Polar Bear Swim at Wreck Beach

For some ridiculous reason, in below-zero temperatures, some friends and I decided that it would be a good idea to join in on our university’s 2nd Annual Polar Bear Swim. Essentially, a couple thousand UBC students make their way down the…

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Visiting Evans Lake

There’s a beautiful lakeside camp tucked away at the end of a dirt road in Squamish, on the shores of Evans Lake. For those lucky to stay here, whether it be for a summer camp or for an event, there…

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Visiting Corfe Castle

It had long been a dream of mine to visit the castle that inspired one of my favourite series of all time. Enid Blyton’s Famous Five Adventures are often based around an enchanting castle by the name of Kirrin Castle,…

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24 Hours in Bournemouth

I hopped on a train in Southampton to make my way along the coast to Bournemouth for a one-night stay in in this beachfront escape. STAY: the Carisbroke Hotel is a lovely walk through town from the train station and is…

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A Weekend on the Isle of Wight

A perfect escape for a long weekend, the Isle of Wight is perched just off of the UK’s southern coast. Sweet streets and gorgeous sunsets beckon to travelers looking for luxury hideaways or cozy B&Bs. How to Get to the…

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Visiting Cardiff Castle

We spent the day in Cardiff, with the highlight of our day being to visit the grand and magnificent Cardiff Castle. The architecture is beautiful, the decoration is detailed and there’s a brilliant lookout point where you can see almost…

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