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The last time I saw Niagara Falls was over 20 years ago. I normally would not have visited again so soon but since we’re still living in a period where most borders remain closed and international travel has not yet…

Canada

A lot of the famous cities around the world have their own giant Ferris wheel. Montreal was beginning to get a bit jealous so in 2017 we inaugurated our own. La Grande Roue (The Big Wheel), as it is called…

United States

I had the opportunity to visit Las Vegas for a few days. Sure, officially I was there to attend a conference for work but honestly, this place constantly just felt like a giant playground for grown-ups. The organizers of such…

Mexico

The God of the Winds Temple is one of the many archeological sites of the Tulum region of Mexico. Being a well preserved Mayan site, Tulum attracts thousands of tourists each year. Despite not being as impressive as other sites…

Travel talk

Needless to say, there have been no memories made abroad in 2020. Things being the way they are, this year’s memories have all be created right here in Canada. Here’s to a year we’d like to forget… but never will.…

Canada

It’s cold, it’s snowing, it’s Christmas time but it’s also Covid times. This is a glimpse of Old Montreal and its Chinatown right before the 2020 holidays. Restaurants and bars are obviously closed for dine-in but there was still a…

Canada

It’s that long weekend getaway to the country house. No plans. No alarms. No emails. No Netflix. No stress. It feels good to disconnect from our daily realities sometimes.

Canada

Twenty twenty has has not been a particularly good year for the world in general. Due to COVID-19, most Canadians have not been doing much traveling since March. Since we cannot really leave the country, most of us have used…

Canada

Despite being in the dead of winter, this was a rainy night in Montreal. The Jardins Gamelin (Gamelin Gardens) located in the Quartier des Spectacles (near Berri-UQAM Metro station) was lit up and decorated for the Christmas Holidays. Not far…

Dominican Republic

Any Canadian knows the concept of an all-inclusive trip “down South”. It’s a vacation package where you pay a single fee that includes your flight, hotel, transportation and unlimited food and drinks. Yes, that includes all the alcoholic beverages you…