Video: Inside the Hôtel de Glace – North America’s Only Ice Hotel

Hotel de Glace

Every year in Quebec City, on the old grounds of the Quebec Zoo, an architectural marvel takes shape. 50 people work tirelessly for about 6 weeks to construct, mold, and shape North America’s only ice hotel – the Hôtel de Glace. Made entirely out of snow and ice, 30,000 tons of man-made snow and 500 […]

Free Things To Do in Toronto This Fall

Free Things To Do in Toronto

Summer in Toronto is an exciting and fun time, but I always look forward to the arrival of fall the most. It’s my favourite season. I love wearing thicker sweaters, going apple picking, photographing the vibrant coloured foliage, and eating all things pumpkin-related. The folks at Expedia.ca asked me to share some of my favourite […]

Preparing For Kilimanjaro

Tanzania

It’s crazy to think that I’m off to climb Kilimanjaro today! Departure day has come so quickly. The past few weeks have been a crazy blur getting ready and preparing for Kilimanjaro. I’ve been doing a lot of research about the climb, talked with friends who have done the climb themselves, and have been acquiring […]