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Our housesitting experience in Costa Rica

Posted by • May 17, 2016 • Costa Rica ,Featured ,Stories 6 Comments

  After 3 dry scorching hot weeks of sedentary living in San Juan Del Sur, we were just itching (more like sweating) to leave Nicaragua. Before our departure, I had secured a housesitting gig through TrustedHousesitters.com

Rest and Relaxation in San Juan Del Sur, Nicaragua

Posted by • April 27, 2016 • Featured ,Nicaragua ,Stories 12 Comments

  There was a time when I thought I would never get tired of travelling. I don’t mean getting bored with discovering the world, I am talking about simply becoming warn out. Achy feet, low energy,

Eating Vegan in San Cristobal De La Casas

Posted by • April 2, 2016 • Featured ,Mexico ,Stories ,Vegan 7 Comments

Steeped in indiginous history and culture, San Cristobal De La Casas, Mexico is a town centered in the highlands of the Chiapas province. It is a charming town filled with bars, and cafes; lined with colourful

Making Chocolate at ChocoMuseo in Granada

Posted by • March 17, 2016 • Featured ,Nicaragua ,Stories ,Vegan 16 Comments

  When the Mayans discovered chocolate 2000 years ago, little did they know that it would later become a most coveted superfood worldwide. In Mayan society, all classes, rich and poor alike, were entitled to this

Hiking Santa Ana Volcano, El Salvador

Posted by • March 7, 2016 • El Salvador ,Stories ,Travel Video 8 Comments

Cody and I awoke moments before our alarm was to go off and quickly jumped out of bed. We got dressed, had a quick breakfast, walked to the bus station just a couple of

Travelling to Lake Atitlan, Guatemala

Posted by • March 1, 2016 • Featured ,Guatemala ,Stories 2 Comments

The images in our minds of Guatemala were the same images that a few people back home had about Mexico. We were warned to be very careful; that it was dangerous, and that we

Eating Vegan in Mexico City

Posted by • February 16, 2016 • Featured ,Mexico ,Stories ,Vegan 19 Comments

  To some, Mexico City may have a less than desirable reputation, but like all city’s (and people) it has it’s good, and bad parts.    Do your research, and you’ll be glad you visited this city

The street art of Tulum, Mexico

Posted by • February 3, 2016 • Mexico ,Stories 3 Comments

  Tulum is well known for its beautiful emerald coastline, cenotes, and artsy laid back vibe. All along the main street you can find local artist shops, jewellery stores, colourful Mexican folk art, and stylish clothing

Tierra De Animales Sanctuary, Cancun, Mexico

Posted by • January 27, 2016 • Featured ,Mexico ,Responsible Travel ,Stories ,Vegan 14 Comments

  With the amount of travel Cody and I choose to do, there is no getting away from seeing how poorly animals are treated around the world. We’ve seen baby elephants get kicked in Thailand, yelled

8 Vegans Around The World Share Their Christmas Day Meal

Posted by • December 30, 2015 • Canada ,Stories ,Vegan 6 Comments

Food is a very important part of every culture. All over the world people gather around food to celebrate births, milestones, marriages, religious ceremonies, and often times to mourn. It is the heart of family gatherings,

Why Willemstad, Curacao Is Not For Us

Posted by • December 20, 2015 • Curacao ,Featured ,Stories 14 Comments

  This past April, Cody and I were invited by the Curacao Tourism Board to an event in Toronto where we were the lucky winners of a one week trip to Curacao courtesy of Air Canada,

Why Dahab is our Favourite Place in Egypt

Posted by • November 23, 2015 • Egypt ,Stories 8 Comments

  The great pyramids of Giza, the maddening traffic, the koshary, and the streets buzzing with life- Just some of the reasons we love Egypt.   But Dahab is different.     It is free of the bustling polluted streets