Sailing Into Summers End

On the morning of September 12th, we pulled up anchor and headed west across Malispina Strait.  At this point we were down to the last ten days of our summer voyage, and hoped to make the most of our time. During our “summer at sea” we … [Read more...]

Sailing the Canadian Islands

After farewells and good wishes to the rest of our Princess Louisa flotilla, we turned toward Desolation Sound roughly 50 nautical miles to the north, pretty much requiring a stop along the way. The west facing harbour of Lund was that stop. The only … [Read more...]

Princess Louisa Inlet… A Treasure Worth the Voyage!

Princess Louisa was without a doubt the high of our first summer cruising together on Summer Breeze. A little more than a month after setting out through the Puget Sound, San Juan Islands and Gulf Islands of Canada we met in up with friends and … [Read more...]

Bring Your Travel Memories Home As Decor

Source Travelling is a wonderful experience, full of fun, amazing adventures and meeting new and interesting people. The downside to travelling is the return home to your normal life, whatever that means for you, and having to get back into it. … [Read more...]

Oh Canada… the Gulf Islands and Beyond

A month after departing Olympia we sailed into Canadian waters! First priority was going through customs which we did in Sydney Harbor. This is a sizable harbor with several marinas and yacht clubs. After “checking in” by phone (just that … [Read more...]

Sailing into the San Juan’s

After our little dash out and back under Deception Pass Bridge we went to La Conner for one night to restock, do laundry and such before heading up the narrow Swinomish Channel, past the historic railroad swing bridge and into Padilla Bay where we … [Read more...]

At Last… The Journey Continues!!

At the crack of dawn on July 14th John and I began our long-awaited Journey on Summer Breeze. My wonderful team of “roadies” was down to one after losing Jazzy last year but Sadie, who got her sea legs while traveling in the motorhome, was all in … [Read more...]

Karachi: The financial hub of Pakistan

Source Karachi is the 6th most populous city in the world and is the capital of the Sind province of Pakistan. It is the financial and industrial hub of the country which signifies the importance of it for them. The heritage of the city lies in its … [Read more...]

Karachi: The financial hub of Pakistan

Source Karachi is the 6th most populous city in the world and is the capital of the Sind province of Pakistan. It is the financial and industrial hub of the country which signifies the importance of it for them. The heritage of the city lies in its … [Read more...]

Three Reasons to Holiday in the UK

When daydreaming about where you should go on holiday this year, the UK might not be the first location that springs to mind, but there are hundreds of reasons why you should consider this country for your next vacation. While there may be too many … [Read more...]

The Exotic Fruits in Southeast Asia

Exploring Southeast Asia is like exploring a land of endless wonders and everlasting magic. If you are planning a trip to Southeast Asian countries, congratulate yourself as you are to embark on a journey never taken before. The region is shaped by … [Read more...]

Top Tips For Travelling To Uganda – What To See And Do

Source Uganda seems to be on everyone’s must see list these days but it’s for a great reason: the wildlife is incredible, the scenery is to die for and the food is out of this world. But what do you need to make sure is on any ‘to do’ list when … [Read more...]

Why You Should Travel Before You Choose Your New Home

Travel tends to make people happier. You grow as a person, and it also broadens your perspective. Thus, before making any big life decisions – such as choosing where to move, you should first make a point of traveling. Traveling can make you fall in … [Read more...]

Introducing your kids to nature the right way

Many parents are keen to instill a love and appreciation for nature in their children, but our city-bound lifestyles don’t always give us much opportunity to do so! When you’re thinking about taking your next family vacation, however, is an … [Read more...]

Things to Do on Vacation in Grand Junction, CO

The area in and around Grand Junction in Colorado has so much going for it. There is lots of natural splendor to enjoy in every direction, plenty of history with paleontological digs to partake in, or you can just get out on the mighty Colorado River … [Read more...]

How to Camp Comfortably in Your Car

Source There are many reasons people decide to camp in their car, from the weather not being permitting enough to stay outside, to giving the kids a first-time experience camping before doing it outside, or some choose to adapt their car space and … [Read more...]

How To Bullet Proof Your Fitness When On The Road

Staying fit and healthy is hard enough when at home, let alone on the road. If you’re on a big trip, then you don’t want to take a step backward when it comes to your health goals. Luckily, there are some simple things you can do to stay on track, … [Read more...]

Make Your Camping Memorable

Away is a place where it’s not about the money you squander, but the moments you share. It is your responsibility to choose and decide what to do to ease off your stress and get away being relieved. To my opinion, I would suggest an outdoor … [Read more...]

How to Prepare for a Road Trip (Ultimate Car Checklist)

Road trips are usually fun filled adventures that can really make our life more interesting. However if you set on an adventure unprepared that could end up being a complete disaster instead of a fantastic memory. This is where careful preparation … [Read more...]

Thinking About Renting an RV for This Year’s Family Vacation – What You Need to Know

Source A family vacation is one of those special moments that can live in everyone’s memory forever. It’s a chance to bond, experience new activities and sights together, get away from the stress and fast-paced life at home, and make some wonderful … [Read more...]

Experience Seattle’s Vibrant Theater Scene

If the name Seattle brings to mind great coffee, the Space Needle, ferry boats, and “Grey’s Anatomy,” you’re missing one important gem of the city by the Pacific — the vibrant art, entertainment, and theater scene. With … [Read more...]

The Best Racecourses in the World

There aren’t many more summery sporting spectacles than a great horse race, and any sporting buff should make sure to tick a few of the most famous racecourses in the world off their bucket list. These venues are amongst the oldest in the world, with … [Read more...]

Why Northeastern America is perfect for a vacation

The Northeastern United States is historically and culturally one of the most significant areas of America. Encompassing New England and the states of Pennsylvania, New York and New Jersey, it is the birthplace of America. The Mayflower arrived here … [Read more...]

Bitcoin is Booming in the Tourism Industry

Less than a decade ago, cryptocurrencies were thought of as something underground, digital currencies that only digital tech enthusiasts were familiar with. Some adventurous companies accepted bitcoin payments for goods and services, but on the … [Read more...]