Oct 16, 2015 Alaska
Food quality and variety can vary between cruise lines. So how does Holland America Line compare? We tried out 6 dining options aboard the Noordam during our 7-night cruise from Vancouver to Alaska.
Oct 14, 2015 Alaska
This was a common question to the announcement of our 7-night cruise to Alaska with Holland America Line. Being our 5th cruise, we’ve got a pretty good idea of what makes a great cruise for kids. So how did Holland America rate? Find out our experience.
Oct 13, 2015 Northwest, USA
Follow us on phase 3 of our epic road journey which covers the Pacific Northwest, USA. This is a nature-lover’s paradise: Redwoods, Crater Lake, Olympic National Park and more. It has to be seen to be believed.
Oct 9, 2015 Midwest, USA
Follow us on phase 2 of our epic road journey which covers Midwest USA. It was only about 3 weeks long, but the number of things we fit in still makes my head spin. This is certainly not fly-over country.
Oct 7, 2015 Northwest, USA
This beach gave me the heebies jeebies. A spooky tree graveyard littered the shoreline. Eerie wafting clouds emanated out of the ocean, like ghosts searching for new hosts. The thick, salty air was still. Everything around me was a symbolic marriage of de…
Oct 6, 2015 Eastern Canada
Follow us on phase 1 of our epic road journey which covers Eastern Canada. If you’re thinking of road tripping Eastern Canada, this is the post you want to read.
Oct 3, 2015 Destinations
The final frontier. Ice, snow, salmon and glaciers. Just a small piece of this beautiful region which deserves it's own category on our blog.
Oct 2, 2015 Northwest, USA
Have you ever been to an archery tournament? Neither had we until... Spokane.
Sep 11, 2015 Midwest, USA
I could have been the Queen. Or Beyonce. I might have been a rich mafia alpha male or married to a professional sports star. But I was just me. 103 floors above the streets of Chicago, alone in my all-encompassing panorama made for royalty.
Sep 8, 2015 Midwest, USA
What better way to discover the pizza scene in Chicago than by gouging on over 2.5 pounds of the savory delight over a 3 hour period. We visited 4 of the best rated pizza joints, not only in the city, but the country as well. Find out what we devoured and…
Sep 4, 2015 Eastern Canada
You’ve always wanted to go. Niagara Falls has been a life-long bucket list destination. And then your favourite family travel blogger comes out with an article like this. Boooooo!
Sep 3, 2015 Destinations
The Midwest includes 12 states in the north central region of the United States including: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin.
Aug 10, 2015 Northeast, USA
It’s not very often you can find space in Manhattan. With a density of 27,000 people per square kilometre, breathing room comes at a premium. So I was pleasantly surprised when I found a family-friendly hotel room that was 60% larger than the average in M…
Aug 7, 2015 Northeast, USA
I travelled to New York to receive a photography award at one of the largest blogging events in the USA. I matched the event by staying at a winning hotel in a perfectly central location. Find out my experience and accommodation tips for your next trip to…
Jul 2, 2015 Destinations
This region of the US includes Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia.
Jun 10, 2015 Reflections
We have a multitude of fans in the US and Canada and if we could visit each one we would. So let’s make life easier and I’ll let you know where we are going to be over the coming year so that if we do happen to be in your neck of the woods, perhaps we can…
Apr 16, 2015 Travel Tips
Looking to spend more than 90 days in the US? As an Australian you can apply for a B1/B2 visa to allow 6 months access to the United States. This is the breakdown of the journey we took in order to get the holy grail of visas.
Feb 22, 2015 Northwest, USA
The Pacific Northwest of the USA offers some of the most beautiful landscapes anywhere in the world. So naturally the best way to see it up close is on a well-planned road trip. Follow our route from San Francisco to Seattle and back.
Wonders of Yellowstone: Our World's First National Park By Emily Farrell
Jul 3, 2014 Guest Blogs
Yellowstone National Park was established in 1872 as the first national park anywhere in the world. It comprises a vast wilderness area that draws people from all over the world, who come to enjoy the beautiful scenery as well as the hot springs and geyse…
Pittsfield: The Perfect End To Our US Trip | Moscow: The Not So Great Middle | Israel: Family Welcome
Jul 12, 2013 Northeast, USA
We were blessed to have relatives who recently brought and renovated a lake house in Pittsfield. It seemed the perfect end to our US trip. Plus details of our flight to Moscow & then Israel.