Copenhagen in all its colours: travel ideas for the outdoorsy type

I'd never thought much about visiting Copenhagen, but as I was sitting in a long and boring lecture I found myself day dreaming of being somewhere else. Naturally, I wandered onto Google Flights searching for a destination I could visit between school ending and work starting. It was then that I came across an amazing … Continue reading Copenhagen in all its colours: travel ideas for the outdoorsy type

Planning your Great Canadian Road Trip – part 4

This post is part four of the series Great Canadian Road Trip. Feature photo by Albert Normandin, taken from HelloBC. Here's a quick recap of where we've been so far. In part one, we left from Toronto and drove north over Lake Superior, seeing three national parks: Bruce Peninsula, Georgian Bay Islands and Pukaskwa National Park.   In part … Continue reading Planning your Great Canadian Road Trip – part 4

Chicoutimi part 3: unexpected experiences

When I applied to J'Explore (the government program that organizes French language immersions), I think I listed Montreal or Quebec City as my top choices. Understandably so, they're bustling cities (well, for Canada at least), beautiful and culturally vibrant. I, however, was placed in Chicoutimi, which initially appeared to be a small suburban city in … Continue reading Chicoutimi part 3: unexpected experiences