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  • Portraits from Skid Row

    I’m not quite sure how I initially found John Hwang, but somewhere in between checking my emails, writing a blog, and scrolling through Facebook, I found him, and I’m glad I did.   I added him

  • Planning a Quintessential Toronto Weekend

      Wondering what to do in Toronto? Canada’s most populous city has something in store for everyone. Before you pack up and head north, check out this list of classic Toronto attractions:   Get sky high at

  • Hot Air Balloon Ride over Cappadocia, Turkey

      Our day started at 4:40am. We peeled ourselves out of bed and into the chilled rainy darkness to wait for our ride. The van arrived at 5:15am. We hopped in and were taken to the

  • Top 5 places to see in Istanbul

      After a long flight from Bangkok to Moscow and Moscow to Istanbul, we finally arrived in Turkey ready for our two full days of touring in Istanbul.   We were picked up at 8:30 sharp for

  • Our first night in Bhutan

      “My friend has invited us to a dinner tonight with Swedish Musicians”  Were some of the first words that came out of our friend’s mouth when we arrived in Bhutan. We were still trying to take

  • The Truth about Elephant Tourism

      Cody and I were extremely lucky to be chosen among a few other volunteers at Elephant Nature Park to care for a newborn baby elephant that had been abandoned by his mother. Because his mother

  • Green School of Ubud, Bali

        “If these kids graduate as whole people, chances are they will demand a whole world to live on” I recently learned about Green School while at home for the holidays this past Christmas. It is the

  • Tattooed People of Myanmar

      Being huge lovers of tattoo culture, traveling is one of the best ways to discover different tattoo designs and connect with people. We love meeting new people around the globe who are tattooed and

  • Year in Review 2013

      Cody and I are mindful of our past year. We have seen, and done so many amazing things, and have experienced some incredible moments; but to have it documented on video and to be

  • Christmas in Canada

      Oh travel. How do I love thee? Let me count the ways……… 1. Meeting new people, 2. Helping animals, 3. Raising awareness, 4. Beautiful beaches, 5. Ancient structures, 6. Amazing food, 7. Self awareness, and

Latest Reviews on Hotels / Vegan

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  • Envoy Hostel, Yerevan, Armenia

  • Kale Konak Cave Hotel, Uçhisar, Turkey

  • Puri Ganesha Restaurant, Pemuteran, Indonesia

  • Amy’s Place, Buffalo, New York

  • Hogtown Vegan, Toronto Ontario

    Hogtown Vegan, Toronto Ontario

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Latest Posts

Sofitel So Bangkok, Thailand

March 9, 2014 •

  The Sofitel So label are boutique hotels characterized by a focus on contemporary design, and style by famous architects and/or embellished by celebrities from the world of art, design, or fashion. Our last two nights

Monkey Flower Villas, Koh Tao, Thailand

February 27, 2014 •

  Monkey Flower Villas are located on the hill tops of Koh Tao with spectacular views of the ocean. Lincoln and his staff gave us such a warm welcome and made us feel very much at

Puri Ganesha Villas, Pemuteran, Indonesia

February 26, 2014 •

  Diana Von Cranach is a vibrant eccentric woman who happens to be an Egyptologist, a raw vegan chef, and the owner of the brilliant Puri Ganesha Villas in Northern, Bali. So much goodness to stuff

Bambu Indah, Ubud, Bali

January 31, 2014 •

  In 2005, John and Cynthia Hardy brought eleven antique Javanese bridal homes to Bali and began decorating them with the intention of hosting their closest friends and family who had travelled around the world

Fivelements Puri Ahimsa, Bali, Indonesia

January 28, 2014 •

  Fivelements Puri Ahimsa is an award winning hotel and spa located in Bali, Indonesia. Their focus is on self awareness and non harm, with an emphasis on living foods that energize and heal. Engulfed in

Tune Hotels, Legian, Bali

January 28, 2014 •

Tune Hotels is a budget chain located throughout South East Asia, Asia, Australia, and the UK. They are a great option for budget travellers who desire a clean, and comfortable hotel, in a central location. The

Kosenda Hotel, Jakarta, Indonesia

January 16, 2014 •

  Toronto, Vancouver, Manila, Jakarta. After 21 hours of flying, we arrived in Jakarta absolutely exhausted. We checked into Kosenda Hotel Jakarta, laid down in our amazing beds, fell asleep at 3pm, and didnt wake up

Terma Linca Resort and Spa, Thimphu, Bhutan

December 29, 2013 •

  After 2 weeks of work in Bhutan, Cody and I checked into Terma Linca Resort and Spa for 2 relaxing nights.     It was a 25 minute drive from the center of Thimphu through town. Our

Naksel Boutique Hotel and Spa, Paro, Bhutan

December 28, 2013 •

  Naksel Boutique Hotel and Spa is nestled into the side of a mountain about 20 minutes from the center of Paro, Bhutan.     We arrived on the second last day of our time in Bhutan, and what

Sofitel Bangkok Sukhumvit

December 26, 2013 •

  Arriving from the Bangkok airport, we took the BTS and exited at Nana station. Once we got to the lower level, we spotted Sofitel Bangkok Sukhumvit‘s art deco building immediately. Sofitel Bangkok Sukhumvit is a five

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays

Posted by • December 19, 2013 • Blog Love ,Canada ,Featured 29 Comments
Merry Christmas

  Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays everyone!!!     We are so

The Warehouse Bangkok, Thailand

December 16, 2013 •

  After 3 weeks of pretty awful accomodation, it was so fantastic to check into The Warehouse Bangkok; an industrial loft style building with a really great open air cafe.     The Warehouse Bangkok is located in