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What to Pack for Amsterdam in the Fall

Packing Guide - Amsterdam

Whether you’re visiting for a long weekend or a longer trip, with just a few staples, you can look chic and comfortable all at the same time. Autumn can be a confusing time when planning a travel wardrobe. Will it be light sweater weather or knit cap and scarf weather? So what to pack for Amsterdam in the fall?

The Best Way to Spend a Layover in Singapore

I had a 36 hour travel day that on my way to the Philippines that included a 4 hour stopover in Singapore. Airports are usually drab and soul sucking experiences but in this case I actually wished I’d had longer to spend at Changi. So just how should you spend a layover in Singapore?

60 Hours in Tokyo

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I would already be gone 21 days, but when I learned that I could make a second stopover on my flight to South Korea for just the cost of taxes I had to jump on it. Tokyo, here I come! I only had 2.5 days to explore the city and knowing that Tokyo is the largest metropolis in the world I wasn’t sure exactly how much I’d get to see. Turns out, a lot!

The Best Shoes for City Travel

Knowing what shoes to pack for a city adventure can be tough. Walking is one of the best ways to explore a new city. On foot you can see the details of a city that you can otherwise miss. But, nothing will ruin your mood faster than uncomfortable shoes so I rounded up some of the best shoes for city travel.

Bay de Verde

Newfoundland Road Trips: Guide to the Baccalieu Trail

Newfoundland is full of great road trips. The Baccalieu Trail on the Avalon peninsula is perfect for a two or three day getaway from St. John's. I spent a weekend driving...

Chase the Ace, Goulds

Chasing the Ace in Goulds

For the past couple of months masses of people have descended on a small farming community just outside of St. John’s, hoping to change their lives at the local parish ...

Day Use Hotel

Day Use Hotels – The Best Way to Spend a Long Layover?

Have you ever had a long layover in a city during the day? Sure, you could pay to store your luggage at the airport while you go explore the city. But what if all you rea...

Street Art in Shoreditch

I Got Schooled in Street Art in Shoreditch

I was trip planning and wondering what should I do in London? Should I seek out a food tour? Bike tour? Camden pub crawl? Beer was the social lubricant I needed in Brusse...

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