How to take an epic road trip across Canada

How to take an epic road trip across Canada

EPIC ROAD TRIP! YEAH!…or something like that. Here’s how to make it happen north of the border. Ahh, the great open road. For decades, people of many nationalities and age groups have talked about, joked about, and often taken the Great Road Trip Across...
How we get to so many places when we travel

How we get to so many places when we travel

No matter how long you’re traveling, there comes a time when you want to take in a lot of places in a short amount of time. Here’s how to do it. Know yourself – and what interests you It’s perhaps the first rule in many things, and yet it still holds...
Navigate the World with Google Maps: 9 Quick Protips

Navigate the World with Google Maps: 9 Quick Protips

Having spent years navigating the world with little more than an iPhone and the free Google Maps app, I’ve noticed there are more than a few quirks to it. Quick note: while I’m sure the Android version of the map has some of its own quirks, I’ll have...
Life as an expat: what to do about your mail?

Life as an expat: what to do about your mail?

It’s one of those classic questions – and I’m here to say there are plenty of ways to handle your snail / paper mail. Photo by veggiegretz If you’re moving to another country, there are plenty of loose ends to tie up, and quite a few of them have to...