Planning The Ultimate North American Road Trip

Planning The Ultimate North American Road Trip
The US and Canada offer some of the best car journeys in the world. You can roll down the roof and enjoy the coast air, you can go on alpine treks, and you can experience the vastness of land through interstates. You can plan the ultimate North American road trip to suit your interests. Whether you enjoy the coast, the desert, or the mountains... Whether you enjoy adventure, history, glamour, gastronomy, or scenery... You can

From High-Roller Gaming to the Great Outdoors – Vancouver Has Something for Everyone

From High-Roller Gaming to the Great Outdoors – Vancouver Has Something for Everyone
With majestic mountains and forested hillsides as its backdrop as well as a beautiful shoreline to explore, Vancouver, Canada is a great place to visit if you like outdoor sports and activities. But you’ll also find that it’s an interesting city with great restaurants, nightlife, and a selection of tourist attractions such as The Museum of Anthropology and the Vancouver Aquarium. (more…)

Why You Need To Drop It All And Head to The Canadian Rockies

Why You Need To Drop It All And Head to The Canadian Rockies
Social Media, 24-hour news, radio and on the pulse reporting has made daily life very noisy.  More traffic on the roads, more people hitting the town and the loss of weekly family time means we have disconnected from nature and been drawn into technology.  People spend more time looking down at their phones than they do up at the stars. (more…)

The Best Things to do in Lively Montreal, Quebec

The Best Things to do in Lively Montreal, Quebec
If you love the arts, festivals, good food, and simply enjoying life, you have to visit Montreal, the largest city in Quebec. The mix of French and English creates a unique cultural mash-up of European and North American influences throughout the city. The Quebecois people are one of the best parts of Montreal, as they personify the joie de vivre. After leaving your bags at one of the many hotels in Montreal, head out to explore this

Savory Food Around The World

I love food. There I said it. My weekly small pleasures often involve food, and I think about food like all the time. I am for sure guilty of getting hangry and often getting mad at the internet for making me hungry and crave things I can't get. I just realized I may be causing this for other people with this post. I apologize. Food gives me pleasure and sometimes even suffering from craving it.

On The Way Around The World

Sometimes the most beautiful or interesting things happen or are seen on the way to our destination rather than at our destination. As they say, it's about the journey not the destination right? Sometimes, but definitely for this post. Below is a series of photographs taken in transition from getting to point A to point B.  (more…)

48 Hours In Victoria, British Columbia

48 Hours In Victoria, British Columbia
Victoria, British Columbia in Canada is a beautiful and fascinating city. There is something for everyone. There is amazing food to be savoured and stunning nature to be seen. It is full of culture, history and charm. 48 hours are surely not enough to get to know this city but you will get a chance to return home satisfied and will be longing to come back to explore some more.  (more…)

Craigdarroch Castle in Victoria, British Columbia

Craigdarroch Castle is a Victorian experience and a good example of the massive houses built for entrepreneurs who became wealthy during the industrial age. In this case, it was coal baron Robert Dunsmuir, a Scottish immigrant who made his fortune from Vancouver Island coal. The immense fortune of the Dunsmuir family is reflected in the four floors of intricate stained glass windows, complex woodwork and luxurious Victorian-era furnishings. The Castle gives visitors a glimpse of privileged life in the 1890s. (more…)

Abkhazi Garden – The Garden That Love Built in Victoria BC

The Abkhazi Garden was built with love by Prince and Princess Abkhazi since 1946. After living separate lives touched by both privilege and tragedy they married and settled in Victoria, BC. From the streets, the garden can barely be seen, offering just a glimpse of the beautiful natural landscape that lies behind the hedge.  (more…)