Is your New Years Resolution to travel more? To leave the familiar and step into the unknown? To really allow yourself to know what freedom feels like? If so, read on. If not, read on.
2015 was without a doubt one of the most significant years of my life; it was the year I turned 30, the year my career really took off, the year I challenged myself both mentally and physically, and the year I jumped out of a plane for the first time.
Meet Berman Gomez. He used to earn money as a child carrying firewood to a local bakery and buckets of water to various neighbourhoods who needed it. Today, he’s a local wildlife expert in Nicaragua who taught me much more than just the facts.
Imagine a week without cell phone service; where you survive with only what you are carrying in your backpack. You depend on Mother Nature to provide you with water sources like creeks and streams to keep you hydrated. You wait for the tides to go down so that you can hike along the ocean floor. […]
Every so often I find myself driving along the Sea to Sky Highway towards Whistler and every time I do, there is always one particular mountain which catches my eye in the distance. It’s called Black Tusk and it’s a beast I never thought I had the physical capacity to take on.
Do you ever have one of those ‘holy shit this is one of the most amazing days of my life’ moment? Yeah, well this right here is THAT moment. Allow me to give you some background: Back in 2009 and 2010, I lived in Australia on a working holiday visa. Five years later, I found […]
Living in Canada has made me a bit of a pro at finding warm places to escape to in the winter. After travelling all over the world, Miami is still one of my favourite places to visit, (even if it’s just a stop-over for a couple of days). The city has so much to offer […]
One of the 10 tallest buildings in Toronto, the Shangri-La Hotel is a thing of beauty. Designed by Vancouver architect James Cheng, there is so much beautiful detail that went into this stunning piece of glass that lives right downtown at University and Adelaide St in the heart of the Entertainment District.
As I stared at my flight itinerary to see a 7am flight, I was already dreading having to wake up at 4am […]