A DAY IN SEATTLE | RUNNING AROUND IN DRESSING GOWNS | CANADIAN ROAD TRIP 2016

MOTIF SEATTLE After a long, dark bus ride involving a super fun stop off at the US border (my fourth of this trip), we made it to Seattle safe and sound where we jumped in a cab for the short journey to our hotel. We stayed at the Motif Seattle, which now has to be … Continue reading A DAY IN SEATTLE | RUNNING AROUND IN DRESSING GOWNS | CANADIAN ROAD TRIP 2016

TOWERS, TOURS AND TICKETS | TORONTO | CANADIAN ROAD TRIP 2016

After a long, problem filled day, travelling from Dearborn (Michigan) to Toronto via Niagara Falls (blog post can be found here), our heads could not have hit our pillows more readily. Thankfully the hotel was nice, and we were able to climb into our beds without issue. We slept well and before we knew it, were wandering the … Continue reading TOWERS, TOURS AND TICKETS | TORONTO | CANADIAN ROAD TRIP 2016

A WEEKEND OF WEIHNACHTEN | MUNICH

Last week, Hamilton and I spent 3 days wrapped up in Christmas spirit; visiting the gorgeous German city of Munich, where we went to markets, wandered through gardens and drank all of the beer. I'd never been to Germany before this trip, but I did have a picture in my mind of what it would be like... (Aka all the … Continue reading A WEEKEND OF WEIHNACHTEN | MUNICH

NORTHERN LIGHTS | JOHN O’GROATS | SCOTTISH ROAD TRIP

In an earlier blog post, I mentioned my bucket list... Our time at John O'Groats managed to tick off two wishes. Not bad going for a town with a population of only about 300. The drive from Skye was a looonggg one. I think it took about 7/8 hours? There is a slightly shorter route, … Continue reading NORTHERN LIGHTS | JOHN O’GROATS | SCOTTISH ROAD TRIP

SORE FEET AND SIGNS | VATICAN CITY | ITALY

After waking up with a slightly sore head from last nights session at the drunken ship, this morning we went to Vatican City. First thing I noticed was the lack of signs. For anyone else like me, directions can be hard. Never mind when you don't really know what you're looking for. Luckily Dan (my … Continue reading SORE FEET AND SIGNS | VATICAN CITY | ITALY