art Afloat – onBoard Magazine – 2016

Up Close and Personal – onBoard Magazine – 2016 

Searching in the Balkans – Vernon Morning Star – March 27, 2016 – page A15

Searching for the Hero of the Balkans – Delta Optimist – March 25, 2016 – page A20

Travel: In Sarajevo the ‘Roses’ Still Dot the Landscape – Kamloops This Week – Mar 10, 2016 – page B7

Yukon – 10 Reasons to Visit – Westworld – Spring 2016

Hot Spa Deals in the Arizona Desert – Vacay.ca – November 2015 – Online

Vancouver Traveller Reflects On Syrian Refugee Crisis – Georgia Straight – Sept 22, 2015 – Online 

A Weekend in Whistler – Vernon Morning Star – July 26, 2015 – Page A16

Helpful in Helsinki – Kamloops Now – April 17, 2015 – Page B15

Feeling Helpless in Helsinki – Vernon Morning Star – April 26, 2015 – Page 19

Savouring Vancouver Island One Bite at a Time – Delta Optimist –  January 9, 2015

A Suspended State of Waiting – Delta Optimist – December 12, 2014 – A21

Havana Hopes – Kamloops This Week – December 12, 2014 – Page B17

Take a Leap and Go Coasteering in Wales – Georgia Straight newspaper – Oct 8, 2014 

Going for a Stroll in Rye – Vernon Morning Star (page 19) – Sept 07, 2014

Rye & Strolling – Kamloops This Week (page B18 or 43/52) – Sept 12, 2014 

For the Love of Camping – Canadian Living Magazine – July 2014

Taking the Leap – Globe and Mail – April 2014

Diving into the Depths (page 22) – Delta Optimist – January 2014

African Dream – Canadian Living Magazine – January 2014

Diving into the Depths (page A29) Vernon Morning Star – Jan 05, 2014 

Living Just Like the Locals (page B14) Vernon Morning Star  – Dec 15, 2013

Travel like a Local in Puerto Escondido – (pg. 26) The Delta Optimist – Dec 2013

Baja on the Menu for Foodies – (pg. 26) Vernon Morning Star – May 2013

Creating Paris – One Step at a Time – (pg.35) Kamloops This Week – April 2013

Laid-back Glamour in Palm Springs – Saskatoon Star Phoenix – December 2012

Invasion of the Stupids – Adventure Cyclist – Sept/Oct 2012

Harbors Magazine – Fresh Start Retreat – Spring 2012

Harbors Magazine – Finding Inspiration in Johnstone Strait…-Spring 2012

Delta Optimist – Hike Proves to be a Challenge – May 11, 2012

CAA Magazine – Wandering Whistler – Spring 2012

Vernon Morning Star newspaper – Passion for Persia Peaks – August 2011

Travel Writers Tales newspaper syndication –  Fresh Start in Comox – April 2011

Adventure Cyclist Magazine – Hung(a)ry in Style – March 2011

Up! WestJet’s Online Magazine – The BodyHoliday Resort in St. Lucia – February 2011

Vernon Morning Star newspaper – Colours of the Caribbean – January 2011

Surrey Now – Islands as Hot & Lovable as Sauces – January 2011

Vernon Morning Star – Hungarian Rhapsody – September 2010

WestJet’s Online Magazine – The Rendezvous – November 2010

Travel Writers Tales syndication – Hungarian Rhapsody – September 2010

Prince George Free Press – Killers, Kayaks & Toilet Paper – July 2010

Ottawa Citizen – Constancy of Change (Prague) – Aug 2010

Georgia Straight – Lake District Walking in England – August 2010

Travel Writers’ Tales newspaper syndication – Crazy for Arizona

The Coquitlam Now – Killers, Kayaks and Toilet Paper – August 2010

Delta Optimist – Prague’s Past Still Looms Over City – May 2010

Travel Writers’ Tales newspaper syndication – Malawi Moments

Homemakers Magazine – 10 Houseplants that Clean the Air – Summer 2010

Vancouver Sun – Darkness, Dogs and Omega-3s – May 2010

Kamloops Now – Darkness, Dogs and Omega 3s – May 2010

Surrey Now – Darkness, Dogs and Omega 3s – May 2010

Alive Magazine – Restore Your Mind – June 2010

Kamloops Now – Darkness, Dogs and Omega 3 – April 2010

Adventure Cyclist Magazine – Time Traveling in Czech – March 2010

Westworld Online Magazine – Mexico’s Copper Canyon – Feb 2010

More Magazine – How to Start an Eco-Friendly Busines – Nov 2009

Homemakers Magazine – Mind Over Money – June 2009

Ventana Monthly Magazine – The Healthy Trail – June 2009

Adventure Cyclist Magazine – Sweetening the Pot (Croatia) – March 2009

Vancouver Magazine – Shop with a Chef – La Terrazza – March 2009

Georgia Straight – Blues Cruise – March 2009

Vancouver Magazine – Leg Work – Jan 2009

Vancouver Magazine – Shop with a Chef – Le Marrakech – Jan 2009

Saskatoon Star Phoenix newspaper – Amsterdam, an Amazing Place – Nov 2008

Ventana Magazine – Shelter on the Wild West Coast – Nov 2007

Vancouver Magazine – Meth & Kin – March 2006

Georgia Straight – Funeral Directing Biz – Feb 2004

Student Traveler – I Sold My Body for Spanish Lessons!

Opulence Magazine – An Indian Indulgence

Shared Vision Magazine – Breathing Silence

Opulence Magazine – Cashmere and Velvet

Alive Magazine – Escape Without Hurting the Planet

Edmonton Journal – ‘Expect the Unexpected’ Appropriate Road Sign (Northeast India)

Opulence Magazine – Galapagos Islands

Spa Life Magazine – Hiking Just for the Health of It

24 Hours – Action in the City of Angels

Spa Life Magazine – Margaritas or a Massage?

Alive Magazine – Take an Active Spa Vacation

Spa Life Magazine – French Lessons: The Business of Beauty

Student Traveler Magazine – Tips for Safe Toilet Travel

Opulence Magazine – Wild Winds and West Coast Waves

Spa Life Magazine – Reaching Nirvana

Spa Life Magazine – Mix and Max It

Spa Life Magazine – La Belle Province

Adventure Cyclist Magazine – Twenty Years of Shifting Gears

West World Magazine – Heaven’s Gate

Homemakers Magazine – “I hope this meets you…”

Homemakers Magazine –  Mind Over Money

Vancouver Magazine – The Fresh Maker

Westworld Magazine – Pack Mentality

 

6 Responses

  1. Chinu Jhon
    Chinu Jhon at |

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    Ranthambore Tourism

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  2. Pravin shere
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  3. kathleen
    kathleen at |

    I’m looking for the whales!
    Where are the whales?
    When were the whales!
    Kathleen

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  4. Rebecca
    Rebecca at |

    I came across an article that I really wanted to read about can you really ever have enough money – yes – redifining “rich”, collen friesen & Kevin Redl, is this one of your articles, if so, where could I read it?

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    1. colleenfriesen
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      Hi Rebecca,
      Thanks for your interest in that article. I’m pasting a link here and will add it in the list above as well.
      www.colleenfriesen.com/Documents/MindOverMoney.pdf
      Hope it’s helpful.
      Best,
      Colleen Friesen

      Reply

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