Prince Edward County: 2 Day Travel Guide

Over Canadian Thanksgiving long weekend, Kevin and I visited Prince Edward County (PEC), Ontario for the first time with our friends Karen and Justin.  PEC is a municipality in southern Ontario consisting of various communities – the largest ones being Picton and Wellington.   PEC is only about 2.5 – 3 hours drive from Toronto so it is manageable as just a day trip, but has … Continue reading Prince Edward County: 2 Day Travel Guide

Krakow, Poland: Travel Guide

We started the second leg of our Euro Trip in the wee hours of the morning in Krakow coming in from Berlin via overnight sleeper train. Quick summary on sleeper train for any of you who may be interested but have never experienced it:  This was our first sleeper train experience and it started off rocky as we were immediately surprised by being split into separate cabins. … Continue reading Krakow, Poland: Travel Guide

Yountville: Travel Guide

Yountville is a small town located in Napa Valley, California’s Wine Country. First grew to fame when celebrity chef Thomas Keller took over The French Laundry (now a three Michelin star restaurant) in 1994. Since then it has become home to an abundance of renowned wineries and 3 Michelin starred restaurants. If you are looking to wine and dine, Yountville is the perfect lifestyle destination. Continue reading “Yountville: Travel Guide”

Safari in Tanzania

Back in August 2017, I took on the challenge to climb Mt. Kilimanjaro with my friend Alicia. And our adventure did NOT just end there! We spent another week in Tanzania visiting a local town to see their various co-operatives, a Maasai village, and the most anticipated of all for me – SAFARI. If you’re interested in such an adventure, here’s some information on my … Continue reading Safari in Tanzania

5 Days in Montreal

Montreal is a popular long weekend destination for us in Toronto since it’s only a 6 – 7 hour drive away. I visited Montreal for the first time as an adult over the Canadian Thanksgiving holidays. Here are some of the cool things I did during the 5 days.  Live in an awesome Airbnb. Although your stay indoors might be short, a great accommodation does make … Continue reading 5 Days in Montreal

Kilimanjaro – The Summit

A lengthy description of my personal experience on summiting Kilimanjaro. It definitely varies by the individual as some group mates had it worse, while others had it better that night. For basic trip details and suggested packing list, see my introductory post on the ascent. Summit night begins at midnight sharp as we roll into our 7th day of the hike on Lemosho route. However for … Continue reading Kilimanjaro – The Summit