Where to Stay in Jasper: Snoozing at The Sleepy Bear Inn

My recent long weekend trip to Jasper was nothing short of breath taking. We were completely surrounded by majestic white peaks, pine trees and a cute village to explore. After long days of hiking and exploring it was so wonderful to be able to relax at The Sleepy Bear Inn. I would definitely recommend staying …

Coyoacán, Mexico City: Exploring Frida Kahlo’s City

Booking.com Coyoacán is a beautiful small part of Mexico City steeped in rich Mexican history. My last week in week in Mexico (for now anyway) was two weeks ago and I was determined to make the most of it. I insisted that my fiancé, Arturo and his family take me to explore Coyoacán, Frida Kahlo’s home, …

Visiting Las Grutas de la Estrella

The other day my fiancé’s family and I took a trip to Ixtapan de la Sal to explore Las Grutas de la Estrella. Las Grutas are caves that are surrounded by lush forest and a bubbling river. The river runs into the cavern and if you’re willing to pay a little extra and get really …

Our Engagement Story: How He Proposed in Mexico City

ARTURO AND I ARE ENGAGED!!! I am so excited to share with all you lovely readers, our engagement story. If you’ve read any of my blog posts within the last year and a half you may have seen Arturo’s name (or photos of him) pop up here and there. We have been dating for just …

Mexico City Street Art: La Romita

UPDATE: Since writing this post the artist of the featured photo and the photo used for posting this blog post on Pinterest has contacted me! So cool! Anyways the name of the wall in the featured photo is the Mural Charromita and it was painted by Felipe Reissenweber Menéndez. If you would like to see more of …

Ten Must See Places in Canada to Put on Your Bucket List

Aside from studying abroad and traveling I have lived my entire life in British Columbia, Canada. I have spent my life breathing in the mountain air, whizzing down many slopes on my trusty skis and soaking up all the sun the west coast has provided. Although I have explored 14 countries (and counting) there is …

Six Things To Do In Philly

A few weeks ago I went to Philadelphia to visit some friends I met when I studied in Chile. I spent five days in The City of Brotherly Love and I did a lot of exploring. This a list of things you have to do if you’re on your way to Philly. This post contains …