Articles by Robert Stephen (CSW)

Return To Vimy

(TORONTO, ON) – The National Film Board and the Vimy Foundation- produced film Vimy Ridge is a story told of a young Canadian girl’s return to…


Scotch Whisky Advent Calendar

(TORONTO, ON) – You may remember as a child the Advent Christmas calendar with every day in December, up to and including Christmas, rewarded you…


A Pair Of Bierzo Wines

(TORONTO, ON) – Bierzo is an upcoming wine producing region in Spain, northwest of the Spanish city of Léon, and most noticeably producing wines from the Mencia…



Not Your Usual Gins

(TORONTO, ON) – It is rare to see a Canadian made gin and it is even more unusual to find a yellow-coloured one. You may…


Ha Long Bay Revisited

(HA LONG BAY, VIETNAM) – Three and a half hours from Hanoi lies Ha Long Bay. It is oft touted as Vietnam’s most spectacular sight….


Delirious At The Met

(NEW YORK, NY) – The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York (MetBreuer) is presenting an art exhibit entitled Delirious: Art at the Limits of…


Are You Depressed, Part Two

(TORONTO, ON) – You are perhaps the least qualified person to determine if you are depressed. No offence intended, but before you surrender to your…


Are You Depressed, Part 1

(TORONTO, ON) – Whether or not you are depressed is a question best asked of a psychiatrist or psychologist. All of us get a bit…


Ha Long Bay

(HA LONG BAY, VIETNAM) – If you are heading to Vietnam’s Ha Long Bay you can either go for a day cruise or an over-nighter….