Ok, so Quebec I absolutely fell head over heels in love with! But I don’t know if it would be fair to say it’s my favourite city in Canada, because it legitimately felt like we were walking into a small … Continue reading
Montreal is a city of two halves. It’s the English meets French of Canada and my poor untrained French ear was struggling a little, I must admit (as I’m sure were the ears of all those poor French speaking Canadians … Continue reading
One cannot visit a country without a wander through its capital! Luckily for us, a few good friends we met in The Middle East a few years ago happen to live there which gave us a perfect reason to visit … Continue reading
We couldn’t possibly go to Toronto without venturing down to Niagara Falls! We’ll be down in NYC in the not too distant future, and I know a lot of people take the trip to the falls from here but we … Continue reading
Most of the time we had in Toronto we spent on foot, getting a feel for the city and it’s nooks and crannies. To be honest we didn’t do anything too touristy, but sometimes I enjoy cities more when you’re … Continue reading
I love big cities. I love being dwarfed by sweeping skyscapes, being a spec in a sea of people, being overwhelmed by the odour of traffic and coffee. Toronto was everything I wanted it to be. A big city with … Continue reading
One of the things we loved about Vancouver was having Stanley Park within walking distance of the city. I love how you can go from being completely immersed in concrete and high rises one moment, then ocean and cold breeze … Continue reading
Vancouver is one of those fantastic cities that with a warm shirt on your back and some hot coffee in your belly, you can explore completely on foot. I love seeing a city from ground level at a slow walking … Continue reading
This is my first ever visit to Vancouver (to Canada at all, actually!) and I am 100% in love already. What a city! And the people are just so take-your-breath-away-lovely. Seriously. Vancouver, I’m in love! With curiosity niggling at our … Continue reading
Hello blogging world. My poor blog has been left alone for a few weeks now, sorry dear readers, life has overtaken a little…but never fear, all is about to start happening again.
Im writing this from a hipstery little cafe in Willis Street, Wellington, filling up on my last kiwi-caffeine fix before embarking on the next adventure.
This time tomorrow I will be waking in Vancouver. British Colombia my next coffee will be provided by you! Ill be working my way across Canada and back across the states, backpack on back and sister by my side. Feet have been still for too long (9 months at home…phoar!) Adventure awaits! !