A Day Out in Silicon Valley, California

Silicon Valley

This post about Silicon Valley is a two-fer…two-fer-the-price-of-one! This is all about our recent trip to San Jose/Silicon Valley this summer and I not only talk about the food (DUH!), but I’m also including a couple places we visited! I’ll be the first to tell you that most people don’t think of going to Silicon Valley for a vacation. It’s not exactly your typical touristy-vacation type of destination. San Francisco? […]

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Where To Eat In Vancouver, Canada

Where To Eat In Vancouver

Where does one go to eat in Vancouver…that is the question of the day! I’m here to tell you that the options and variety available are plentiful! One thing I really enjoy doing now whenever we return to Vancouver is trying out new restaurants. It’s actually a mission of mine whenever we return anywhere we have been to before. That being said, we also have our favorites that are too […]

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A Day Out On A Road Trip to Canada

Road Trip 2017

(As usual with these travel posts, this entry is long and heavy on photos. I hope you enjoy the read and the photos I took!) Every summer since we moved to Hong Kong, we make a trip back to North America, spending time in both California and Canada. We used to fly between San Francisco and Vancouver, but my husband suggested a road trip one summer and the idea stuck. […]

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A Day Out In Myra Canyon, Kelowna

Myra Canyon

Every year, when my family and I travel to Canada, we spend a few days in Kelowna visiting my husband’s mom. On this recent trip, smoke from nearby forest fires was blowing into Kelowna, making air quality quite bad. But we lucked out on our last full day and the skies cleared and we were able to get out and do some hiking! Looking online for “things to do in […]

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A Day Out At The Rock of Gibraltar

The Rock of Gibraltar

During our Easter trip to Spain and Portugal, we also visited Gibraltar. Did you know that Gibraltar shares its border with Spain? I did not know that geographical fact prior to this trip! I thought visiting two countries in one trip was already a big deal, so adding on a trip to Gibraltar was a nice bonus! And what do you go see when you go to Gibraltar? The Rock! […]

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