Category: Travel

SUP day at Cheakamus Lake, Whistler, BC

Full-day trip (8hrs round-trip, slow pace) 6km hiking (round-trip), roughly 12-14km of paddling (round-trip) Guess I didn’t have enough of Garibaldi Park yet… So my friends and I hiked up to the lake with our inflatables SUP on our backs and paddled the entire… Continue Reading “SUP day at Cheakamus Lake, Whistler, BC”

Stratton Lake and High Falls, Algonquin Park, ON

Canoeing time: 5-6hrs round-trip Entrance: Achray Campground Before I undertook my solo road trip across Canada, we went on a long week-end canoe-camping trip to Algonquin Park. We had wanted to do this for a while, but winter obliged, we had to wait until… Continue Reading “Stratton Lake and High Falls, Algonquin Park, ON”

HI – Whiskey Jack and Takakkaw Falls, Yoho National Park, BC

Along my cross-Canada moving roadtrip, I needed to find a few places to stay overnight while still trying to enjoy the scenery and the time I spent in the mountains. I was able to get a spot at the Whiskey Jack Wilderness Hostel in… Continue Reading “HI – Whiskey Jack and Takakkaw Falls, Yoho National Park, BC”

San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua

To end our trip on a high note, we kept the surf town for the last 3 days of our vacations. We left towards San Juan del Sur from Ometepe taking a taxi from the ferry terminal in San Jorge. The drive was about… Continue Reading “San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua”

Isla Ometepe, Nicaragua

After two days chilling on the beach in Apoyo, we left for an adventure towards Ometepe. The island of Ometepe is located in the largest lake in Nicaragua, on the South-West of the country. The island is basically made of 2 volcanoes – Concepcion… Continue Reading “Isla Ometepe, Nicaragua”

Laguna de Apoyo, Nicaragua

After 4 days in Leon, we took a shuttle (12$US/person) towards Granada. Our next stop was the Lago de Apoyo – a lake filling the crater of one of the volcanoes. We had to get out of the shuttle on the side of the… Continue Reading “Laguna de Apoyo, Nicaragua”