Category Archives: travel

Scando on a Budget

Budget is probably not the first word that springs to mind when you think of Scandinavia. I had heard that it is one of the most expensive travel destinations in the world, so why were we including this in our … Continue reading

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England on a Budget

One keyword to sum up our three months of travel would have to be BUDGET. We were both well aware of the restraints we were faced with before we left Canada and what little money we had managed to save … Continue reading

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The Long Way Home

 

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Portland, Oregon

Have you ever seen the TV show Portlandia before? Basically it takes the piss out of the hipster culture that has grabbed hold of Oregon’s largest city. There are skits about enraged feminists, organic, free range produce and vegans products … Continue reading

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What happens in Vegas…

After visiting Vegas last year I felt I had no reason to ever visit the city of sin again. That box was firmly ticked off. BUT as Steve’s baby sister was doing a trip around the US of A, Vegas … Continue reading

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Those BIG life moves

Moving to a new place is never an easy thing to do. Relocating to Canada would be the fifth time in my life that I have moved into the unknown but this does not make the experience any easier. I … Continue reading

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Life in Canada

Here I am living in a new city, in a country on the other side of the world. I’m pleased to say that after just ten days things are going rather smoothly. After 26 hours I touched down in Vancouver … Continue reading

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