Category: Travel

Sloquet Hot Springs, BC – August 2015

Distance from Vancouver: 5h30 We decided to head to the Sloquet Hot Springs for our August long week-end. We expected the campsite to be quite busy so decided to leave Vancouver early in the morning. Because we didn’t have a 4WD, we took the ‘long…

Stand Up Paddle – Windsurf – Kayaking – Sailing – Jericho

Distance from Vancouver: 0! I realized that I have been posting a lot of trips away from Vancouver lately, but not much closer to town. Having a foot injury right now, I have been limited in my hiking this year. But I still try…

Glacier Bay and Hubbard Glacier, Alaska – June 2014

As part of our 11-Day Denali Express – Northbound with Norwegian Cruise last year, we had the chance to cruise in Glacier Bay and also have a look at the majestic Hubbard Glacier. For anybody with a glacier obsession (like me), this is real eye…

Skagway, Alaska – June 2014

As part of our 11-Day Denali Express – Northbound with Norwegian Cruise last year, we also stopped for one day in Skagway, Alaska. We signed in for a Wilderness Safari to Glacier Point, which consisted of a few hours of boat rides, a short hike…

Juneau, Alaska – June 2014

Last year I did a trip with my family to Alaska. We booked a cruise with Norwegian Cruise (11-Day Denali Express – Northbound, which included 4-Day Anchorage & Denali Land Tour and a 7-Day Glacier Bay Cruise from Vancouver). I am not typically the cruise type…

School of the World Surf Intensive, Jaco, Costa Rica – January 2015

The main goal of my trip to Costa Rica was to go in a surf camp again. After looking through a lot of possibilities in Costa Rica and Nicaragua, I decided to book at the School of the World in Jaco. I chose this…