India – Day 12, Goa to Jodhpur

06. May 2017 Travel 0
India – Day 12, Goa to Jodhpur
Today we caught an early flight from Goa to Mumbai, then from Mumbai to Jodhpur after a short layover. Jodhpur is a really cool city – it has a mix of historic forts and busy streets that make it feel very alive. Our hotel was only three miles from the airport but took half an ...

India – Day 11, Goa

06. May 2017 Travel 0
India – Day 11, Goa
Today was relaxing. We had breakfast around ten, then headed to the beach for another day of sun. It was hot, and we took quite a few photos with the go pro to document Goa a bit better. After our time at the beach we headed to the pool. Again it was empty. I think ...

India – Day 9 & 10, Jaipur to Goa

06. May 2017 Travel 0
India – Day 9 & 10, Jaipur to Goa
Our plans changed, and honestly, I was kind of excited about it. Instead of Jaisalmer Amanda and I decided to head to Goa for 3 nights. It would be the perfect opportunity to relax and get a little sun. First, we traveled. We left at 3 pm from our hotel in Jaipur and flew to ...

India – Day 8, Jaipur

06. May 2017 Travel 0
India – Day 8, Jaipur
Today was hectic. We woke up at 5 am to meet our tour in the Pink City. This morning we went on a bike tour of Jaipur, and while we were 30 minutes late due to our hotel not allowing tuk-tuks to enter, we made it. It turned out the tour was only us and ...

My First Trip to India [VIDEO]

05. May 2017 Travel 0
My First Trip to India [VIDEO]
I’ve documented almost half of my India trip on this blog, but haven’t written anything for a few months. Getting the last few days up has fallen on the back burner and I’m going to try my best to get them up over the next week. I’ve already written them when the memories were fresh, ...

Hiking at Garibaldi Provincial Park

14. January 2017 Travel 0
Hiking at Garibaldi Provincial Park
On August 23rd of 2015, my girlfriend Amanda convinced me to hike up to Garibaldi, which is located a couple of hours from Vancouver. It’s about a 20km round trip hike, and I figured I would enjoy the challenge. Now that it’s all said and done, I definitely enjoyed it. At the time though, it ...

Experiences Over Things: Colorado Ski Trip

09. January 2017 Travel 0
Experiences Over Things: Colorado Ski Trip
I’ve spent every Christmas for the last 28 years with my family. This year, I broke the trend and spent the day with my girlfriend Amanda’s fam. We had a great day and had a white Christmas in Vancouver instead of a palm tree Christmas in Florida.  Since my family would be apart for the ...

Edmonton in January

08. January 2017 Travel 0
Edmonton in January
Yeah, it’s pretty cold here. I came out to Edmonton on Friday night for a wedding on Saturday. My two old bosses decided to get hitched, so I’m bearing down and trying to survive the -20 Celsius weather. Haven’t had much time here, but I did get my hands on some Seoul Fried Chicken my ...

Key West 2016

04. January 2017 Travel 0
Key West 2016
In November just before Thanksgiving, my family and my girlfriend’s parents decided to take a trip to Key West. We stayed at an Airbnb for 2 nights and had a blast. The first night, we stopped in at Louie’s Backyard for a five-star dinner. The sun was just setting as we ate, making the very ...

India – Day 6 & 7, Varanasi to Jaipur

14. October 2016 Travel 0
India – Day 6 & 7, Varanasi to Jaipur
Day 6 of our trip to India was almost completely devoted to traveling, so I’ll include it here with Day 7. We started our day on the Ganges again, or the “Ganga” as they refer to it here. We just had time to take in the sunrise and head up and down the river for ...