A Casa Loma Christmas

Last weekend, Hamilton and I visited a pretty popular tourist attraction here in Toronto, which for some reason (that I can currently see) doesn't even make the top 30 list on Trip Advisor... Casa Loma. A wealthy man named Pellatt commissioned Casa Loma, which is a huge, historic house museum, built between 1911 and 1914. He … Continue reading A Casa Loma Christmas

ROOF EAST: LONDON FROM ABOVE

In what now seems to be my favourite type of post to write, here is another 'London From Above'. This time, it's 'Roof East'. It's a bit different from Tower Bridge/St Paul's Cathedral, well I say a bit different, almost polar opposite aside from the fact that it is up high because it isn't historical … Continue reading ROOF EAST: LONDON FROM ABOVE

MONUMENT / TOWER BRIDGE: LONDON FROM ABOVE

When I left London for Toronto earlier this year, without meaning to, my life become a series of viewing the cityscape from various buildings. I’ve already mentioned the Shard and St Paul’s Cathedral but within a period of a few weeks, I saw many more. MONUMENT Another one of these, was Monument. The Monument was … Continue reading MONUMENT / TOWER BRIDGE: LONDON FROM ABOVE

2018 TRAVEL THEMED GIFT IDEAS

Christmas can be the most wonderful time of year but it can also be incredibly stressful. There's a lot going on and not always enough time, or money, to get everything sorted. Personally, I love Christmas and organising Christmas presents. Seeing as I visited my parents in early November and Canada Post is having a … Continue reading 2018 TRAVEL THEMED GIFT IDEAS

COPPA CLUB RIVERSIDE IGLOOS, LONDON (REVIEW)

I'm assuming it's highly likely you've seen Coppa Club's Igloos all over your Instagram and Pinterest already, so sorry if any mention of them is now considered spam. In case you haven't heard about/seen them - they're pretty nice, right? If you're looking for somewhere unique and a bit kooky to eat in London, then … Continue reading COPPA CLUB RIVERSIDE IGLOOS, LONDON (REVIEW)

TEA REVIEW | CREAM OF EARL GREY – DAVID’S TEA

It’s been a little while since I’ve posted a tea review, so I’m very excited to be bringing you one. The tea in question, is David’s Tea's ‘Cream of Earl Grey’. I grew up on Heinz cream of tomato soup, so even before tasting it I had an inkling that I was going to like … Continue reading TEA REVIEW | CREAM OF EARL GREY – DAVID’S TEA

MY HAND LUGGAGE ESSENTIALS

When it comes for paying for luggage on a short haul flight, unless I'm going to the arctic, I avoid it like the plague. Yes, airlines are getting more and more restrictive but I like the challenge. Of course, if you're going for an extended period of time, yes you will need more clothing etc … Continue reading MY HAND LUGGAGE ESSENTIALS