I’ve briefly touched upon this topic in recent posts, but I wanted to go into more detail and provide a bit more help in what can be quite a confusing travel area – what to do when getting vaccinations and visas for different countries around the world. So let’s start with Visas (please bear in … More Pre-Trip Planning: Visas and Vaccinations
Okay, so I haven’t really stayed in that many hostels yet, but of the ones I have stayed in, these are my favourites. I’ll be repeating and updating this Top 5 over the coming months as I make my way through even more countries on my RTW Trip. 1. Hostelling International Toronto. 2. Peace & … More Top 5 Friday: Hostels Around the World
The Falls One of our first major sightseeing stops this summer was, of course, Niagara Falls, one of the Wonders of the World. And oh boy, did it live up to expectations. The sheer amount of water careering over those clifftops was just incredible, let alone the speed at which it fell and the sound … More Photo Of The Week: Niagara Falls
How to sum up the best summer of my life? I don’t even know where to begin. From the moment I arrived at camp I felt immediately at home and knew that it was going to be amazing…fast friends were made, bonds were formed, lessons learned, confidence gained, overall I couldn’t have asked for anything … More Summer Summary
Last week, on our last full day in Toronto, I ventured up the CN Tower, one of the world’s tallest towers, with some friends. It offered some incredible views, spanning across the entire city, rivalling those of the Empire State Building!
Having recently spent a few days in Toronto with some friends, I thought I’d share my experiences in the form of a top 10 list of things to do if you ever venture that way, to one the greatest cities I’ve ever visited. So in no particular order… 1. Take a trip up the CN … More Top 10 Things To Do In Toronto
If you’re looking for a place to stay that’s central to Toronto’s main attractions, has an awesome atmosphere and excellent standards, then the HI Toronto is the place to be. The staff are friendly, the dorms and bathrooms are clean and spacious (depending on what room you have – I was in a 10 bed … More Hostel Review: Hostelling International Toronto
Following our 12 hour bus journey, we were all pretty shattered, so of course instead of just getting to the hostel and going to bed, we ventured out into the city to find food and drink. After a satisfactory feed though, we crashed into our beds for a good nights sleep, having a lie-in the … More Begbie Tours…1st Stop – Toronto!
If you look close enough you can just about spot me standing in the entrance to this awesome Apple Store inside the Toronto Eaton Centre, a huge shopping mall in Downtown Toronto. Yep, there I am, in the grey tshirt, standing awkwardly in everyone’s way. I massively enjoyed this Apple Store – I dont know … More Apple Store Challenge: Toronto Eaton Centre
So camp is over. The last 67 days (yes I counted) have been some of the best, the hardest, the most fun, the most stressful, the most awesome days ever, and I was so sad to get on that bus and watch Sloane disappear into the distance. But before I tell you what I’m doing … More Post-Camp Adventures