American Road Trip – A Snapshot

As many of you know I spent the month of June road tripping down the East coast of America. The plan had originally been to do the West coast but due to a few complications we concluded that the east coast made most sense. Anyone who knows me knows I love having a plan, so [...]

Tips for a Camping Virgin

This month I tried out camping thing for the first time. I have camped in my back garden but have never done the whole camp site thing so I had no idea what to expect. Based on my experience I don’t understand why it isn’t more popular. If you are considering trying something new, here [...]

Assateague Island National Seashore, Maryland

Assateague Island National Seashore located close to Ocean City, Maryland is one of the most spectacular places I have ever been. The Island has over 37 miles of the most amazing white sandy beaches, not to mention the best part, there are more than 300 wild ponies that wander freely through the beaches, forests and [...]

Preparing for a Road Trip

Getting ready for a road trip can be stressful. What to bring?  Where to go? Where do you even begin to start organising? Here are a few easy tips that we decided were the most important after our first few days on the road.  1) Pick your stops - Do some research and find out [...]

San Francisco in a Nutshell

San Francisco is one of my favourite cities in the States. It has so much character  and it is jam packed with things to do and to see.   Both times I have been in San Francisco I have gone on the Big Bus Tour, not only is it a really easy and scenic way [...]

New York’s Sweet Treats

This one is for all the sweet-toothed people out there like myself. New York is home to some of the best spots for people like you and me. In my few days there I tried to get to as many of them as possible for you guys and here is my list. Just incase you [...]

New York Accommodation – Pod 51

When you find a budget flights and accommodation on Expedia.com you never know what you are going to get. What we got well exceeded our expectations. We had such a lovely stay in Pod 51 and would definitely recommend it to a friend. For both price and experience. About Pod 51: Pod 51 is a [...]

New York – Angelo’s Pizza Broadway

Looking for a spot to grab a quick and yummy meal before heading off to a show? Angelo's Pizza Broadway is the place for you. Just a block or two down from the theatres you can't go wrong. You can save your best dress for another night, the dress code is casual and the atmosphere [...]

Ottawa – Pure Kitchen

Looking for something super tasty without the guilt? Well then Pure Kitchen is the place for you. This veggie/vegan restaurant is one of the yummiest places I've been to in Canada, the food was so fresh and made me feel so satisfyingly full feeling. Rather than the sluggish full feeling you get after going to [...]

Ottawa in 1 day

Ottawa isn't a  big place but if you are in Canada and passing by you should see the capital. If you are traveling against the clock or simply don’t want to spend very long there, here are some of the must sees and dos in Ottawa that can be done in 1 day: 1) Breakfast [...]

New York in 4 days

Hey Guys, As you may have seen from my Instagram last weekend I was in New York - the city that never sleeps. True, but you don't have to miss your 8 hours in order to see the whole city in a long weekend because I am going to show you how to see everything and [...]

Ottawa – Afternoon Tea at the Fairmont Chateau Laurier

How did you spend your Valentines Day? I spent mine sipping fancy tea and being treated like a princess in Ottawa's Fairmont Chateau Laurier hotel. For many of you, afternoon tea might seem like over-priced leaves in boiling water and sandwiches the size of your index finger. I get that - that's exactly what I thought [...]

Toronto – JOEY

In the suburbs (North York) of Toronto and looking for a good meal in a trendy spot? Or in fact in the city centre around the Eaton centre? You can find JOEY in both locations. JOEY North York is located in the upmarket shopping complex at Don Mills. The complex is an outdoor shopping area [...]

Boston – Sam LaGrassa’s

Sam LaGrassa's TripAdvisor's best-rated restaurant/food spot in all of Boston. Is it all that it's hyped up to be? We arrived around noon, the place was completely packed - always a good sign in my eyes. We asked what the most popular sandwich was and went - surely it would be the safest bet? We [...]

Igloofest Montréal – What to expect

Planning a trip to Montréal's Igloofest but don't know what to expect? That's how I felt last week before I went. I didn't know what to bring, what to wear or what it would be like. So I decided to share my newly found 'Igloofest Wisdom' with you guys! Here is a list of a [...]

Boston – Giacomo (Best Italian outside Italy)

I've only been to Italy once, myself and 3 of my friends took a detour to Venice this summer while interrailing around Europe. After spending the first 19 years of my life eating what I thought was Italian food, I got a taste for the good stuff, the real stuff. Since experiencing the authentic and [...]

Boston – Top 5 things to do in Boston

1) Predential Tower - go up to the 50th floor of one of the city's highest buildings and see the amazing view. Don't worry if it's cloudy, we went up despite the clouds and within 5 minutes of being there, they cleared - this won't always be the case but go up and ask the person [...]

Boston – Abe & Louie’s

Any vegetarians reading this post please stop now, this one is for the meat lovers. This place is a carnivore's heaven - but you better make sure you have an empty stomach if you are going to visit Abe & Louie's. Their famous Ribeye weighs in at a whopping 26oz (including bone - around 18oz [...]

Ottawa – Vittoria Trattoria

Hands down my favourite restaurant in Ottawa so far, and going one time isn't enough! There was too much on the menu that I wanted to try that I'm going to have to go back. The staff were so genuinely friendly and would come over regularly to check up on things (massive brownie points in [...]