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Experience Canada’s natural beauty wi...

Jan 08, 2017No Comments

Free National Parks Pass from Canada Parks Canada is home to some of the world’s most stunning national parks. This year, in celebration of Canada’s 150th birthday, you can explore them for free. Canada Parks is giving

Find Your Perfect Backpack Fit

Aug 28, 2015No Comments

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Rabies: Risk & Prevention While Travel...

Aug 19, 2015No Comments

You’ve probably heard of rabies, if not in science class or at your vet’s office then in books and movies. The disease’s long history and neurotropic nature have made it an effective and enduring symbol of

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Simplifying Skincare & Travel with OCM

Aug 06, 2015No Comments

For those of us who enjoy traveling often, to foreign places, and with little luggage, anything we can do to save space and lower maintenance is a godsend. Particularly helpful, then, is finding a skincare routine

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Tim Van Der Linden’s Antarctic Advent...

Jun 24, 20151 Comment

Google “top honeymoon destinations” and you’ll discover a predictably similar selection of results: a passel of palm-fringed, white sand beaches hovering around 25°C (80°F). The accompanying images show couples lovingly holding hands while admiring ocean sunsets,

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Joslin Carson and the Sea Turtles

May 23, 20147 Comments

Seven years ago an American woman named Joslin Carson set out on an adventure that would change her life forever. Fed up with the careless, consumerist culture in the United States and intent on showing her

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Easy, Lucky, Free: Living The Dream

May 22, 20142 Comments

My boyfriend fiance, LJ, and I are often told how lucky we are to live how we do, how most people don’t have our freedom, and how our lifestyle is so out of their reach.  These may

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Girl Eat World: Flavourful photos in 30+ co...

May 18, 20141 Comment

I was recently introduced to the work of Melissa Hei, an up-and-coming Instagram phenom based in Singapore.  Certainly, Melissa is many things – dedicated runner, X-Phile, nail polish aficionado, avid traveler and, by trade, web designer

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Feliz día de las madres! Mother’s Da...

May 12, 20141 Comment

Yesterday most of the world celebrated Mother’s Day.  Here in Mexico, we celebrated Día de las Madres the day before, May 10.  Each year on this date the people of El Salvador, Guatemala, and Mexico honor

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Yellowknife to Mexico with a Dog, an interv...

Apr 10, 2014No Comments

Brad Hussey, the owner of Brightside Studios and BradHussey.ca recently interviewed us for his website. We’ve all seen and heard the news about Mexico—on the surface it looks like an insanely dangerous country, ridden with violent drug-related