America · Canada · Travel

Whistler’s iconic train wreck hike

Whistler really does have it all.  It’s open as a ski resort in the winter and offers dirt biking in the summer, all the while surrounding you with incredible mountain views!  I visited during the summer months and was a little skeptical about visiting a ski resort in the hotter months.  However, it turns out…… Continue reading Whistler’s iconic train wreck hike

America · Canada · Travel

Taking on the fastest (and longest) zipline in North America

So where can you find the fastest zipline in North America?  The answer lies in Whistler, Canada. The zipline itself belongs to ZipTrek and is called The Sasquatch.  It’s two kilometers long (yikes) and will have you reaching a potential speed of 80mph. A definite for any adrenaline junkie!  It’s the fastest and longest zipline…… Continue reading Taking on the fastest (and longest) zipline in North America

America · Canada · Travel

Exploring Vancouver Island by sea: kayaking & whale watching

Whilst in Canada this summer, we took the ferry over to Vancouver Island for a week, staying in the small coastal town of Tofino.  Whilst here we spent the week exploring the various hikes and beaches, taking a day trip to the neighboring village of Ucluelet.  We also got to take our exploring out onto…… Continue reading Exploring Vancouver Island by sea: kayaking & whale watching

Europe · Germany · Travel

A long weekend in Berlin: what to see

Last October, as a lil pre-birthday treat, I decided to head to Germany for the first time and get my tourist on.  I’d had Germany in the back of my mind for a while, always one of those countries I definitely wanted to get around to at some point.  So when searching for the perfect…… Continue reading A long weekend in Berlin: what to see