Taking my time to amble through the world in search of slow travel adventures

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A Stranger in a Strange Land // 15 Fascinating Expat Memoirs

A Stranger in a Strange Land // 15 Fascinating Expat Memoirs

Every time I visit a new place I ask myself “what would it be like to live here?”  It’s not a question I take particularly seriously – I have no need to leave Vancouver (except when I take a look at real estate prices) – […]

Strolling in Siena // The Perfect Introduction to Italy

Strolling in Siena // The Perfect Introduction to Italy

My number one travel rule is this: never spend the first night of a trip in a major city.  Odds are you are tired from travel and the last thing you need is to be overwhelmed by people and skyscrapers and traffic. Which is how […]

Escaping the Crowds in Prague // Five Beautiful Gardens & Parks

Escaping the Crowds in Prague // Five Beautiful Gardens & Parks

There are few cities more beautiful than Prague.  With its cobblestone streets, pastel-coloured buildings, and graceful bridges spanning the Vltava, it’s not hard to see why visitors fall in love with the city. (I’m also more than a little biased since it is my mother’s […]

Let’s Go Adventuring!

Let’s Go Adventuring!

As far back as I can remember, travel has been an important part of my life.  It’s been a way to connect with family, learn about the world, and, as I’ve grown older, learn about myself.  And with each trip, I’ve learned more about the […]