How to Visit Cinque Terre the RIGHT way

  Cinque Terre is a very popular destination in Italy, with no shortage of articles written about the place.  Because of this, it is often crowded with tourists and hard to get around.  So we are here to help you learn how to visit Cinque Terre the RIGHT way.  Translated from Italian, “cinque terre” means […]

Milan by Foot: 5 Things to See & Do in a Day

  Before the melancholy of vacation withdrawal sets in, I’m here to share how I recently spent two weeks in Italy. First stop: Milan. We only spent one full day in Milan, so that’s all you’re getting folks! A one day walking itinerary (sort of) to help you plan your trip. While traveling by car […]

The Fogo Island Inn – A Newfoundlander’s Experience

  Ever since the Fogo Island Inn opened it’s doors to the public back in 2013, I’ve dreamed of staying there.  The building and interior design are stunning, and the social and economic values of the Inn are to be admired.  I hoped one day I’d stay at the inn, I just didn’t think it’d […]

3 Days in San Francisco – An Outsiders Guide – PART 2

If you missed our post last week, I shared a few travel tips for San Francisco.   We covered where to stay, how to get around and a few recommended restaurants to check out.  Well today,  we are delving into how Josh and I spent our days!   I hope you’ll be able to gather some ideas […]

3 Days in San Francisco – An Outsiders Guide – PART 1

  Ahh, San Francisco.  The “other” foggy city is by far one of my most favourite travel destinations.  It’s a gem, even if the weather is a little too much like home, but maybe that’s part of the draw?  It also doesn’t hurt that on both occasions I’ve traveled there, the locals were extremely friendly […]

The Weekend Getaway: Tips and Tricks for Efficient Packing

Back in June I had an amazing weekend trip to San Francisco, and though it was only short, we managed to cram in a lot (post on that coming soon!!).  Having only gone for a few days I had to be mindful of how I packed, so I thought I’d create a basic guide for packing for short trips…