Tag: traveling

The Most Beautiful Train Ride in the World: Ella to Kandy

The Most Beautiful Train Ride in the World: Ella to Kandy

The train ride from Ella to Kandy is widely referred to as the most beautiful train ride in the world. This is all thanks to the gorgeous scenery you chug past, from lush tea plantations to winding hills and sprawling fields. If you find yourself […]

A Guide to Writing-on-Stone Provincial Park

A Guide to Writing-on-Stone Provincial Park

One of the most moving places I’ve ever been, the gorgeous Writing-on-Stone Provincial Park is nestled along the Milk River in southern Alberta. How to Get to Writing-on-Stone Provincial Park The drive from Calgary to Writing-on-Stone takes approximately 3.5 hours via Lethbridge. The park is […]

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 […]

Weekend Travel Guide: Devon

Weekend Travel Guide: Devon

The seaside county of Devon in southwest England is a lovely place to go for a weekend escape when one is in desperate need of sunshine and a beach. For anyone who grew up reading Enid Blyton’s ‘Famous Five’ series, this is where I feel […]

How to Spend a Day in Amsterdam

How to Spend a Day in Amsterdam

Amsterdam is one of Europe’s most famous cities. Canals, the Red Light District, and cafes all come to mind when you think of this fascinating city. The best way to get around is on a bike, so that you can beat the crowds and get […]

Culemborg, the Cutest Town in Holland

Culemborg, the Cutest Town in Holland

Culemborg is a quiet little town that epitomizes the everything I dream of when I think of a quaint Dutch lifestyle. Situated just south of Amsterdam, the town is full of cobblestones, intricate architecture and the sweet tolling of bells that make for a lovely […]

Weekend Travel Guide: Nottingham

Weekend Travel Guide: Nottingham

Perhaps not the first place that pops in your head when you think of an ideal weekend escape, the delightful city of Nottingham is full of gems that make it well worth the visit – even if it is often generally wetter than the rest […]

How to Spend a Day in Bath

How to Spend a Day in Bath

Bath is a stunning city in southwestern England, full of old fascinating buildings and rich culture, all teeming with history. Bath is much larger than Oxford, although similar in feel to quaintness and historical interest. While it can be quite touristy and busy, there are […]

A Guide to Visiting UNESCO’s Stonehenge

A Guide to Visiting UNESCO’s Stonehenge

Most people will immediately recognize photographs of the strange ring-formation of stones in southwestern England. A famous UNESCO world heritage site, and listed on many lists of places to see before you die, Stonehenge attracts over a million visitors per year. At over 4300 years […]

Weekend Travel Guide: Orcas Island, Washington

Weekend Travel Guide: Orcas Island, Washington

Just off the coast of Washington State in the northwestern part of the United States you can find yourself in a true PNW environment. A cluster of islands that entice visitors and locals alike with their mystery and magic just begging to be discovered make […]