3 nights in Vancouver (is not enough!)

Day 1 We docked into Vancouver port early Wednesday 14 September. We opted to walk to our hotel instead of lining up for a taxi because the queues were super long and Google maps said our hotel was only a 15 min walk away. I immediately took to Vancouver. It might have been because of … Continue reading 3 nights in Vancouver (is not enough!)

Cruising Alaska on the Island Princess (Sept 7-14)

On our most recent trip we went on a cruise to Alaska, and then spent a few days in Vancouver. I must say that this trip was one of the best holidays in my life (it didn’t beat my 30th birthday extravaganza or honeymoon, but I’d say it would make my top 3). Below was … Continue reading Cruising Alaska on the Island Princess (Sept 7-14)

Our March trip to Niagara Falls, Canada side

(Click on the above image to start the videos, otherwise click here) Gambit and I visited Niagara Falls earlier this year when he was in Toronto for business. I had asked to go there for a weekend visit previously but Gambit was never really committed to taking me. Only after going in March, I understood … Continue reading Our March trip to Niagara Falls, Canada side

Our first night in Montreal & eating at Maison Boulud

We arrived into Montreal around 7:15PM and by the time we found our hotel and checked in, it was 7:30PM. We stayed at the Hotel Bonaventure. I selected this hotel as I wanted it as close to the train station so that on Sunday morning we wouldn’t need to wake up early from a distant … Continue reading Our first night in Montreal & eating at Maison Boulud