Photo Essays

12 Things to do in Helsinki, Finland travel guide

12 Things to do in Helsinki Travel Video     12 Things to do in Helsinki Travel Guide   What a difference a year can make. When we first visited Helsinki one summer ago, we only had a few days to explore the capital city of Finland. Unfortunately, the weather was overcast and drab and […]


New Brunswick Highland Games in Fredericton, Canada

New Brunswick Highland Games in Fredericton, Canada   “This is the most dangerous event for spectators,” announced a man sitting down in a lawn chair wielding a microphone.  Quickly, I nestled myself behind a tree shielding my body as my head stretched around the corner to press the shutter release on my mounted camera as […]


50 Things to do in New York City Attractions Travel Guide

50 Things to do in New York City Travel Video, Photo Essay & Travel Guide   Our recent week in New York City was an action packed one. We decided to set ourselves a challenge to see and do as much as we possibly could, and that gave way to this video guide, photo essay […]


30 Things to do in Montreal

30 Things to do in Montreal Travel Video, Photo Essay & Travel Guide   Heading back home to Canada for an extended period for the first time in years, I’ve been exploring my own backyard with a fresh set of eyes and unwavering enthusiasm.  When Audrey and I sat down to decide which Canadian city […]


35 Things to do in Chicago

35 Things to do in Chicago Travel Video, Photo Essay & Guide   As a die hard Chicago Blackhawks and Cubs fan, sports is what first brought me to the Windy City. However, over the years – on subsequent visits – I’ve come to appreciate the phenomenal architecture, food scene, entertainment and cultural options the […]


Coney Island Mermaid Parade

Mermaid Parade Travel Video What I love most about travel is when you have an unexpected surprise thrown your way. Although pleasant surprises are certainly more appreciated than negative ones, I think a healthy dose of both really help you to grow as an individual. Upon hearing about the Mermaid Parade from our New York […]


35 Things to do in Prague, Czech Republic

With one week in Prague, we hit the ground running trying to see and experience as much as we could in the Golden City.  There were times when I was wandering down mazes of cobbles that I had to pinch myself.  Is this city even real or is it a dream? We had high expectations […]


25 Things to do in Berlin

Arriving in Berlin, Germany from Bangkok, Thailand was admittedly a shock to the system.  Going from the steamy and chaotic urban jungle of Bangkok to the relatively spread out, orderly and laid back artsy city of Berlin was a welcome change.  Basing ourselves in a rental apartment for 2.5 weeks just a stone throw away […]


Mauerpark Berlin

Having just settled into our apartment in Berlin little did I know one of the most hip flea market events took place just a stone throw away from our living quarters. The flea market in Mauerpark, (known locally as Flohmarkt am Mauerpark) is a hipster hangout hot spot every Sunday afternoon. Initially, I thought a ‘flea […]


Sailing the Whitsunday Islands of the Great Barrier Reef in Queensland, Australia.

“Are you afraid of a coke machine?” our affable guide asked as he began a discussion about the threat of shark attacks. Barefoot with his dreads dangling in the wind, he continued, “More people die or get injured from vending machines than they do from shark attacks.” It was at this particular moment, I realized […]