Adventures from My Bucket List · Europe · Travel

Discover the Glaciers in Iceland (A Self-Drive Tour)

Blue Lagoon, check.  Icelandic waterfalls, check!  Next on our list are the breathtaking glaciers of Iceland.  Our Iceland adventure would not be complete without a self-drive tour of the glaciers in Iceland. The next 5 items on the list are locations where we saw beautiful glaciers, icebergs, and ice crystals.  This will give you a… Continue reading Discover the Glaciers in Iceland (A Self-Drive Tour)

Adventures from My Bucket List · Europe · Travel

Explore and Discover the Beautiful Waterfalls of Iceland

One of the spectacles that you will notice when traveling around Iceland is its great number of beautiful waterfalls.  If you think seeing one waterfall is enough, you will think twice after seeing the photos.  Iceland is such a magical place that each waterfall has their own unique and stunning characteristics.  See the amazing waterfalls of Iceland from… Continue reading Explore and Discover the Beautiful Waterfalls of Iceland

Adventures from My Bucket List · Europe · Travel

The Blue Lagoon Experience in Iceland

We first had our doubts when we were planning our visit to Blue Lagoon, thinking it might be overrated.  Since we did not know when we will have another chance to visit Iceland, we decided to push through and see the famous Blue Lagoon.  Good thing we did because it turned out to be one of the… Continue reading The Blue Lagoon Experience in Iceland

Travel

The History of Airline Food

By Jon Whilst For the last couple of years, major international airports around the world have been competing in offering the best entertainment and amenities, but not everyone needs a meditation/yoga room by their boarding gate or a four-storey slide to enjoy their time at the airport. Sometimes, all you need is a great food court… Continue reading The History of Airline Food

Restaurants · Toronto · Travel

Romantic Dinner at One of Toronto’s Top Steakhouses

Mr. C knew exactly how to make my birthday special and that was by treating to me to one of the top steakhouses in Toronto – Jacobs & Co. Steakhouse!  Ever since this top-notch restaurant was introduced to us by our friend, Jacobs & Co. Steakhouse has become a part of my restaurant wishlist.  Restaurant wishlist, meaning, all of the restaurants I would love to… Continue reading Romantic Dinner at One of Toronto’s Top Steakhouses

Ontario · Travel · Videos

Amazing Salmons Fight Their Way Up the River of Port Hope for the Annual Salmon Run

Fall has arrived and the annual salmon run has begun! At Port Hope, Ontario, we witnessed the incredible survival instinct of salmons.  Every fall, salmons migrate to the upper part of the river to spawn their eggs.  Imagine large salmons jumping a fish ladder and swimming against the strong current just to spawn their eggs!   When we… Continue reading Amazing Salmons Fight Their Way Up the River of Port Hope for the Annual Salmon Run

Acquiring Miles & Points · Hotels · Travel

Hotel Promo: Earn 75,000 Points with Hyatt’s Promo – More Points More Play

Here is another chance to earn extra 75,000 Hyatt hotel points, thanks to Hyatt’s promo – More Points More Play! Remember the “Stay More Play More” promo they released earlier this year?  It’s one of our favorite hotel promos because we were able to collect 75,000 BONUS hotel points!  Well, they returned this promo, now called “More Points… Continue reading Hotel Promo: Earn 75,000 Points with Hyatt’s Promo – More Points More Play

Acquiring Miles & Points · Hotels · Travel

Hotel Promo: SPG More for You (Double and Triple Your SPG Starpoints)

As avid hotel points collectors, we are very excited with SPG’s new promo called “SPG More for You.”  This promo is similar to the one they released earlier this year called SPG Triple Up.  It is time for us to earn double and TRIPLE hotel points (Starpoints) again! SPG More for You The rules are simple.  Earn double Starpoints on weekday… Continue reading Hotel Promo: SPG More for You (Double and Triple Your SPG Starpoints)

Canada · Hotels in Canada · Road Trips · Travel

Cross-Country Road Trip: Drive from Calgary to Toronto

After roughly 3,500 km and 36 hours of driving across 3 timezones, 4 provinces and 29 cities and towns, we finally completed our first Canadian cross-country road trip! If you are planning to drive from Calgary to Toronto, you might find our experience and tips helpful. Getting Ready for the Road Trip Like any other road… Continue reading Cross-Country Road Trip: Drive from Calgary to Toronto

Adventures from My Bucket List · Canada · Ontario · Road Trips · Travel

Meteor Shower Adventure (Escaping the City Lights)

I am happy to tell you that I was able to cross off another awesome item in my bucket list – witnessing a meteor shower!  We made a lot of preparations to achieve this bucket list item and I am glad we did.  It is an unforgettable experience unlike any other. ♥  Read our exciting late night adventure/road… Continue reading Meteor Shower Adventure (Escaping the City Lights)