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Guide to Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day in St. John’s

St. Patrick's Day in Newfoundland

There are a ton of reasons you’ll want to spend your next St. Patrick’s Day in St. John’s, Newfoundland. We’re the closest city in North America to Ireland. A good portion of us have Irish roots that we can actually trace back. We love our trad music and a good pint. The government even takes it as a holiday. St. Patrick’s Day is serious business here.

How to Plan a Girls Getaway in London

Girls Getaway in London

Ever since WestJet announced their direct flights to London from St. John’s last year, it’s dawned on me that England is now entirely possible as a long weekend getaway. It can be cheaper to get to London than it is to get to Toronto. Crazy talk. And with only a 3.5h time difference it’s time to start considering London for you next girls getaway.

Leading the Pack: Kim Paddon

With her signature glasses and passion for pink, Kim Paddon operates Whink with sense and style. We caught up with her in St. John’s, NL to find out more about her travel style.

What to Pack for Palawan, Philippines

Packing Guide for Palawan, Philippines

After visiting places like Costa Rica and Nicaragua, I thought I had a pretty good idea of what I’d need for a two week trip around the tropical island of Palawan in the Philippines. Now that I’m back in Canada, I wanted to share with you what would make it into my backpack for a return trip to the island nation.

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How to Spend 4 Days in Leon, 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 on...

Kelly Lawson

Leading the Pack: 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...

Best & Worst of 2016

My Best (and Worst) Travel Moments 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, t...

Newfoundland Mummers Parade

Any Mummers ‘lowed In?

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 ...

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