Apologies for lack of posts in past month or two. We just returned home from a three-week trip to Asia that saw us visit five countries and eight cities (we’ve done more in less time but sometimes it’s better to… Continue Reading
Hey, so you’re considering spending a long weekend or so in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada? Well then consider no more, and make it happen. Vancouver Island, home to the quaint yet cosmopolitan city of Victoria, is a beautiful spot on Canada’s west coast, just… Continue Reading
Just wanted to link to a friend’s new article in the Edmonton Journal: Danger from above: A mountaineer’s formidable view of Mount Athabasca. You can check out Nick’s photo portfolio here. Talented man!
BOOK IT! BOOK REVIEW by Let’s Get Away: Lonely Planet’s The Best Things In Life are Free (The Ultimate Money-Saving Travel Guide) is the perfect travel book for budget-oriented travelers who find joy in saving money while traveling and doing… Continue Reading
Here are some must-use tips for cheaper trips for Canadians planning or booking a vacation. 1. Sign up and book travel through Ebates. Sign up here. Basically anything you normally purchase online, you can click through to the site on… Continue Reading
Portland is definitely a heck of a fun town to check out if you have a spare weekend. I love cities with great public transport, especially ones where you can take a metro light rail train from the airport right… Continue Reading
We were in the beautiful Canadian city of Montreal for 3 days for Canada’s Heritage Day long weekend (July 30 to August 1st) and it was a glorious, action-packed three days. Tons of events happen in Montreal, and this weekend… Continue Reading
Want to try somewhere new outside the usual ski traps in the Rockies — Lake Louise, Sunshine, etc? Just 2 hours from Calgary and 6 hours from Edmonton, Panorama is a spot to check out. The skiing is great, serving… Continue Reading