Seals and Sea Lions of La Jolla, on the Southern California Coast

Alex and I were recently in San Diego and had the good fortune of renting a renting a car and enjoying the southern California coast, great Mexican food and the border town across from Tijuana (not so enjoyable). One of the absolute highlights was seeing the seals and sea lions in La Jolla, which is…

For Super Bowl XLVII, the spotlight shines on New Orleans

  It’s great to have another Super Bowl fast approaching, in one of America’s greatest cities. On February 3rd, 2013, the Baltimore Ravens will square off with the San Francisco 49ers in America’s biggest sporting event (fun fact: the Monday following the Super Bowl is the day most Americans call out from work “sick”). And as much…

Renting a bike on Coronado Island in San Diego

San Diego consistently ranks as one of America’s most livable cities. This is of course if you can afford the insane cost of housing. Otherwise you might be living in a card board box, albeit a fairly centrally located one. San Diego’s harbor is packed with lavish boats, but there is also no shortage of people living…

Honeymoon Island, a top Florida beach

Like most people, we love the beach. But whether it is cold or sunny, it doesn’t matter for me. I just love sand, the waves and fresh air. The thought of being landlocked makes me nervous! And my favourite beach while we lived in Florida was Honeymoon Island, a top Florida beach for sure.

Driving the Rocky Mountain National Park

One of the absolute highlights of the United States is the Rocky Mountains (though technically we share them with Canada). A drive through snow capped mountains with lovely valleys and streams beats the monotony of a flat drive any day of the week. If you find yourself in the Colorado Rockies there is a myriad of…