Tag: Canada

#1 Weekly Update

#1 Weekly Update

Hi Guys! This is the start of a new series to — completely informal and something I’ve been toying with for a while, to share what we get up to weekly, either while travelling or at home. It’s also going to be a mixture of […]

Travel Diary: Our 4 Days in Vancouver, BC

Travel Diary: Our 4 Days in Vancouver, BC

You’ll know from our last visit to Vancouver, we only had a whole 24 hours to explore the city! And in between all that, still had to get ourselves to a visa appointment, so even that 24 hours wasn’t spent doing everything we could. Nonetheless, […]

The Rimrock Resort Hotel in Banff

The Rimrock Resort Hotel in Banff

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. […]

Travel Diary: What We Did in Vancouver in 24 Hours

Travel Diary: What We Did in Vancouver in 24 Hours

With our upcoming long weekend trip to Vancouver, I’m reflecting on our much shorter, 24-hour quick visit we did a few months ago (See our Travel Story here). You can imagine, one cannot even scratch the surface of what one can do in Vancouver in […]

A Guide on Where to Brunch in Edmonton

A Guide on Where to Brunch in Edmonton

Brunch is my new favourite meal. I could quite happily brunch all day, erryday. But it also seems to be the thing to do in Edmonton (or Canada in general?). Go to any main restaurant on the weekend and they will slap you with a […]

Our Sunworks Organic Farm Tour and Dinner

Our Sunworks Organic Farm Tour and Dinner

If you’re a local in Edmonton, you likely have already seen the Sunworks Organic Farm Products at your local Farmer’s Markets, but have you ever tried them? We have been Sunworks Fans since I found their products at Blush Lane Organic Market on Whyte Avenue […]

Our Foodie Weekend in Downtown Calgary 2.0

Our Foodie Weekend in Downtown Calgary 2.0

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 […]

The Best Coffee in Edmonton, ACE Coffee Roasters

The Best Coffee in Edmonton, ACE Coffee Roasters

Finally! I got to check out my most anticipated coffee shop opening in Edmonton since I’ve arrived. I’ve been a ACE-fan since I first found their coffee at Lock Stock (see how I gush about them here), and then subsequently at Coffee Bureau (here). I […]

Edmonton Favourite: Sundays at Little Brick Cafe

Edmonton Favourite: Sundays at Little Brick Cafe

One quiet Sunday afternoon, we found ourselves at a little brick house in a charming suburb called Riverdale. We stumbled upon couples, families and friends entering the wooden side-gate following the path to a bright red door to match it’s outscape. It was, and is, […]

Edmonton Favourite: District Bakery & Cafe

Edmonton Favourite: District Bakery & Cafe

Nate Box, you glorious human. Thank you for contributing so much to coffee cafe culture in Edmonton. Not only did he open my new favourite spot in Downtown YEG, but he also¬†opened Elm Caf√© in Oliver, Burrow inside the Central LRT station and, the most […]