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20 Photos to Inspire You to Visit Fun Places in Ottawa

20 Photos to Inspire You to Visit Fun Places in Ottawa

20 Photos to Inspire You to Visit Fun Places in Ottawa   I may have left Ottawa to experience the nomad life, but it’s the place that I’ll always call home. When you spend a lot of time exploring different parts of the world with […]

17 Romantic Things to Do in Ottawa in Winter

17 Romantic Things to Do in Ottawa in Winter

Couples Getaway Ontario   We may endure chilly weather in winter, but the season is full of romance with twinkly lights and cozy fires. After friends told us about Ottawa’s growing tourism scene, we decided to return to our hometown for a winter getaway to […]

Home Sitting Kenya Trip

Home Sitting Kenya Trip

This past summer, Jugo and I spent a month Home Sitting in Scotland which we absolutely loved! That’s why when the opportunity rose again for another housesit, we immediately said yes and flew to Kenya to look after a beautiful property on the coast. This […]

Safari Kenya: Exploring The Masai Mara

Safari Kenya: Exploring The Masai Mara

Driving into the Masai Mara as the sun was rising up, felt just like stepping into the opening of The Lion King. Wildlife began appearing all over out of the grasslands. Instantly we saw gazelles prancing about, a baby elephant walking with its mother, a heard of […]

The Best Italy Honeymoon Itinerary for Foodie Couples 

The Best Italy Honeymoon Itinerary for Foodie Couples 

The Best Italy Honeymoon Itinerary for Foodie Couples  When it comes to good food and a romantic destination, Italy comes to my mind. Who doesn’t like a cheesy pizza, or fresh pasta, or gelato? Who can resist walking on cobbled streets and candlelit dinners with the […]

Top 7 Experiences Not to Miss In Athens! 

Top 7 Experiences Not to Miss In Athens! 

I adore the city of Athens and it’s a place that I always keep coming back to. The city may be world famous for the Acropolis, but there’s so much more to see and do, especially when it comes to eating.  So after you’ve visited […]

Top 22 Greek Dishes You Need To Taste!

Top 22 Greek Dishes You Need To Taste!

  Whether it’s your first time or you are a frequent traveler, there’s always something new and tasty to discover in Greece! Below, are my top 22 Greek dishes you need to try while visiting. Some of these you may already know, but to get […]

Lombok Indonesia – A Three Day Island Tour

Lombok Indonesia – A Three Day Island Tour

Part 1 of Jugo’s series The Ultimate Motorcycle Trip in Lombok Indonesia we learned all about the benefits of hitting the road by bike, how to prepare for the trip, rent a bike and an outline for a route around Lombok Indonesia. Now we’ll dive […]

Motorcycle Trip In Lombok, Indonesia

Motorcycle Trip In Lombok, Indonesia

When it comes to traveling, Jugo and I love going on road trips. For Jugo, his ideal road trip is on two wheels, in SE Asia, dodging chickens as he cruises to off the path places. In this post, I’ll leave it to my adventurous […]

Stranded in Europe – What to Do When Travel Plans Fail

Stranded in Europe – What to Do When Travel Plans Fail

A romantic getaway. That’s one of my favorite types of travel. Nothing beats sleeping in, taking a dip together in the pool, watching sunsets with a glass of wine, and candlelit dinners. What happens though when things don’t go according to plan? For Jugo and I, our […]