Why I Don’t Like Venice, Italy

I am aware that what I am about to say will be an unpopular opinion. I’m bracing myself for responses from everyone (including my mother) asking how I can possibly allow myself to type what I’m about to type, but I feel that this is a topic that I need to get off my chest. …

3 Toronto-Area Fall Activities

I am not ashamed to let everyone know how much I love fall. I love sweaters, boots, and pumpkin everything. So naturally I also love getting out into the more rural areas of the Toronto suburbs and visiting farms, picking apples, and stuffing myself with pumpkin pie. I like to consider myself something of a …

How to be a TEFL Teacher with No Degree

When I first discovered the TEFL industry, it was something I immediately wanted to try. As a TEFL teacher, you are paid to teach English as a foreign language to students in non-English speaking countries. Basically, you are GETTING PAID TO TRAVEL! So as I started perusing the job boards for open positions in countries …

5 Times Travel Has Changed Lives

If you asked me to pick my one favourite thing about travel, I’d tell you that I love the way it forces me out of my comfort zone. Few things in life are more intimidating than rocking up to a new country on a new continent where you don’t speak the language or know a …

How to Visit the Scarborough Bluffs (Kinda)

Of course every world class city has it’s draws – that’s exactly why they’re “world class”. But sometimes, escaping the city to get off the beaten track and see some of the surrounding areas can be just as (if not more) exciting. The Scarborough Bluffs are truly an interesting place. They’re situated in a suburb …

Why You Should Visit St. Augustine, Florida

Follow my blog with Bloglovin As the first place I visited outside of Canada, St. Augustine holds a special place in my heart. It sits high at the top of my list of most frequently visited destinations, and for good reason. Combining beautiful beaches with a historic city, St. Augustine should definitely be on your …

Why I Regret My Camel Safari in Pushkar, India

Nestled in the Ajmer Desert in the northwest of India, Pushkar is a beautiful holy Hindu town. Being a desert town, it does make sense that camels have become an integral part of the locals’ culture in this area. The use of camels, however, have now become common tourist attractions in Pushkar. The volunteer program …

How to Visit Merida, Venezuela

Merida, Venezuela has a little piece of my heart. I was there for about two months in 2016, and I wholeheartedly believe that it’s one of the most underrated travel destinations in the world. My trip to Venezuela seems to shock and intrigue a lot of people. I encourage anyone and everyone who is interested …