Iron ore: Yes, the juice is bitter

The competition is fierce among the top iron ore miners to drive down costs. In recent days BHP Billiton has touted its plan to usurp all – Rio Tinto in particular – as the lowest cost miner of iron ore, which is the main ingredient in steel making. The miner is hosting analysts in Australia…

FNV’s Pierre Lassonde backs Nicaragua explorer

Calibre Mining (TSX-V:CXB) added some financial muscle behind its exploration plans – geared to a wholly owned gold project in Nicaragua that has produced some stellar grades – with a C$2 million financing by Pierre Lassonde, Chairman of Franco-Nevada Corporation, a major precious metals royalty company. The market clearly liked what it saw, boosting Calibre’s…

CALIFORNIA

When discussing California, you can start with the ever-entertaining Hollywood and its globally relevant scandals. Then you can go on by pointing out how many famous people live in Los Angeles, in neighborhoods such as Malibu or Beverly Hills. You can also praise its incredible beaches and talk about how easy you can go from…

Reasons to Visit Mexico City

Travelers tend to avoid Mexico City, aiming instead for Mexico’s beaches and smaller, more tourist-filled towns. Yet Mexico City offers some of Mexico’s most vibrant arts and culinary culture and is far more cosmopolitan and safe than travelers assume. Since most visitors to Mexico have to pass through the city anyway en route elsewhere, it’s…

About Coleman Camp Stoves

The Coleman brand has been around for many years and is widely trusted by many people. Most of its products are durable. However, no matter how a durable a product is, there will be times when you will need to replace a part. Coleman offers a variety of replacement parts for its camp stoves should…

Banff National Park Recreational Activities

Established in 1885, Banff National Park in Alberta is Canada’s oldest national park. The nearly 2,600-square-mile national park features gorgeous mountains, glaciers, ice fields and forests. Banff National Park’s beautiful scenery is the perfect setting for many recreational sports and activities. Hiking With over 1,000 miles of defined trails, hiking is one of the most…

PHILIPPINES

Philippines is a country in Southeast Asia with a very colorful cultural background. It received influences from Anglo-Saxon and Hispanic countries and it took from the states around it Chinese or Indian elements, not to mention the strong Polynesian influence. This atypical blending resulted in fascinating traditions, countless superstitions and an interesting system of beliefs.…

HAWAII

Who hasn’t ever thought about a vacation in Hawaii? This is the epitome of a tropical, luxurious destination, with wonderful beach settings, exotic fruits and relaxing atmosphere. Surfing seems to be the favorite sport of the state and is no wonder why: the waves crashing at the shore, the hot weather and the locals keeping…