Road Trip Part 3: Port Angeles & Seattle

Our road trip this week took us out of Canada, south to Seattle and Port Washington. We were a bit sad. “It’s going to take something pretty special to not seem lame after this!” I told Flea. We completely loved our time in Whistler, and had fallen in love with… View Post

Canadian Road Trip Part 2: Whistler

Whistler? In the summer? To be honest, people were a bit surprised that we were planning to visit Whistler in the summer. It’s best known as a winter resort for skiing and snowboarding, right? Actually, Whistler is something of a year-round playground. During the summer months, it’s just as busy… View Post

Canadian Road Trip Part 1: Vancouver

This summer, Flea and I are exploring Canada and the Pacific North West, kicking off our 3 week trip in Vancouver. I’ve always wanted to visit Vancouver, and Flea said she wanted to do “lakes and woods” during her summer break this year. We flew from Heathrow to Vancouver with… View Post

Birthday Road Trip Detours

When you take a road trip, planning is essential. *nods wisely* Before we leave, I book all of our accommodation, plan our route out on Google Maps (taking an overview print out for reference), and create a spreadsheet with contact numbers of all the places we’re going to stay. So… View Post

10 Top Tips to Avoid Jet Lag Every Time

This summer, Flea and I are taking a road trip around the Canadian Rockies and Pacific North West. It’s a 10 hour flight each way and has major jet lag potential. But the big time difference actually works out perfectly for self-employed types like me. Holidaying on the West Coast,… View Post