Best Things To Do In Trois-Rivières: Enjoy a Fun Weekend in Mauricie, Québec

Best Things To Do In Trois-Rivières: Enjoy a Fun Weekend in Mauricie, Québec

Are you searching for your next weekend getaway location? For travellers who are unfamiliar with the Mauricie region, Trois-Rivieres may be nothing more than a rest stop on the map between the popular French-Canadian destinations of Montréal and Québec City. But don’t let this city’s smaller size fool you! Steeped in history and European charm,…

Things to Do in Rochester, NY, on Your Next Weekend Getaway

Things to Do in Rochester, NY, on Your Next Weekend Getaway

Sometimes, the best adventures are just a short hop away. This is certainly the case when I look back on my weekend getaway to the city of Rochester, NY. It’s a charming city full of history, culture, and (let’s be honest) delicious eats. Whether you’re a history buff eager to visit the former home of…

18 Things to Do in Buffalo, NY, on Your Next Weekend Getaway
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18 Things to Do in Buffalo, NY, on Your Next Weekend Getaway

When planning a road trip to a fun-filled U.S. destination, Buffalo, New York, may not be the first location that comes to mind. Trust me, I often planned a trip to Niagara, spending the night in Seneca Casino and shopping at Niagara Outlet Mall. I’d pop over to Buffalo for “Buffalo Wings,” think there was…

25+ Best Places to Go Apple Picking in Ontario
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25+ Best Places to Go Apple Picking in Ontario

Embrace the crisp fall air and the season’s beautiful colours while enjoying a classic seasonal activity – apple picking! Full disclosure, This is not something my brothers and I did as children. I’m not sure if, as children of immigrant parents, they knew that Apple Picking was something you could do as a family. Whether…

48 Hours In Toronto Itinerary: How To Spend A Weekend In My City

48 Hours In Toronto Itinerary: How To Spend A Weekend In My City

What to do in Toronto for a weekend? Read on as I share all my favourite places to visit and things to see.  After so many years of travelling, I can’t believe it’s taken me this long to assemble a 48-hour Toronto itinerary. It’s where I was born, and it’s where I live, work, and…

2 Days In Dublin Itinerary: A Guinness-Fuelled Weekend

2 Days In Dublin Itinerary: A Guinness-Fuelled Weekend

Spending at least 2 days in Ireland’s capital city has been on my travel list since I visited St. John’s & Fogo Island in Newfoundland & Labrador. Now that I’ve done it, I’ve compiled our trip into a handy itinerary for you. In the 1800s, thousands of Irish immigrants came to these shores seeking a…

Weekend in Quebec City: 3-Day Itinerary & Travel Guide

Weekend in Quebec City: 3-Day Itinerary & Travel Guide

I cannot believe the stars finally lined up for a weekend in Quebec City getaway. I’ve been to Montreal twice and was always impressed with its old town. Friends, family and fellow travel bloggers who have been to QC have told me that when it comes to narrow cobblestone streets, you haven’t seen anything until…

3 Days In Lisbon | The Ultimate Lisbon Itinerary

3 Days In Lisbon | The Ultimate Lisbon Itinerary

Look. The only reason I’m here is to find out if I’m related to Cristiano Ronaldo, and I have 3 Days In Lisbon to figure it out!  The thing is, I’m not even joking. For years I’ve been told that my great, great-grandfather was Portuguese. Information relayed through oral history – as my cousin Tanya would…

36 Best Things To Do In Naples Italy | The Ultimate Naples Itinerary

36 Best Things To Do In Naples Italy | The Ultimate Naples Itinerary

I love pizza, and I thought about writing a post about finding the best pizzeria in Naples since Naples is the birthplace of pizza. Of course, I’ll be talking about the best things to do in Naples Italy and giving you the ultimate Naples Itinerary. But first, pizza. I quickly learned from the locals here in…

Things To Do In Catania, Italy: 14 Attractions & Sicily Guide
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Things To Do In Catania, Italy: 14 Attractions & Sicily Guide

After enjoying a three-day Malta itinerary in absolute sunny bliss, I arrived in Catania in torrential rain. I had just walked into my hotel when it started too. Whew! The weather cleared up, and all was right in the world again. The Catania, Sicily weather was beautiful, and I couldn’t wait to explore all the…