We recently got back from Cuba and after spending a week there, I am somewhat at a loss for words to express the whole experience. Prior to the trip, I did not know what to expect. I did some research and the consensus was that visitors had a great time in Cuba – tropical weather, beautiful architecture, friendly Cubans, feeling like they’ve traveled back in time – … Read more >>
I am so glad we are almost to the holiday season. This year has been a challenge trying to adjust to being a working mom. I feel like I’ve been working more now than I did before Traveler #3! Anyway, because I’ve been heads down in work, I am excited for the holidays since it means we get more time off. And time off always equates to family vacations…. so … Read more >>
As American carriers and European airlines persistently slash prices off of their tickets, Canadian residents can’t help but envy their ridiculously affordable flights. Rather than exploring their own country, CTV reports that 75 percent of the Canadian population living just 90 minutes away from the US are crossing the border to shop for US flights. The significant difference in cost poses the obvious question of why … Read more >>
Do you remember last summer’s failed reality TV show, Utopia, where a bunch of strangers came together and were given the opportunity to “start over” essentially building a new world for themselves? No? Maybe I was the only one who watched it. Anyway, the strangers came together to build this new life for themselves and along the way built shelter, grew food, started their own businesses, and attempted to figure out … Read more >>
South America is still not yet discover by many tourists around the world. Maybe one of the reasons why is their difficult politic situation and poverty. But that shouldn’t keep you away from falling in love with this beautiful region in the world. There are some stunning places which you have to visit and you will see – South America fascinates with its beauty, culture and an open heart. So, … Read more >>
I have a confession. I’ve been wanting to write about our Fiji trip a few months back but every time I’ve thought about what to write, I draw a blank. Is that weird? I mean, it was FIJI for cryin’ out loud! You’d think there’d be something remotely interesting to share from that trip!
In all honesty, our short escape to Fiji went by as a blur. … Read more >>