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  • Things To Do In Casablanca In 48 Hours | 2 Days of Bliss
    A whole new country, a whole new continent, a whole new vibe. With the thought of Africa, Morocco, Casablanca, and Marrakech, I was very excited to step outside of Europe …
  • BEST THINGS TO DO IN MARRAKECH: THE ULTIMATE 24-HOUR TOUR GUIDE
    Marrakech offers bright colours, loud music, the taste of exotic food, the smell of herbs and spices, and the softness of silk and leather goods. Among the most wonderful and …
  • TOP THINGS TO DO IN VALLETTA MALTA: 2 DAY MALTA ITINERARY
    I had a friend from elementary school who was from Malta but other than that I never really thought anything of it. Then the Mother of Dragons flew onto HBO …
  • THE ULTIMATE GAME OF THRONES MALTA LOCATIONS ITINERARY
    Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past several years, Game Of Thrones is one of the biggest shows on TV right now. I have never watched a …
  • MAGICAL CLIFFS OF MOHER DAY TRIP FROM DUBLIN, IRELAND
    I’ve been waiting for this trip for a very long time !!The magical Cliffs of Moher day trip from Dublin is located on the west coast of Ireland, along the …
  • 2 DAYS IN DUBLIN, IRELAND: A GUINNESS FUELLED DUBLIN ITINERARY
    Spending at least 2 days in Dublin, Ireland, has been on my travel list ever since I’ve visited St. John’s & Fogo Island in Newfoundland & Labrador. In the 1800s, thousands of Irish immigrants …
  • THINGS TO DO IN CATANIA, ITALY: 14 ATTRACTIONS & SICILY GUIDE
    After enjoying a three-day Malta itinerary in absolute sunny bliss, I arrived in Syracuse & Ortigia, Sicily, to torrential rain. I just walked into my hotel when it started too. Whew! The …
  • 2 DAYS IN ZURICH: THE ULTIMATE ZURICH ITINERARY
    Zurich is the largest city in Switzerland, and its the country’s financial capital, often associated with luxury and opulence. However, as I’ve been living here for over 15 years, I’ve …
  • 12 Things to Do in St. John’s Newfoundland in 48 Hours
    It wasn’t until I travelled to Ireland that I realize why I loved Newfoundland so much. Amongst the many things to do in St. John’s Newfoundland, the island also has …
  • 36 Hours On Fogo Island Newfoundland & Labrador
    Fogo Island Newfoundland & Labrador. I’m not even sure how I ended up here. Oh, wait I remember. My brother wanted to stay in the Fogo Island Inn.Yes, that Fogo …
  • 3 Days in Quebec City: The Perfect Weekend Getaway Itinerary
    I cannot believe the stars finally lined up for a Quebec City weekend getaway. I’ve been to Montreal twice and was always impressed with its old town. Friends, family and …
  • Toronto Itinerary: How to Spend a Weekend in Toronto
    After so many years of travelling, I can’t believe it’s taken me this long to put together a 48 hour Toronto itinerary. It’s where I was born, and it’s where …
  • How to Spend 2 Days in Montreal No Matter the Weather: A Montreal Itinerary
    The last time I visited Montreal was a whopping 10 years ago. Sheesh, that’s bad (and worse when said out loud).  I’m from Toronto, but I don’t subscribe to the …
  • Things To Do In Bratislava In 1 Day
    This year I earned an extra week of vacation!!! So what better to do than to spend it on travelling.  Seriously. Did you think I was going to sit back …
  • The Complete 2 Days In Vienna Itinerary
     Vienna was the city I was in when I first learned of my dear friend’s passing. My 2 Days in Vienna itinerary, began with a  text message from a friend …
  • How to Spend an Awesome Weekend in Syracuse Sicily
    When I spent a weekend in Syracuse, Sicily, it was purely fueled by The Godfather (you know, other than the fact that I was already in Malta). At the beginning …
  • The Greatest Things To Do in Copenhagen Itinerary (2 Days, Viking Approved)
    People won’t stop smiling at me, trains drive themselves, plus it’s the birthplace of The Little Mermaid and LEGO. I had a lot of fun putting together this ‘Things To …
  • Things To See In Oslo In 2 Days (Viking Approved)
    When translated into English, Oslo means expensive. I kid, I kid, but seriously Oslo is expensive. On the night we arrived, we wanted a place to sit and review our …
  • The Best 3 Days In Stockholm Itinerary (Viking Approved)
    Now, before I start this, 3 days in Stockholm itinerary I need to confess something – and it is going to sound very ignorant of me, so for that, I …
  • Beautiful Places To See In Belgrade In 2 Days
    Belgrade. I have a long and beautiful relationship with this city, that as of this post, spans 10 years. Yes, you heard me correctly, which makes Belgrade the city I’ve …
  • One Day In Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina
    I’ve had a picture of the Old Bridge on the storage unit above the desk in my office for as long as I can remember – well at least since …
  • A Spectacular 2 Days In Sarajevo
    Something here is very different. I’m not sure if it’s the bullet holes I saw in the buildings on the way from the airport to the city center but I …
  • Day Trip From Ljubljana To Postojna, Cave
    One of Gordana’s good friends told me that if I’m going to visit Slovenia, I have to take a day trip from Ljubljana to Postojna – more specifically Postojna Caves. …
  • Bled Slovenia, Things To Do On A Day Trip
    As the clouds roll over the mountains they draw your attention to this lonely church sitting on this lonely island in the middle of a vast lake. It’s beautiful. It’s …
  • Experiencing Slovenian Cuisine Through The BiteMojo App
    Last year, I arrived in Ljubljana from Zagreb late in the afternoon excited to meet two amazing food & travel bloggers Daryl and Mindi Hirsch from the 2 Food Trippers …
  • HOW TO PRONOUNCE LJUBLJANA – 2 DAYS IN THE CAPITAL CITY OF SLOVENIA
    Honestly, it was like a scene from The Amazing Race. The train heading to Ljubljana – the train we need to be on is departing at 12:36. We, on the …
  • A FANTASTIC 48 HOUR ZAGREB ITINERARY
    I have a very special connection with Croatia – well Zagreb more specifically. Yes, the girlfriend (you know as Gordana, and at times Goga) is half Croatia and half Serbian …
  • A Day Of Chasing Waterfalls Along The Watkins Glen State Park Trails
    For the past few years, I’ve been telling people that I’m not a huge fan of hiking.Why was that? What was it about hiking that I actually don’t like?I love …
  • Seneca Lake Wine Tours
    Up until this point, I’ve only ever been on one other wine tour – the Wayne Gretzky Estates in the Niagara-on-the-lake region – and even then, I only tasted the …
  • Roam Mobility: An American SIM Card for Canadian Phones
    For some people, flying on an airplane scares them while for others it’s the thought of planning a trip that stresses them out. What gets me nervous is knowing that …
  • 48 Hour New York Itinerary (Brooklyn)
    I promised myself that every time I come back, looking for things to do in NYC, I’ll include exploring a different borough. I, like most visitors who are looking for …
  • What To Do In Rome In 2 Days
    Ah good old Italy, the place of classic cuisine, ancient history, and fine clothing. The place where using an “indoor voice” means…well who are we kidding? It means absolutely nothing …