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Hathos: the Joy and Agony of Dulse

Dulse

I sat at the kitchen table, staring at a small paper bag, filled with dried purple seaweed. This time I would try it. The briny smell of the ocean floor wafted from the bag. You could smell it from six feet away, easy. But it was time. No more excuses. At the age of 39, it was high time that I tried dulse for the first time.

The Next Adventure: Texas and Greece with a Side of London

Santorini

When I heard that Nomadic Matt was organizing a travel conference I was curious. When I saw the line-up of speakers Matt had put together, I knew I had to go. But I didn’t want that to be my “big fall trip” so where would I head after? Oddly enough, Greece made sense.

Newfoundland Road Trips: Guide to Twillingate

Guide to Twillingate

If you only have limited time in Newfoundland but still want to experience as much as you can, then head to Twillingate. The communities spread out over the New World Islands are like Newfoundland condensed. They have breathtaking coastal landscapes, icebergs, whales, fishing, theatre, hiking, good food, and even a new craft brewery. Really, what more could you want?

Should You Stay in Times Square?

Should You Stay in Times Square?

Ah, New York. They say if you can make it there, you can make it anywhere. I just love the energy and the possibility of New York. It’s a city that makes you think that anything is possible. But it can be overwhelming. Especially when you’re trying to plan your very first trip there.

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These are the Things That Won’t Stop Me From Travelling

There are many things that could stop me from travelling. Age. Being solo. Fear. Money. But I'm doing my best to not let any of them put a stop to my travels. The world i...

Sunglasses at Signal Hill

The Best Summer Travel Accessory? A Great Pair of Shades

In today’s airline nickel and dining world it’s tempting to want to travel as light as possible. If you can manage to go carry-on only, not only will you avoid checke...

Newfoundland and Labrador Folk Festival

What to Wear: Newfoundland and Labrador Folk Festival

Without a doubt, one of the other staples of any St. Johns' summer is the annual Newfoundland and Labrador Folk Festival. It typically follows on the heels of the George ...

George Street Festival

The Ultimate Guide to Surviving the George Street Festival

One of the city’s most hotly anticipated weeks is here. The ticket booths are setup. The stage is dusted off. The speed bars are gearing up. Over 50,000 people will par...

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