I Lake It!

We spent three days doing just that: laking it up. We travelled through the Jasper and Banff National Parks, and gawked at several jaw-dropping bright, beautiful lakes. Emerald Lake was first, and a beautiful spot to canoe. It was the same day as white water rafting - you can read about that here - so … Continue reading I Lake It!


And then, we went white water rafting 

My parents went white water rafting on their honeymoon and as a kid I thought it was this crazy idea and surely a terrifying experience. By the time I reached the ripe ole age of 22 though, I was curious enough to give it a crack. We went white water rafting in Czesky Krumlov, Czech … Continue reading And then, we went white water rafting 

That first real hike we did.

I like flowers and I tried to capture every flower I saw in Canada. I think I managed to snap a picture of most, if not all, of them. What can I say - they're so pretty! This, as the title suggests, was the first hike-hike we did. These are still the 'baby mountains' of … Continue reading That first real hike we did.

Vancouver to Kelowna

Kelowna - think cologne, but with an a at the end. It took me a while to work out how to say it, so this is my community service. You're welcome. 😉 My Rockies tour lasted ten days starting and endng in Vancouver and going anti-clockwise. First up - Kelowna! We camped every night except … Continue reading Vancouver to Kelowna

When in Vancouver do as the tourists do…

After arriving in Vancouver, I spent four nights at the Samesun Hostel. Really fun place to stay! Energetic and informative staff with a real buzz about the place which helps to foster meeting new people. I liked it there a lot! They organise daily activities as a group so I joined in for Lynn's Canyon … Continue reading When in Vancouver do as the tourists do…