Summer Road Trip Part 1: LA, Baby.

“Did you change your tickets?” asked the check-in agent. “Er, no,” I replied. “Only I can’t find you on the system.”  I’m not going to lie. Our summer trip began with me trying to do calm breathing (in for five, out for seven) and not have a heart attack. It… View Post

What to do in New York at Christmas

This month, Flea and I felt in need of a New Adventure and so – on the spur of the moment – I booked a trip to New York City. New York is one of our favourite places to visit, and we’ve not been back since Flea was eight. Flights… View Post

Road Trip Part 5: Vancouver Island

Oh, but Vancouver Island is beautiful. The sort of beautiful that stops you in your tracks, and makes you sigh, and think Louis was right, it really is A Wonderful World. We took the ferry from Departure Bay in Vancouver to Nanaimo in Vancouver Island. You can make a reservation… View Post

Canadian Road Trip Part 4: Kelowna and Shuswap

Kelowna and Shuswap fell just after the midpoint of our Canadian road trip. A little over two weeks in, we drove out of Seattle, heading North to Canada. Crossing back into Canada was a lot less hassle than driving into the US had been. It’s worth noting if you’re a single… View Post

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