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How to Spend 4 Days in Leon, Nicaragua

Volcano Boarding in Nicaragua |

Leon, Nicaragua is the grittier, local, big brother of Granada. It’s the liberal city of artists and poets, of Rubén Darío, and the birthplace of the revolution, and one of my favourite places in the country. Find out how I spent my time there.

Leading the Pack: Kelly Lawson

Kelly Lawson

Kelly Lawson is the #girlboss behind Saint John, NB start-up, Ella – an app to let women post and sell fashion items that they no longer wear. Think fashion swap meet for the iPhone age. I caught up with Kelly in between business trips to find out more about her travel style.

My Best (and Worst) Travel Moments of 2016

Best & Worst of 2016

It’s that time year again. There’s just one more day left in 2016 and I thought I’d take a bit of time to look back on where I’ve been this year. In every year, there are ups and downs so I thought I’d share a few of my memorable ones with you.

Any Mummers ‘lowed In?

Newfoundland Mummers Parade

I was walking down the street on a beautiful December afternoon in St. John’s, Newfoundland and who passes me, but someone in red long johns and Sorel boots with a big hobby horse head obscuring his own, accompanied by someone else with a lace doily covering their face. Weird, right? Most bizarre masked stick-up? Nope, I was on my way to the Mummers Parade.

How I Saved Money on Plane Tickets

The Unexpected Way I Saved $400 on a Flight

The decision was made. The plans for China were scrapped. Me and one of my closest friends were instead going to meet up in the Philippines for almost 2 weeks of sun, san...

San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua |

How to Spend 4 Days in San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua

What I loved about visiting Nicaragua is that there was a variety of towns and cities, each with their own personality. Granada is best for getting your feet wet. Leon is...

Melanie Caines - Nova Yoga

Leading the Pack: Melanie Caines

Leading the Pack features travelling women doing cool and interesting things. Today we caught up with Melanie Caines, owner/operator of Nova Yoga, in St. John's, Newfound...

Brussels, Belgium

Drinking Trappist Ale in Belgium…It’s For the Kids

“You don’t have to feel bad drinking this beer. It’s for the kids!” our tour guide told us as we sat in a pub in Brussels. And it’s true...sort of. I had my fir...

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