Historical Toronto

I guess an interest in history runs in my family as much as the travel bug does. The perfect example is my brother: a history teacher in England. He has way more to do with…

4 Tips to Being a Better Tourist

My first job after moving to Toronto was at one of the big tourist attractions – the CN Tower. As someone who has lived all over the world, getting a job at an attraction in…

My Tiny Green Bracelet

This is a photo of a tiny green piece of string. This piece of string was tied to my wrist in April 2009. Though, at the time it was tied to me, it looked more…

Let’s Take a Break

One thing that I think is really important to remember is taking a break, especially when travelling. My favourite way to relax is spending a day in the park. I recently spent the day in…