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30 Best Things to Do in Halifax, Nova Scotia

Halifax is a special place to visit. Whether you’re into history, boats, music, or getting outdoors, there’s always something for you to do in in this Canadian Maritime city of 400,000. It’s come a long way from it’s time as a hub on the Atlantic trading route and is now a must-visit stop on any good Eastern Canadian trip. So what do I think are the best things to do in Halifax?

Casablanca Hotel – New York City

Casablanca Hotel - New York

If you’ve ever stayed at any of the Library Hotel Collection’s properties you probably know what I’m going to rave about after my recent stay at the Casablanca Hotel in Manhattan. The service! After staying at the Library Hotel and the Hotel Elysees I should’ve been prepared for the top notch service but I was still taken aback.

Discover New York Neighbourhoods Through Food

Ahoy New York Food Tour

New York is a city of neighbourhoods. Each pocket of the city has its own identity, culture, and inevitably, unique food. One of the best ways to get to know a culture is to get to know their food and one of the best ways to get to know the food when you’re travelling is to take a food tour. New York has so many identities and cultures that it’s pretty impossible to take a generic New York food tour so you need to focus on the neighbourhoods. On my recent quick visit to the Big Apple I focussed on Little Italy and Chinatown with Ahoy NY Tours & Tasting.

Rose Manor Inn – Harbour Grace, NL

Rose Manor Inn, Harbour Grace

While I consider myself very familiar with the Baccalieu Trail in Newfoundland, I was shocked to discovered that I’d somehow not known about the existence of a jewel of a B&B in Harbour Grace. So when the Rose Manor Inn invited me to come stay and see what they were all about I had to take them up on it.

Vacay romper

Make Your Travel Wardrobe Go Further with Vacay

Imagine being able to pack just 6 items and having 15 outfits at your disposal. With Vacay's approach to mix 'n match items and 2-piece dresses, jumpsuits, and rompers, y...

Santa Teresa

10 Things to Do in Santa Teresa, Costa Rica That Aren’t Surfing

Santa Teresa, Costa Rica is mainly known for one thing: surfing. But what if you’re not into surfing? Should you still visit? Sure! There's still plenty of cool things ...

Isla Tortuga

Dealing with Body Image Issues on a Beach Vacation

Have you ever had body image issues plague you while on a beach vacation? It happened to me in Costa Rica. For a few days I had arguments with myself when I couldn't seem...

Sky Garden in London

Cool Things to Do on a Second Trip to London

This isn’t your first rodeo...or should I say cup of tea? You’ve been to London once before and ticked off a lot of boxes: Tower Bridge, Globe Theatre, Harry Potter t...

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    • Wearing heels in Times Square mightve been a bit foolish
    • It was a beautiful day to lounge in the park!
    • Coffee in one hand Confidence in the other  This
    • Photo tip Want to photograph something really tall like Rockefeller
    • It had to be done I was on a bit
    • One to beam aboard Captain The inside of the Oculus
    • It was a nice day for a baseball game One
    • I have such conflicting feelings about this building The Puck