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  • Our time spent in Leh, Ladakh

      Ladakh (“land of high passes”) is an autonomous region in the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. It is surrounded by the Himalayas, and is one of the most sparsely populated regions in Jammu and

  • Exploring the city of Cairo, Egypt

      The locals call her Umm ad-Dunya–The Mother of the World–but we know her as Cairo. She is busy, noisy, teeming with people and vehicles, and by the end of your visit you will be clearing

  • Going on Safari in Masai Mara

      Kenya is most famously known for it’s national parks teeming with wildlife, with one of the most popular being Masai Mara.  Our last visit together was 7 years ago, so we felt it was due

  • Our Vegan Guide to Cairo, Egypt

      I am so extremely excited to say that, thanks to the new found consciousness in local Egyptians who care about their health and animals, Cairo has become incredibly easy to find vegan food! The last

  • Visiting with Palestinian Animal League

    Prior to arriving in the occupied territories of Palestine, I learned about PAL (Palestinian Animal League) through  personal research. PAL is an animal, and human rights organization located in Ramallah, that works to empower youth, and

  • 72 hours in Ljubljana, Slovenia

      While driving through Italy to arrive in Ljubljana, we weren’t expecting Slovenia to be as green as it is. This young nation is one of Europe’s most forested countries (over 60%), and it is this

  • 48 hours in Budapest, Hungary

      After an 8 hour overnight train ride, we arrived in our third destination with VeganTravel, Budapest, Hungary. We were tired but excited to discover what was ahead of us. Check-in time for our Airbnb

  • 6 Month Travel Itinerary With Vegan Travel

      Last December we entered a contest through a website called Vegan Travel. They were throwing a contest to win a 6 month all expenses paid trip around the world (You choose your own destinations). So

  • Hanging out in Panama City

      We boarded our 11:45pm bus for Panama City, and prepared to hunker down for a 15 hour journey. I tend to whine every time we take a bus ride that exceeds 8 hours, but it’s

  • Heading to Ojo del Mar in the Osa Peninsula

      The alarm sounded at 5:30am. We peeled ourselves from bed, got dressed, and hastily made our way through breakfast. Despite rush hour in San Jose, we managed to hail a taxi immediately, and we were

Latest Reviews on Hotels / Vegan

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  • Saladero Eco Lodge, Golfo Dulce, Costa Rica

  • La Kukula Eco Lodge, Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica

  • CocinArte, León, Nicaragua

  • Sol Cuisine

  • Soul to Bowl Creamy Vegan Alfredo

  • Sheese Vegan Cheeses

Latest Posts

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

Canada, Are We Truly as Xenophobic as You Lead Me to Believe?

Posted by • October 21, 2015 • Canada ,Featured ,Stories 10 Comments

  I’m not sure what else Canada is, other than a melting pot of immigrants-settlers if you will, who’s homelands are scattered across the globe. My entire family is from Portugal, and unless you are of

Our Vegan Favourites in Turkey

Posted by • September 30, 2015 • Stories ,Turkey ,Vegan 19 Comments

  Since going vegan, Cody and I have truly gained a new appreciation for food. We become so excited to try new vegan dishes we have never seen before, and it is an added bonus when

Forever MicroRanch Sanctuary

Posted by • September 20, 2015 • Canada ,Featured ,Responsible Travel ,Vegan 4 Comments

  It seems that no matter where we roam, we always find a place with likeminded people. A place that feels so comfortable and welcoming that it is difficult to leave. A place where people are taking

Our Hitchhiking Experience in Mexico

Posted by • August 31, 2015 • Mexico ,Stories ,Travel Video 14 Comments

  “Oh my god you’re going to Egypt?!” “You’re travelling through India? Be careful” “Why are you going to Iran?” “You’re hitchhiking in Mexico? Oh god, be careful” This is pretty much the dialogue we go through every time, when talking

Losing A Loved One: The Story of Owl

I don’t recall whether Cody and I noticed Owl when we first arrived at PAWS, but we certainly fell in love with her quickly after. PAWS cares for sick, injured, and abused stray animals

Dumpster Diving: Exposing the World’s Food Waste

  When I began to research food waste around the world, I was in shock, and when Cody and I started dumpster diving, I was beside myself! Years ago, when Cody told me that he would

Our Summer Getaway at Limberlost

Posted by • June 29, 2015 • Canada ,Featured 2 Comments

  A week ago today our time in Ontario was up, but before our departure, we thought it would be lovely to visit Limberlost Forest and Wildlife Reserve again; but this time in the summer.      Our

Hostel do Largo, Faro, Portugal

June 27, 2015 •

  Tucked away on an unassuming street in Faro, Portugal, is a sweet little place called Hostel Do Largo. After an early morning flight from Porto (Check out our favourite Vegan restaurants in Porto) we hopped

Our Favourite Vegan Restaurants in Porto

  Prior to visiting Portugal, I did a small amount of searching for vegan restaurants around the country.     I didn’t come up with much except for Black Mamba Burgers in Porto, and Primo Basilico, an