Visting Toronto From a Local’s Perspective

It’s weird that it’s more comfortable writing about places you’re less familiar with than ones you know very well. I think this has a lot to do with the feeling of wanting to do your city justice and represent it well. Toronto has really grown up in the past couple years. This isn’t always easy…

Wanderlost: Facing the Unpredictable with Budget Travel

Sometimes planning a journey to 1 destination becomes 3, and sometimes flights to 3 destinations can turn into 8.  This was one of those times! I had plans to visit Amsterdam and Vienna in mid-December, but I also wanted to squeeze in a trip to Iceland with my partner before the Holidays. It made sense to group them all…

Hamilton, Ontario

Hamilton has been gaining a lot of traction in the past few years as a local tourist destination in Ontario, but also a place people are relocating to. Ridiculous housing prices in the Greater Toronto Area have forced many young first-time buyers to look towards Hamilton’s more affordable housing market, especially in the downtown core…