Coromandel Peninsula

After a wet start in New Zealand we headed from Northland to the Coromandel Peninsula. The Coromandel is a beautiful coastal peninsula that forms part of the Waikato region. During our time in the Coromandel Peninsula we visited the Miranda Hot Springs, Thames, Coromandel Town, Whitianga, Cathedral Cove, Hot Water Beach and Paeroa before heading […]

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101: Pacific Highway – Trees of Mystery…

Weird, wacky, wonderful and slightly tacky… if you like all of those things and you’re fond of a tree or two then I’d definitely recommend Trees of Mystery. Just a short drive from the Redwood National Park and Crescent City is the hidden gem that takes you on a self-guided tour of a Redwood forest […]

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Rockies: Mosquito Creek

After a 2 night stay in Jasper, at 2 different hostels, we said goodbye to the farthest point on our Rockies tour and headed back towards Vancouver. We had no real plan for the day other than enjoying the drive and stopping at some of the view points we missed along the way. Mosquito Creek […]

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Le Château Frontenac

One of the stunning landmarks on the skyline of Quebec City is Le Château Frontenac. Le Château Frontenac is a stunning hotel with 618 rooms and suites and draws on the architectural styles of the Middle Ages and the Renaissance. The hotel is reportedly the most photographed hotel in the world and its easy to […]

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Québec City…

Two things I have to say before I start my blog post about Quebec City… Sorry it’s been a while since my last post – I’d hoped to keep on top of blogging but I guess I’m just having too much fun! Quebec City is one of most beautiful places I’ve ever visited so expect […]

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Notre-Dame Basilica of Montréal

One of the main attractions of Montreal is the amazing Notre-Dame Basilica! It’s by far the most stunning basilica I’ve seen and although the outside is fairly understated the inside was amazing. There are other basilicas, churches and cathedrals in Montreal that are equally impressive but there was something really special about the Notre-Dame Basilica. […]

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Montréal Art

Firstly I want to apologise for the gap in my blog posts – whilst travelling is amazing and you get to see so many wonderful things it does tend to hinder your blog-ortunities! This post is a tribute to some of the weird and wacky (but utterly amazing) artwork that pops up all over Montreal. […]

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