When in Vancouver do as the tourists do…

After arriving in Vancouver, I spent four nights at the Samesun Hostel. Really fun place to stay! Energetic and informative staff with a real buzz about the place which helps to foster meeting new people. I liked it there a lot! They organise daily activities as a group so I joined in for Lynn's Canyon … Continue reading When in Vancouver do as the tourists do…

Anne of Green Gables, and other kindred spirits

Prince Edward Island, I'm coming back. It has so much to see and do and I honestly didn't even begin to scratch the surface. With only 1.5 days there, I really only had the time to do the Anne of Green Gables sights and one beautiful walk, and it was so so good. I met … Continue reading Anne of Green Gables, and other kindred spirits

Niagara Falls; God’s playground

Niagara Falls was amazing!! It was splendourous and just good... Fun! It was July 1st and so Canada Day, and Canada's 150th birthday at that so it was busy but what a place to spend Canada Day! But first, getting there. My tour, Niagara Day Tours, left Toronto around 8:30 and we headed to Niagara … Continue reading Niagara Falls; God’s playground

Climb every mountaaiiiin

Sorry for the massive silence on this blog! We can split the blame between internet, busyness, or just plain tiredness and no motivation. From here on out there is much less history and more stunning views. As they say, a picture is worth a thousand words, so expect less talking and I'll let the photos … Continue reading Climb every mountaaiiiin

Austrian Mountains and Small White Gazebos, these are a few of my favourite things

One couldn't help but be happy and twirl here.... My sound of music tour was amazing! I was picked up in style from the hotel. Our tour guide was fantastic. Dressed in her traditional dress, Christi was the sort of woman to bake you gingerbread men and make you drink her hot chocolate.  The lakes … Continue reading Austrian Mountains and Small White Gazebos, these are a few of my favourite things