ICELAND – ENCOUNTER THE ICELANDIC HORSES

It was live at first sight! A love like this is bound to last a lifetime. You know the feeling… the tingling excitement, the accelerated heart rate. The signs were all there. Who or what am I talking about? Well, it’s the Icelandic horse, of course! The Icelandic horse…

A PHOTO JOURNEY THROUGH SOUTHERN ICELAND

  Iceland is stunning! Iceland is one of those places that seem to be on everyone’s bucket list and for good reason. This Arctic Island is surreal. After traveling to numerous countries and countless cities, Iceland was one of those places that always seemed to be out of reach…

ICELAND’S THINGVELLIR NATIONAL PARK – A GUIDE

Located 23 km from Reykjavik, Thingvellir (Þingvellir) National Park of Iceland is Iceland’s most important historical site. Named a Unesco Heritage Site in 2004, Thingvellir is a place of vivid beauty surrounded by Earth-moving tectonic plates and glacier waterfalls. If you’re a fan of Game of Thrones…

A MUGGLE MOM’S GUIDE TO THE WIZARDING WORLD OF HARRY POTTER

I’m not going to lie. I LOVE the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. My boys and I are huge fans. We’ve read all the books and watched all the movies multiple times. So, it goes without question, when the Wizarding World of Harry Potter arrived at Universal Studios…

FIVE LESSONS I’VE LEARNED FROM MY TRAVELS TO NYC

If you’ve never visited New York City, you need to visit New York City. Now, I’m not an expert in any way when it comes to New York City. However, I do plan to visit often to try to accomplish this lofty task of becoming an expert. After…

WALK THE BROOKLYN BRIDGE: A VERY BEGINNER’S GUIDE

Iconic Brooklyn Bridge: A visit to New York City would not be complete without a visit to this engineering masterpiece. This brown-hued steel-wire suspension bridge ranks high among local favorites as well as the tourist. Spanning across the East River with Manhattan to one side and Brooklyn to…

GO EXPLORE: VANCOUVER BC: LYNN CANYON PARK

Whenever our family travels to a new destination, or to a repeated favorite, we try to always venture beyond the usual touristy sites and seek out some fun hiking trails. Often times, we spend a great amount of time exploring museums and gazing at amazing monuments. These are wonderful activities…

VANCOUVER: TOP FIVE EXPERIENCES FOR FAMILIES

Hip neighborhoods, great food, spectacular scenery: it’s no wonder people have been falling in love with Vancouver. If visiting Vancouver is not on your bucket list, it should be. Vancouver is a fantastic place to take a family vacation. With mild summer and winter weather, Vancouver is a giant…

LONDON: THE ULTIMATE TOP TEN LIST

A European vacation is often on top of many people’s wish list and for good reason. Europe is “easier” than other destinations. Friends often ask me where I suggest they go on their first European vacation. I almost always answer – London. You see, London is a fantastic place for…

VISIT SANTORINI: DREAMS CAN COME TRUE

When you mention Greece to anyone, the first image that comes to mind for most people is whitewashed churches topped by blue-domes overlooking the Aegean Sea. Without a doubt, Santorini remains the undisputed winner of the most beautiful island in the world award. Because of this, Santorini is crowded…