Archive for 'Canada'

The ‘Top Spots’ Travel Guide to Toronto this Summer

Posted on 01. Apr, 2013 by .


Canada’s most diverse city has something for everyone. For those of you planning a trip to Toronto this summer, here’s our list of what not to miss, where to eat, and what to do while you’re there.

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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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500 days on the road: Tops & Flops of the last 100 days

Posted on 21. Sep, 2011 by .


We have been on the road now for 500 days! Read on for some road-trippin’ highs and a couple of risky lows, plus delicious food pics and two helpful travel recommendations we have learned in these last 100 days on the road.

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500 days on the road: Reflections on the last 100 days

Posted on 20. Sep, 2011 by .


13 September marked our 500th day on the road – it has been almost 18 months now since we started traveling and we spent the last 100 days traveling in Portugal, Canada and the U.S. Read on for a summary of our reflections and find our where we are headed next!

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Polaroid of the week: Street art in Montreal, Canada

Posted on 18. Aug, 2011 by .


Montreal is known for its French feel, but who knew that there would be such a great street art scene. We loved this Mexican mama, tattoo and all!

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