The Rimrock Resort Hotel in Banff

Banff Rimrock Resort Hotel

It was our first Christmas in Canada away from all our friends and family in South Africa and only a month into my Canadian adventure. Nervous that we would be a little homesick, we decided to spend it surrounded by Christmas bliss in the mountains. After all, what is better than a White Christmas in […]

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Five Cities That I Would Return To

Cities I would return to

I am typically the type of person that must try somewhere new every time we go out to eat, or travel. Craig, on the other hand, can quite happily go back to the same place, knowing they’re a safe choice offering what he likes. Cities, compared to restaurants, have to be really out of this world […]

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Our Foodie Weekend in Downtown Calgary 2.0

Alforno Bakery and Cafe

Last time we visited Calgary (here), it was a foodie galore, and this time was no different. (If you follow on InstaStories, you’ll already know this!) We love Calgary’s foodie culture, and we never miss out on an opportunity to go enjoy the new trendy restaurants. This weekend, we set off for the Cowboy City […]

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10 Tips for Travelling with a Partner

Tips on Travelling with a Partner

So, Craig and I had only been dating for 3 months when he announced he’d booked a beach holiday for us on our 6 months ‘anniversary’. It was incredibly nerve-racking knowing that: a) we’d never spent more than a weekend together as we were doing long-distance at the time; & b) we were so new […]

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How To Spend Five Incredible Days in Paris

Paris - what to do

Day One: Arriving in Paris Arrival by Train: We left Amsterdam Airport Train Station on the 1:33pm train for Paris-Nord (via Rotterdam & Brussels). The train ride was only three hours and actually flew by. It was much cheaper than flying and it wasn’t anymore of a hassle than flying. Travelling by train is our new […]

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