Category Archives: Travel Stories

Sharing my travel stories

Where We Ate in Montreal (Plus Montreal Restaurant Recommendations)

Suggestions of places to eat in Montreal on a weekend getaway Continue reading

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6 Things You Can Do On Your First Montreal Weekend Getaway

Taking A 2 Day City Break in Montreal It was Victoria Day long weekend for us. It signals that Summer is Coming! It’s a time when families are headed to the cottage, others take the kids to Canada’s Wonderland, and … Continue reading

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Travel: Things to Do In a New York Weekend

Jam Packed Itinerary for a fun New York City Weekend Getaway Continue reading

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Travel: How to Switch Off When You Are in Vacation Mode

3 Ways to Help You Turn Off from Work and Turn On Vacation Mode Continue reading

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Solo Traveller: Portugal (a Selfcare Travel Story)

Travelling solo in my 40s. I did a one week solo travel trip to Portugal for travel therapy and selfcare Continue reading

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40s Traveller: 7 Tips for Surviving Day-long Rail Tours

Three Days in Dublin, Ireland in summer doing two tours and the Cliffs of Moher, other fun sights, hotel stay and a few travel tips. Continue reading

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Midlife Traveller: Iceland Travel Guide – 7 Things-to-Do in Reykjavik

, this trip to Iceland, with the vast landscapes, waterfalls, sheep and spots where scenes from Game of Thrones was filmed (ok, so I was totally looking forward to that part), was going to be well outta my comfort zone, for realz. Continue reading

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Portugal, Self-Care Made Me Do It: My Solo Travel Story

Lisbon Rooftops    I was exhausted, both psychically and mentally and looking forward to a much needed staycation. Basically, I planned on firmly planting myself on my sofa with a bag of sweet potatoes chips and binge-watching British dramas on … Continue reading

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Barcelona 2-Day Weekend Getaway – My Solo Travel Story

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i ended up in Barcelona by way of a five-day rain forecast in London. Not kidding. My entire 10-day trip to London, England was going to be rained out. It’s London so the weather was to be expected – I … Continue reading

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Out of Office: Doors Open Toronto

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Out of Office: Doors Open Toronto 2013 i’m sharing some (not so great) pix of some of the Doors Open venues I attended this year.  in short, DoT is one weekend each year where the public can gain access to … Continue reading

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