A Love Letter: 5 Reasons Why I Love New Brunswick

Bay of Fundy and the Hopewell Rocks

To start, let’s just acknowledge the elephant in the room when it comes to talking about New Brunswick tourism – its unfortunately outdated label as a “drive-thru province.” Meaning; you drive through it to get to Nova Scotia or PEI. We had heard and read this multiple times while gearing up for a two-and-a-half-week road […]

Tristan’s Trip Report: Malaysia – Week 2, Langkawi

Langkawi, Malaysia

January 11th, 2017 (Day 8) From: Cenang Beach, Langkawi, Malaysia To: Cenang Beach, Langkawi, Malaysia Activities: Beach Bumming Stayed: Rainbow Lodge Our initial impressions upon our return to Langkawi were not entirely the kind you write home about 😉 The beach seemed like it was a little more crowded than how we remembered it. The […]

Tristan’s Trip Report: Malaysia – Week 1, Penang

Things to do in Penang

January 3rd, 2017 (Day 1 and 2, maybe 3… I don’t know. It’s complicated) From: Toronto, Ontario To: George Town, Penang, Malaysia Activities: 3 Flights, 1 Amazing Race Stayed: Cathay Pacific Airplane and Hotel Sentral, George Town, Penang Toronto to Hong Kong (15+ hour flight) The flight began ominously. Before take-off, some woman started yelling […]

Tristan’s Trip Report – Week 9

Hiking trails in Gros Morne National Park

Aug. 22nd, 2016 (Day 57) From: Gander, N.L. To: Springdale, N.L. Activities: Touring Gander with old friends Stayed: Indian Brook River B&B Unfortunately, there were no exploding cherry tomatoes at the Mystic restaurant’s breakfast buffet this morning. Apparently too much fun was had last week and guests complained that it ruined the mystique of the […]