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Name: Tamara
Hometown: Vernon, Canada
Join Date: May 10, 2007
Contributions: peppertm has written about 181 places, shared 1,226 photos, left 864 comments, and smiled 931 times.
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Travel Plans
Africa
dream destination
Iceland
dream destination
Australia
dream destination
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Countries I've Traveled To
Languages Spoken
English. Some French. A bit of Spanish. Even less Russian.
Interests
Books you might find in my backpack
Music you might find me listening to while waiting for my plane
Most Memorable Travel Experience
-Ireland. Enough said.
-Scotland. Everything about it is fabulous! But specifically? The crazy, drunk old man bleeding profusely from the head, yet oblivious to it as he was so wrapped up in his dancing to the bagpipe/drum band playing in the street.

-Vatican City- Being THIS CLOSE to puking in the Sistine Chapel. Don't go there when hungover.

-Bicycling through the countryside in The Netherlands (around Edam).

-Elevator adventures in Lucerne. My friend and I could not get it to work properly, and would end up on the floor we started on, over and over again!

-Paragliding in Hopfgarten, Austria

-Being chased by the gypsies who were trying to sell their products in Pisa, Italy.

-2010 Olympics in Vancouver, BC.

-Walking from Ontario to Quebec...you can ask me about it.

-Getting lost while snorkeling in the Dominican Republic. We ended up in the middle of the ocean...literally.

-Disneyland!! It really is the happiest place on Earth!

-Swimming with dolphins in Mexico...a lifelong dream come true!

-Cuba. All of it!!

-San Francisco...FOOD HEAVEN!!!!

-Costa Rica - ziplining, and then accidentally stepping on a snake. I didn't even see it!

Profile
-I'm Canadian.
-I have dual citizenship. I'm also Australian, although I've never been there.
-I LOVE HOCKEY!
-I'm an elementary school teacher.
-I love reading and art, among other things.
-I'm crazy about music. I'd actually say I'm a music snob.
-I love vampire stories. So much so that I want to be a vampire.
-My favourite colour is green.
-I love laughing.
-I really like vodka and fruity alcoholic drinks.
-I don't bite my fingernails.
-I have too many pairs of shoes.
-I collect watches.
-I don't smoke.
-I'm a kick-ass Monopoly player.
-I can't think of anything else to say. If you have questions, just ask!
DAO says:
Happy Birthday!
Posted on: Feb 23, 2017
vulindlela says:
Happy Birthday!
Posted on: Feb 23, 2017
Paulovic says:
Happy birthday Tamara! :)
Posted on: Feb 23, 2017
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peppertm's Travel Blogs

Summer, 2010
Jul 26, 2010 – Aug 08, 2010
I spent 2 weeks visiting Ottawa, Montreal and Quebec City.
Overview 2,724 words 161 18 228
The Olympics at Vancouver, 2010
Feb 17, 2010 – Feb 19, 2010
I've been to Vancouver many times, but my visit during the 2010 Olympics was the absolute best one I've ever had. It was amazi…
Overview 0 words 91 32 108
Jul 02, 2009 – Jul 25, 2009
My European vacation had been in the works for a while, I just didn’t know that I would do it through Contiki tours. Origina…
Overview 10,523 words 502 40 205
This blog was featured on Friday September 11th, 2009
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peppertm's Travel Reviews

Average priced "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in Ottawa, Canada
We had to make a reservation to ensure we got a table. Originally we wanted to eat at 7:00. How…
Average priced "Sights & Attractions" in Gatineau, Canada
Some of the exhibitions were really interesting and some of the exhibitions were boring and we j…
Average priced "Restaurants, Cafes & Food" in Ottawa, Canada
We went to this pub, found in Byward Market, and had great fish and chips. We sat upstairs in t…