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Exploring the Beach Town of Mirissa

Exploring the Beach Town of Mirissa

Mirissa, a sprawling beach town attracting a hip surfer vibe, is so different from the bustling, near-chaotic capital city of Colombo. We spent one day and one night exploring the local spots of this quickly developing coastal town. Many travelers prefer Mirissa to nearby Unawatuna, […]

Where to Watch the Sunset in Vancouver: Jean Beaty Park

Where to Watch the Sunset in Vancouver: Jean Beaty Park

We were sitting in Sarah’s Kitsilano apartment craving Indian takeout which we then proceeded to order from a place called Judge’s. We didn’t realize it was downtown, which meant they didn’t deliver to our area, so we ended up having to hop in the car and […]

Whyte Lake Hike

Whyte Lake Hike

The hike up to Whyte Lake in West Vancouver is a short one ending at a lovely little lake which is perfect for a warm, refreshing dip after your climb. We hiked to Whyte Lake in the middle of an air advisory warning due to […]

Walking the Stanley Park Seawall

Walking the Stanley Park Seawall

On a warm sunny downtown evening, we walked the entire loop of the famous Vancouver Seawall that wraps around the incredible Stanley Park, the world’s number one park! The loop is best walked from Coal Harbour to English Bay. Start with an ice cream at […]

Visiting Corfe Castle

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, on Kirrin Island, just out […]

Visiting Cardiff Castle

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 all of Cardiff surrounding the […]

Exploring England’s Capital: 30 Things to Do in London

Exploring England’s Capital: 30 Things to Do in London

One of my favourite cities in the world is my home city of London. Bursting to the seams with nuances and attractions, while simultaneously embodying a rich culture, there is something for everyone in this fascinating place. London City itself is only a very small percentage […]

How to Spend a Day in Bristol

How to Spend a Day in Bristol

The beautiful harbor town of Bristol sits about an hour away from the border with Wales. Although somehow I managed to visit on the UK’s hottest day of the summer, we still managed to visit the highlights of this fun city, before hiding from the sweltering […]

How to Spend a Day in Brighton

How to Spend a Day in Brighton

If you’re spending time in the UK, and you’re dying for a seaside escape (yes, the UK does actually have some beautiful beaches!), then make your way south of London to the coastal city of Brighton. Small white houses line the streets leading away from […]