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    5 Great Weekend Escapes from LA

    For many, Los Angeles is a dream destination in and of itself. And it’s not hard to understand why. From the beautiful beaches to the vibrant night life, from the world class restaurants and shopping to the lure of celebrity sightings … there’s a lot going on in LA and there are plenty of reasons […] Read more…

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    10 Places to Explore in Canada

    Today marks Canada’s 147th birthday and as a proud Canadian, I’m ready to celebrate! Canada means everything to me – it’s a land of peace, kindness and opportunity that every day, I’m grateful to call home. Read more…



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    Best Date Night Restaurants in Toronto

    Valentine’s Day is around the corner and if you’re looking for the perfect romantic corner table for you and your someone special, look no further than this list of suggestions from Toronto-based bloggers who know the city inside out. From new Toronto hotspots to tried and true favourites you’ll love returning to over and over, […] Read more…

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    Eat: Sugarfina

    If you’re a kid at heart and have a secret, insatiable sweet tooth, it’s a safe bet to say that you’re going to adore Sugarfina.  Read more…


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    Mall of America: Why You Should Go

    When I was first invited to Mall of America in Bloomington, Minnesota, my answer was a resounding yes, please! A few days of shopping and entertainment inside the largest mall in America? Sounded like fun to me! But what I didn’t know then was that Mall of America, which opened in 1992 and cost over […] Read more…

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    10 Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas For the Girl Who Loves to Travel

    Not sure what to get your special girl for Valentine’s Day? If she’s a travel junkie, we say skip the chocolates and flowers and opt for something that speaks to her passion. You’ll earn brownie points, for sure! Here are 10 Valentine’s Day gift ideas she’s sure to love: 1 Handpainted Globes Handpainted in black, […] Read more…


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    Travel Essential: The Blanket Scarf

    The blanket scarf is something I’ve needed my whole life and just didn’t know it. I’m always shivering on planes, always needing something to cover my shoulders, my legs, my hands. Packing a blanket just seems ridiculous. But packing a blanket scarf? Now that’s the perfect compromise. Small enough to count as a scarf but […] Read more…

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    What to Pack For Summer Travel to Alberta

    Planning to travel to Alberta this summer? Here are 8 things you’ll want to make sure you throw in your suitcase. Read more…


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    Flytographer Photo Shoot in Waikiki

    I’m someone who likes to travel light. I almost always travel with carry-on only and while there are lots of benefits to traveling this way, one downside is the dearth of space for shopping. I usually don’t have room in my suitcase to fit anything other than what I left home with! Fortunately, some of […] Read more…

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    How To Take Better Photos With Your iPhone

    Most travelers I know are trying to travel lighter, faster and smarter. Doing this well comes from making decisions about everything – from when you buy your airline tickets to what you pack in your suitcase. Certainly, when it comes to traveling lighter, many travelers are opting to leave bulky DSLR cameras at home, in […] Read more…