Spring break vacation ideas during the Coronavirus pandemic

By |March 13th, 2020|Travel|

What a time we're living in! Today I'm headed onto CTV News at Noon to chat about stay-cation ideas close to Calgary. Pretty much everyone I know is scrambling to find some local alternatives for spring break getaways. Here's a few suggestions that get you and your family outdoors, while avoiding gatherings of 250 people.

The Best Hashtags for your Travel Photos

By |February 18th, 2020|Travel|

Do you ever get exhausted by social media? I do. A lot. What's particularly annoying is when you finally snag that perfect shot, only to have very few eyes upon it. The trick is tagging correctly in order to get your posts seen by the right (and most number of) people. Here's a look at the best travel hashtags to include in your social media posts.

What you need to know about camping in the Kananaskis

By |February 11th, 2020|Travel|

It doesn't feel like camping season yet, but in a way it is. That's because many online reservation systems for campsites in Alberta open up for the summer season, like now. Here's a look at some of the biggest and best campsites to consider in the Kananaskis region, plus info on their amenities and how to book your site.

Sidney, B.C.: Everything you need to know about this royal hideaway

By |February 4th, 2020|Travel|

Everyone has their happy place and if I were to pick just one in Canada, it very well might be Sidney-by-the-Sea. This charming BC town lies just outside of Victoria, and holds a very dear place in my heart. Here's a look at all the fun things you can do in Sidney, plus where to find affordable accommodation and the freshest seafood in town.

It’s National Plan for Vacation Day! Here’s how to plan an affordable, yet epic one!

By |January 28th, 2020|Travel|

I'm so stoked because in a little over two weeks the Valentines Day/ Family Day (President's Day) long weekend will be upon us. You might think this would be a super expensive weekend to travel, but you'd be wrong! I found some major deals - both for a sun getaway and a stay-cation in either Calgary or Vancouver. Wherever your plans take you, I hope you have a lovely winter long weekend!