Archive for 'Canada'

Niagara Falls smack down : The American falls vs The Canadian Side

Posted on 01. Aug, 2014 by .


After visiting both the American and the Canadian side of the Niagara Falls, here’s my verdict on which side is better and what you need to know when visiting the Falls!

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Facing my fear of heights in Whistler, Canada

Posted on 18. Jun, 2014 by .


Confession: I have a fear of heights that borders on a PANIC of heights. I had to face it in Whistler, Canada – read on for one of the most horrifying experiences in my life.

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Polaroid of the week: The winter wonderland of Whistler, Canada

Posted on 08. Jun, 2014 by .


I couldn’t believe my eyes when we arrived on the peak of Whistler Mountain last week and I found myself knee-deep in snow!

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Polaroid of the week: Walking on rainbows in Vancouver, Canada

Posted on 01. Jun, 2014 by .


I arrived in Canada on Friday for the Great Coast Road Trip! Vancouver, our first stop, has already made a huge impression. Read what we’ve been up to so far.

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Goodbye 2011: Our year of travel in pictures

Posted on 31. Dec, 2011 by .


Another amazing year is coming to an end – our 2nd as full-time travelers! It’s hard to believe just how much we have done this year…check out some of our photo highlights of 2011!

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Ottawa UnLOCKed: Finding the key to conquering Canada’s Capital City

Posted on 14. Nov, 2011 by .


Ottawa is a clean, green city filled with some of the nicest citizens we have met along the way, but there is much more to the city than first impressions may reveal. Luckily we discovered that the key to conquering Ottawa is all about the locks.

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Street Art special: Oh Canada!

Posted on 08. Nov, 2011 by .


The wide open spaces in Ontario and Quebec contrast entirely with the urban scenes of street art around every corner in cities like Montreal, Toronto, Quebec City and Ottawa. Find out which city has the best street art according to the two of us Street Art fan girls!

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A little piece of Europe: 24 hours in Quebec City

Posted on 04. Nov, 2011 by .


The symphony of sounds on the streets are so classically French it is hard to believe we are actually in Canada. We just loved Quebec City! Read on for our 24 hours in town, plus seasonal tips!

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Why we didn’t like Niagara Falls (but still recommend you go!)

Posted on 26. Oct, 2011 by .


The Niagara Falls are more amazing than we expected, but we were less than enthused about the town. Luckily, we found the perfect solution to make a trip to the falls a much more authentic, relaxing experience.

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Ooh la la – Cycling in Montreal is a dream

Posted on 23. Oct, 2011 by .


Discovering Montreal’s public bicycle rental system made exploring the city so much easier! We had 24 hours to see Montreal’s main sights and neighborhoods and cycling in Montreal is a breeze!

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