Two Years in Canada

Two years ago today, I moved to Vancouver, Canada. Vancouver stole my heart. Situated in beautiful British Columbia, Vancouver is surrounded by mountains and the ocean. When we arrived in Canada, we were granted with a two year Working Holiday Visa. However, two years just hasn't been enough and we're definitely not ready to go… Continue reading Two Years in Canada

Visiting the Colosseum

The Colosseum is one of the most iconic landmarks in Europe. Aptly known as the Eternal City, Rome'sΒ history spans over 28 centuries. The Colosseum is just one of the city's magnificent pieces of ancient architcture and is almost 2000 years old. I studied history at university and completed my final year dissertation on Italian history… Continue reading Visiting the Colosseum

Camping at Birkenhead Lake

One rental car, two nights, three amazing friends, five bears, and an uncountable number of magical moments - venturing into the wilderness for my first camping trip was quite the adventure. Birkenhead Lake Provincial Park is off the beaten track, hidden at the end of a fifteen kilometer long gravel road. It is secluded, peaceful… Continue reading Camping at Birkenhead Lake

A Stunning Stay in Seattle

Seattle is a stunning city situated in the Pacific Northwest. It is often referred to as 'the Emerald City' due to the copious number of parks and lush green forests surrounding the city. There is so much to do and see in Seattle, it can be difficult to find time for everything. On the first… Continue reading A Stunning Stay in Seattle

Budapest by Night

The streets of Budapest are oozing in history, architecture and culture. When the city lights replace the sun, Budapest is at its most spellbinding. From soaking in the thermal spas, to cruising along the Danube, my Budapest nights were simply magical. Riverside Wanders A stroll beside the Danube is the perfect way to end a… Continue reading Budapest by Night

Road Trippin’ from Vegas to the Grand Canyon

Just like 99% of the population, ticking the Grand Canyon off my bucket list has always been a dream of mine. So, when I was in Vegas, renting a car and doing a road trip was an absolute must. Stop #1 : The Hoover Dam As I was approaching the Hoover Dam by car, I… Continue reading Road Trippin’ from Vegas to the Grand Canyon

Visiting the Calgary Stampede

The Calgary Stampede, aptly known as the Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth, is a 10 day long wonder. From experiencing my very first rodeo, to eating lots of unusual stampede food - I had a thoroughly entertaining weekend. Although Calgary is a relatively normal city the majority of the year; when July comes around, the… Continue reading Visiting the Calgary Stampede